ADT dancers over $300,000 in scholarship offers since 2017

Alabama Dance Theatre 2019 dancers and students. Front row: Lilla Kate Parkman, Camilla Ohme, Celeste Herod, Jane Abbie Alford, Micah Sims. 2nd row sitting: Molly Selman, Shannon McGaughey, Lilla Wilson, Isadora Wright, Cameron Crawford, Lauren Babcock, Samantha Bell, Amelia Kate Skala, Hays Chapman. 3rd row standing: Ryan Tucker, Karen Licari, Morgan Calhoun, Emily Efferson, Elle McBride, Kathryn Ruth Parsons, Alexandria Brooks, Savannah Golden, Morgan Marshall, Abigail Perkinson. Last row: Celeste Deale, Virginia Perry, Mary Olivia Dudley, Ahsha Gray, and Abigail Barr. 

Alabama Dance Theatre dancers and students continue to win acceptance, scholarships, and awards at some of the nation’s most selective dance institutions, colleges and universities. ADT is proud to announce that the following dancers have received awards, acceptance and/or scholarships to the following programs. College offers alone totaled over $300.000. 

Awards: 

SR HIGH DANCE

1st Place – Savannah Golden

HM – Mary Olivia Dudley

JR HIGH DANCE

1st Place – Cameron Caldwell

2nd Place – Celeste Herod

3rd Place – Clover Hardin

HM-Jane Abbie Alford and Shannon McGaughey 

Scholarships and Acceptances:

• Mary Olivia Dudley- acceptance to Brenau University Dance Program, $300 Scholarship to Brenau University Summer Intensive

• Emily Efferson- acceptance to Brenau University Dance Program, acceptance to UNC Charlotte Dance Program with $1500 scholarship per year

• Savannah Golden- invitation to apply to University of Utah, acceptance to Brenau University Dance Program

• Ahsha Gray- $400 Full Tuition Scholarship to Roswell Dance Theatre for Summer Intensive, $825 Full Tuition Scholarship to Metropolitan Ballet Theatre for Summer Intensive, $450 Scholarship to Brenau University Summer Intensive, Full Tuition, and all expenses paid trip to DAP Festival in Pietra Santa, Italy

• Clover Hardin-$300 Scholarship to Brenau University Summer Intensive, $500 Scholarship to Commercial Intensive

• Morgan Marshall- acceptance to Brenau University Summer Intensive, acceptance to UNC Charlotto Dance Program with $1500 Scholarship per year

• Camilla Ohme- $300 Scholarship to Brenau University Summer Intensive

• Lilla Kate Parkman-$825 Full Tuition Scholarship to Metropolitan Ballet Theatre Summer Intensive

• Abigail Perkinson- acceptance to Brenau University Dance Program, Full tuition, all expenses paid trip to DAP Festival in Pietra Santa, Italy.

• Karen Licari- invitation to apply to University of Utah

• Jane Abbie Alford - acceptance/scholarship to Dance Theatre of Harlem Summer Intensive, acceptance/scholarship to Brenau University Summer Intensive, acceptance to Joffrey Ballet Summer Intensive, acceptance to Alabama Ballet Summer Intensive

• Celeste Herod-acceptance to Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet Summer Intensive

• Molly Selman- acceptance to Andalusia Ballet

Alabama Dance Theatre, an Honor Company in RDA/Southeast performed “Ascension” choreographed by Janie Alford, and “Divergent” choreographed by Abigail Perkinson at the RDA National Festival in Athens, Georgia. 

ADT is located at the Armory Learning Arts Center, 1018 Madison Avenue. Don’t miss ADT’s FREE summer performances of “Stars on the Riverfront” July 30th –July 31st. For more information visit www.alabamadancetheatre.com