Performing Company

The Performing Company is an elite performance and competitive group of dancers under the direction of Michelle Stafford, and assistant director Ashley Thon and Nick Gomez. The company members train in all styles of dance including, jazz, tap, ballet, contemporary, hip hop, modern, lyrical, and pointe. Company members receive training from the high caliber instructors at Next Step Dance, as well as top choreographers and teachers from all over the United States, and many times from around the world. They also attend conventions and competitions throughout the dance season. The Performing Company is open to dancers ages 5 and up and requires them to dedicate a minimum of 5-15 hours a week depending on their age and skill level. These classes are closed to members of Performing Company only.

Please contact the office for more information.

Important Dates

  • Last Day of Fall / Spring Classes
  • End of the Year Review
  • Officials Auditions
  • Summer Session Classes
  • Drill Company Auditions


  • End of the Year Review
  • BTF Summer Jam


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