Community Service

Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves.
– James M. Barrrie

At Stage Door Dance, we strongly believe that giving back to our community is an important component to our studio's cultural values. We offer a variety of service learning opportunities for all of our dancers, and past experiences have included:

  • Performance Opportunities at the Governor Morehead School for the Blind

  • Participation in Team Walks for the American Cancer Society

  • Fundraisers for Dancers Responding to Aids

  • Holiday Projects with Children’s Hospitals and Nursing Homes

  • Opportunities with Special Olympics of North Carolina

  • Charity Dance Classes

  • Penny Wars for the SPCA and Heart Pet Rescue

  • Performing & Collecting Donations for the VA Hospital in Durham

  • Performing at Marbles Kids Museum

  • Supporting Global H2O via the Make A Splash Initiative

  • Supporting the Me Fine Foundation via A Concert For The Kids Initiative

  • Girls Geared For Greatness Training and Empowerment Event

  • Luck Be For Lemmon to benefit The Frankie Lemmon School

The studio is also proud to support the following campaigns: 

  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Walk

  • The St. Baldrick’s Foundation

  • Lunafest Short Films Fest for The Breast Cancer Fund

  • Myra’s Angels Foundation

  • The Helen Foundation Campaign

  • SAFEChild

  • Bethesda Christian Academy

  • Relay For Life of Brier Creek

  • Raleigh Rescue Mission

  • Avent West Children's Mentoring

If you have a service need, event, or suggestion, please let our staff know. We love being involved in our community and want to help in any way we possibly can!