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Mitzi Davis- Teacher, Studio Director
Native of Boonville, NC- Graduate of Starmount High School - 1 year at High Point College - BA
in Industrial Psychology from UNC Charlotte. Dancer & Choreographer for Carolina Chargers (semi-pro football) 1979.
Opened Dance With Mitzi in March of 1981- Married Jerry Davis, Nov. 7, 1981-Moved to the current studio building in 1984-Master's
Degree in Dance Education from UNC Greensboro, 1987- Visual Ensemble Director for Starmount High School Marching Band, under direction
of J.P. VanHoy, 1989-2000.
Lindsey Hanes Hall
A student at DWM for 16 years and a company member for eight of those years. She is a graduate of Appalachian
State University with a degree in Dance Studies. She has taken many Master classes at conventions, New York City at Broadway Dance Center,
and while in college. A few master instructors include Mia Michaels, Gill Stroming, and Jason Piper. She performed in
multiple dance showcases while attending Appalachian State. She was in the first group to perform at Disney World and her choreography
seen on stage at Disney in 2013, and 2018. She has been teaching at DWM since 2012, and choreographing solos and small
group dances since she was in high school. Lindsey teaches technique classes in Jazz, Tap, and Contemporary, and choreographer
for the Advanced Competition Company 3. She enjoys sharing her passion for dance with the DWM family.
Began teaching Ballet and Jazz while attending the University of Virginia as an undergraduate student.
She graduated with a BS in Psychology and then later received a Master's in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University.
She continued to teach dance at a private studio in Charlottesville, Va. while working at UVA Hospital. Her experience includes
teaching at Shorter College while living in Georgia and teaching at a private studio in Illinois before moving to Elkin, North Carolina.
She has enjoyed choreographing for several community theaters through the years and continues to love teaching and choreographing
Ballet at DWM.