Maddie Kurtz received her dance training at the D’valda and Sirico Dance and Music Centre in Fairfield, CT, where she was a member of the award winning DVS Dance Company. She has trained extensively in ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz, and tap with renowned teachers such as Angela D’valda Sirico, Steve Sirico, Jessica Rizzo, Michael Schulster, and Simone Depaolo, and attended summer intensives around the country, including Peridance Capezio Center in NYC and the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. Maddie is now a senior at Colby, finishing her B.A. in Dance and Religious Studies. At Colby, she has had the privilege to work with leaders in the dance field, such as Annie Kloppenberg, Kendra Portier, Meredith Lyons, Paul Matteson, Heidi Henderson, Adriana Durant, and Amanda Hamp. Additionally, she attended the Headlong Performance Institute in Philadelphia in fall 2012 where she trained intensively in creating collaborative performance art. Maddie also holds a 200 hour yoga certification from School Yoga institute and is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) with the Yoga Alliance. She is excited to join the TNT family and share her passion for movement!
Miss Maddie will be teaching; Ballet I & II, Pointe, Yoga & Advanced Edge Ballet.