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Newest master teacher joins SEADAC for 2015 Summer Intensive.
Nick Baga

Nick Baga

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Nick has been gracing the television screen for quite some time starring as “The Drive Thru Rapper" in a National Taco Bell commercial and also in commercials for Target & K Swiss. Nick has made appearances on shows such as SNL, Ellen, American idol, Oprah, The Voice, So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing With The Stars, Much Music Awards, The Grammy's & the American Music Awards, Just to name a few. He can be spotted in numerous music videos for a range of artists including Aloe Blacc, Ricky Martin, Jo Jo, Vanessa Hudgens and the hugely successful "Baby" video by Justin Bieber which has reached over a billion views on YouTube!

Nick has not only entertained you on the small screen but on the big screen as well with roles such as Sketch in Hairspray, the “Dunkachino" with Al Pacino in Jack & Jill, as a featured dancer in the Muppets Movie and in Glee LIVE 3D! He's completed national and world tours with Justin Bieber, Paulina Rubio and The cast of Glee and has performed alongside talents like Zac Efron, Nicole Scherzinger, Jessica Simpson, Jennifer Lopez, Kelly Clarkson, Queen Latifah, Michele Pfiefer, Ricky Martin and John Travolta. Nick credits his success to his family and the training he received at The Gold School in Boston. He hopes to continue to be a positive influence through performance & lives by the motto: "Do what you like & you'll always like what you did."

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View Summer Intensive Brochure

Company Auditions

“SEADAC 2015-2016 Company Auditions will be held Wednesday, July 29th, 8:30 a.m. at DSD.
Mandatory Dancer / Parent Meeting Sunday, July 26th, 5:30 at DSD.
Dancers auditioning for company MUST attend 2015 Summer Intensive dance workshop.”

Welcome 2016-2017 SEADAC Company Dancers

Peyton Blackwell
Bethany Bradshaw
Caitlin Bryan
Anna Paige Burrow
Joneisha Carmichael
Kamryn Carroll
Camilla Crenshaw
Abigail Coleman
Kailynn Davis
Ann Dayton DeVane
Mary Catherine Dulaney
Emily Faught
Cassidy Garrard
Chloe Grammer
Emory Jones
Madeline Grace Lee
Reese Lisenby

Abby McSween
Kathryn Mims
Mary Hinson Mims
Alexandra Peters
Milana Reynolds
Liza Sealy
Anna Catherine Simmons
Emme Sinquefield
Damaris Slaughter
Destyni Stovall
Jensen Strength
Meghan Tamburin
Emily Tanton
Evie Thornton
Gracie Thrash
Elizabeth Williams

SOUTHEAST ALABAMA DANCE COMPANY is proud to have awarded 30 scholarships to underserved children in our community. These recipients will attend SEADAC's Rise Up! Praise Dance Camp, June 3 - 6, 2009. These young students will receive training from professional instructors and have the opportunity to feel the joy dancing freely brings! SEADAC continues to be able to provide outreach services like this, due to the generous support of our Patrons, Sponsors and the Alabama State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts, A Federal Agency.

View our list of Scholarships Awarded

Delivering Art Now through Children's Education

An exciting outreach program created by SEADAC to educate young students in the arts-with emphasis on dance.

In coordination with the Dothan City School System, both the Artistic Director and Assistant Artistic Director for SEADAC visit all 4th grade classes to speak about the upcoming performances on schedule for the year.

Read more: D.A.N.C. E. Program

SEADAC is always excited to have the opportunity to reach out to the community and educate those who do not readily have access to the arts. SEADAC volunteers by teaching dance classes to children and adults with disabilities from Dothan's Vaughn Blumberg Center. Vaughn Blumberg center Wells, Artistic Director of SEADAC, developed the S.T.A.R.S. program (Stepping Through Air Reaching Success) in 1996 to reach out and enrich the souls of people interested in dance. Ashlie has been volunteering her time to teach dance to people with disabilities at The Vaughn Blumberg center for 10 years through the Southeast Alabama Dance Company's outreach scholarship programs. It is a natural collaboration because our missions are both to help those interested in the arts achieve their maximum potential. Mrs. Wells states, "I love giving back the gift of dance that God has given me. The Vaughn Blumberg adults that I have had the privilege to work with are very special to me because they truly dance from the heart and have no inhibitions!"

Southeast Alabama Dance Company

The Southeast Alabama Dance Company is an organization consisting of approximately 30 serious dancers who study and perform a diverse repertoire of dance. Dancers in the company are selected annually through a strict audition process. The company presents three local performances each year. These include a holiday season performance of The Nutcracker sometimes accompanied by a live orchestra, a spring performance and an annual summer performance that is offered free to the public.

MISSION STATEMENT

Mission Statement of Southeast Alabama Dance Company

To provide performance opportunities and formal training to serious dance students, primarily in classical ballet.

To educate our community about dance by presenting professional performances and lecture demonstrations to schools, community organizations and the general public.

To enrich the lives of the Southeast area by exposing our audiences to a diverse repertoire of choreographers, dancers and guest artists.

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