Tecumseh Dance Workshop

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Tecumseh Dance Theatre Company

 Tecumseh Dance Theatre Company is the Premier Dance Company of Tecumseh Dance Workshop. In 2012, TDTC had several milestones. Ballet Mistress, Annamia Anderson-Rumley, set most of Act  3, of  the 200yr. old masterpiece by Marius Petipa, "Le Corsair". In 2013 portions of Petipas' "Sleeping Beauty" was set. In 2014 we will see portions of the classical ballet "Giselle". In March 2012, TDTC attended Cathy Roes Presgious "Ultimate Dance" competition. Dancers and Teachers won numerous awards including, Judges Lincoln Center Award and Excellence in Ballet Technique. TDTC Executive Director Deena Bryan garnered many awards including Top Choreography for her modern piece "Storm". "Storm" also received Highest Overall Score, Judges Choice Award for Best Precision, Most Graceful, and Highest Overall Teen Score. "Storm" was also chosen to perform at Cathy Roes Ultimate Dance Nationals in Ohio. In 2013 Deena Bryan also received Highest Overall Score for her piece "Facades". Dancers also were awarded 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place "Miss Ultimate Dance".

   In the past 5yrs., dancers from TDTC and TDW students have been chosen for summer work with major dance companies such as American Ballet Theater, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Hubbard Street Dance, Ballet Met, Cincinatti Ballet, New York City Ballet, Saratoga, Joffrey Ballet training program and its International Exchange program with the Bolshoi Ballet, North Carolina School of the Arts, Interlochen, Point Park University, and Oakland University. Dancers have worked with choreographers from the Michigan Dance Project, Eisenhower Dance Ensemble, Peter Sparling, and Joe Briggs from the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater.