Dance Alive Volunteers:

 Susan Holland, Emily Sapere, Caroline Giles, Monica Coulter, BreeZ Holland, Ta’Sean Honeysucker, Joanna and Tim King

George R. Johnson Family Foundation

for generous support that has been making a difference in young children’s lives for 22 years

Tennessee Arts Commission

for its enduring support with its Arts in Education Grant 


for its support of Ballet Tennessee as a cultural arts partner

Performing Arts League

for scholarships to students who would not otherwise have been able to take dance intensive. Also PAL awarded a grant to BT for equipment for the new conditioning program, Progressive Ballet Technique.

 BT faculty teaching artists:

Jere Hunt, Monica Coulter, Catherine Gaudreau, Crystal Newson, Nia Sanders for your talent and caring. 

 Jules Downum and Mattie Waters

of Pop-up Project and The Bessie Smith Cultural Center for a second film that was again premiered at the Dance Alive/ BTSI performance. 



Founders: Anna Baker-VanCura & Barry VanCura

(423) 821-2055 ~ 3202 Kelly's Ferry Rd. Chattanooga, TN, 37419