"Dream ... Hope ... Imagine ... Believe"
Dancers trained at the Bucks County Studio Debra Sparks Dance Works are making a name for themselves in the Dance World!
Who's Doing What?
During or after training at DSDW, many dancers have been cast in roles on Broadway, in regional theatre, for television, and film. DSDW has proudly trained 10 Broadway performers and 15 Ballet Company members. DSDW has also earned over twenty college dance scholarships for our students. Below is a brief list of our students' accomplishments:
- Gracie Matwijec made her Broadway debut in 2015 in Matilda. Gracie's previous list of performances include the following. National tour: White Christmas (Susan Waverly).Off-Broadway: Mother Jones (Jane Markem). Regional Theater: Mary Poppins (Jane Banks), Music Man (Walnut Street Theater)
- Rachael Haber, Broadway's 'FOOTLOOSE', professional theatre
- Chrissy Schultz, New York City Ballet, Center Stage Actress (Feature Film)
- Samantha Renck, Miss America's Outstanding Teen, Highest Dance Scholarship in America 2015
- Camille Sears, chosen to study with the Bolshoi Ballet in Russia 2015
- Keith Wilson, Cats, Broadway
- Raymond Flowers, Swan Lake, Broadway
- Tamara Allison, Christmas Spectacular New York "Clara"
- Emily Katz, Las Vegas Jubilee Dancer, Broadway's 'SPAMALOT' , professional theater
- Lauren Renck, ROCKETTE
- Zara Tabackin, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Madison Square Garden
- Jessica Riloff, Sound of Music, Niagara Falls Mainstage
- Cameron Flurry, Mary Poppins
And that's just to name a few! Debra Sparks Dance Works offers dancers a solid foundation in all types of dance, including:
- Audition skills
- and much more
The DSDW Vision
Ms. Debra’s goal remains as it began in 1984: to teach talented children the wonderful art of ballet and dance, to encourage their growth in self-esteem with pride in their accomplishments, and—above all—to instill in them the “love of dance!”