Dancer Health & Wellness

Meet Our Partners:

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Dr. Sonya
Elite Chiropractic

Debra Berger began her professional career at the age of nine when she performed with the New York City Ballet Company. Debra was a student at The School of American Ballet and performed with the company in The Nutcracker, a Midsummer Night’s Dream and Harlequinade. She studied modern at the Alvin Ailey School, as well as jazz with Luigi, Charles Kelly and Nat Horne.

Growing up in New York City she had the opportunity to study acting at HB Studios and voice with some of the greatest teachers in musical theater. Her performing credits also include: A Chorus Line, West Side Story, I Ought To Be In Pictures, and Educating Rita. As a director, choreographer, and teacher, Debra has traveled extensively, teaching ballet and jazz in the U.S. and Brazil. Debra is a certified Teaching Artist with Dancing Classrooms. She recently moved to Wilmington, and is thrilled to contribute to the performing arts in our community.

Dr. Sonya
Frank Institute

Debra Berger began her professional career at the age of nine when she performed with the New York City Ballet Company. Debra was a student at The School of American Ballet and performed with the company in The Nutcracker, a Midsummer Night’s Dream and Harlequinade. She studied modern at the Alvin Ailey School, as well as jazz with Luigi, Charles Kelly and Nat Horne.

Growing up in New York City she had the opportunity to study acting at HB Studios and voice with some of the greatest teachers in musical theater. Her performing credits also include: A Chorus Line, West Side Story, I Ought To Be In Pictures, and Educating Rita. As a director, choreographer, and teacher, Debra has traveled extensively, teaching ballet and jazz in the U.S. and Brazil. Debra is a certified Teaching Artist with Dancing Classrooms. She recently moved to Wilmington, and is thrilled to contribute to the performing arts in our community.

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Blue Smoke

WHAT THE PEOPLE SAY

"I have danced here for eight years straight and have loved it! Our Nutcracker is always so much fun to put together and preform and is ALWAYS a crowd pleaser. The teachers are all amazing! I felt over the last few years we've grown so much! I can not wait to see what next year has in store!! :)"

— Ella Gordon