Kirstie Tice Spadie
Kirstie Spadie
Artistic Director
About NCDI
is a non‑recital, non‑competition institute focused on education and exposure to classical ballet and contemporary dance forms for children and adults.

NCDI Alumna Emily Nicolau
NCDI Alumnus Grady Bowman performed on Broadway in Wonderland, Billy Elliot, South Pacific, The Pirate Queen, and now appearing in Lost in Vegas with Tony Danza

Photos of the 1st week (June 2001)

Summer Classes and Camps

NCDI Alumna Maggie Mial, Photo by Steve Clarke

Join us for the 6-week summer session!
Classes and camps June 17 - July 27

See the summer class schedule
and summer dance camps
and register today!

If you have any questions about class selections, please email Kirstie. General information (policies, attire, etc.) can be found on our student information pages.


2024-2025 Dance Year 
- Schedule Preview -

The dance year is 40 weeks of classes from
August 12, 2024 - June 7, 2025

Registration will open soon, but you can
preview the 2024-2025 class schedule now!
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Summer 2024 Dates
  » Apr 15: Summer registration opened.
  » June 17: Start of the 6-week summer class session.
  » July: summer dance camps/intensives (dates vary).
  » July 4: NCDI will be CLOSED on Thursday July 4.
  » July 27: End of the 6-week summer class session.

2024-2025 Dance Year Dates
  » Aug 12: Start of the 40-week 2024-2025 dance year.

North Carolina Dance Institute
Day and evening classes
offering ballet, jazz, tap, modern, hip-hop, pointe, creative movement for ages 3 to adult.

For information: e-mail Kirstie or call 919-786-0555

North Carolina Dance Institute
5910-101 Duraleigh Rd, Raleigh NC 27612
("NC Dance" in Duraleigh Corners - see map)

We're proud to have students from all around the Triangle Area including Raleigh, Cary, Durham, Chapel Hill, Apex, Clayton, Clinton, Fuquay-Varina, Garner, Holly Springs, Knightdale, Morrisville, Wake Forest, Wendell, Youngsville, and Zebulon.
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Office Hours
Fall as of Aug 15
Mon: 4:00pm-8:00pm
Tue: 4:00pm-8:00pm
Wed: 5:00pm-8:00pm
Thu: 6:00pm-8:00pm
Fri: Office Closed
Sat: 9:00am-11:45am
Sun: Office Closed
You can always email Kirstie if you have any questions and register online.
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