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)


2023-2024 Dance Year 

The dance year is 40 weeks of classes from
August 14, 2023 - June 8, 2024

The spring semester has just begun,
and it's a great time to join.
Come dance with us!

See the 2023-2024 class schedule
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.

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Summer 2023 Dates

2023-2024 Dance Year Dates
  » Aug 14: Start of the 40-week 2023-2024 dance year.
  » Sep 4: Labor Day - NCDI closed.
  » Nov 22-26 (Wed-Sun): Thanksgiving - NCDI closed.
  » Dec 20 - Jan 2: Winter Break - NCDI closed.
  » Jan 3, 2024: Classes resume.
  » Mar 25-30: Spring Break - NCDI closed.
  » May 27: Memorial Day - NCDI closed.
  » Jun 8: End of the 40-week 2023-2024 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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