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© 2016 Creative Drama Children's Theater. All rights reserved.
WHERE TO FIND US
4794 Kinnamon Rd
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Monday 9:30am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 9:30am - 8:00pm
Wednesday 9:30am - 9:30pm
Thursday 9:30am- 8:00pm
The Story Of
Creative Drama Children's Theater's (CDCT) is a Christian based organization in
Clemmons, NC that opened its doors for business on September 6th, 2011. CDCT offers a number of fun and exciting classes for children in preschool through high school.
We teach the art of drama, dance, musical theater, voice, and piano
and help every student become the artist within.
- Owner/Artistic Director
Has taught theater and dance for 10 years in the NC Public School Systems. She has a BA in Theatre from UNC Chapel-Hill. Angela is certified to teach Theatre and Dance K-12 and used to be the Theatre Chair for the Davie County Arts Council
where she helped produce Camelot, Carousel, and Annie. She recently directed, produced and choreographed the Broadway Kids and Jr. versions of Aladdin, Beauty & The Beast and Guys & Dolls. She and her husband, Chris, have two beautiful daughters named Selah Marie and Sadie Belle and Angie is excited to be the Artistic Director of Creative Drama Children's Theater.
Chris Hudson- Owner/Executive Director
Emmy Nominated and Silver Telly Award winning television Producer/Director,
Chris Hudson has worked in television for over 15 years. A graduate of Queens University of Charlotte, Hudson started his career at WTVI, Charlotte’s PBS station doing
World War II documentaries and has worked for CMS-TV producing a number of local shows and videos. Currently, Hudson works for himself at Chris Hudson Productions located inside CDCT producing documentaries, local, regional, and national commercials and web videos and is getting his Masters in Documentary Film at Wake Forest University.
Hudson is also the Executive Director and owner of Creative Drama Children’s Theater and brings his creative marketing skills to CDCT in hopes to grow the business
into one of the most respected performing arts centers in the Triad.
Kathy Middleton - Voice Instructor
Kathy is a singer, songwriter, composer, and pianist. Her love for singing and writing music started at a very young age. She began playing the piano at the age of eight, and she has more than 25 years of experience in music. During that time, she has had many opportunities to work with young people.
She is currently a member of the The Grove Praise Band for the youth group at her church, in which she sings and plays keyboard. She has done this for the last 3 years. She is very involved with her youth group and enjoys mentoring and training young people in both voice and piano.
She has had many opportunities to play, sing, record, and perform her own music at churches, concerts, and various events, but her main passion is working with young people and helping them reach their musical potential.
Terri Butcher - Lead Dance Instructor
Ms. Terri began her dance career under the direction of Miss Judy Baylin when she was four years old. Her parents and Miss Judy saw right away that dancing and teaching were to be a large part of her life. Many summers were spent traveling to dance workshops taking Master Classes from Mallory Graham, Joel Ruminer, Danny & Betty Hoctor, Tommy Alexander, Darrin Contessa and many more talented instructors. Miss Terri has taught regular and competition classes. Her competition teams have won several overall awards. She is well versed in ballet, tap, jazz and acrobatics. Considered by her peers as one of the "foremost" children's teachers in the area, Miss Terri loves her "kids".
Miss Terri has also put some of her ballroom experience to use by participating in the Mocksville Woman's Club "Dancing With the Stars" in 2009 by choreographing and performing. With her "disco dancing" partner, Guy Arcuri, they received the honor of winning the 2010 "Take the Lead" in Winston-Salem.
Meet Our Staff
Nicolette is a passionate dancer and choreographer who grew up training on Danzforce Extreme’s competition team in Orlando, Florida. Her love for teaching thrived under the artistic direction at her studio where she both taught classes and assisted in choreographing national award winning pieces. Nicolette believes that dance has the ability to inspire and instill confidence in individuals of all ages and she strives to help artists explore their love for creativity. Currently, she attends Wake Forest University and is continuing her dance training as a member of both the Wake Forest Dance Team and Dance Company. Specializing in Contemporary, Ballet, Acrobatics and Jazz, Nicolette is excited to share her passion for the art with the CDCT family and to help students discover the power of dance.
Nicolette DeLorenzo - Dance Instructor
Karen Stutzman - Voice/Piano Instructor
Karen has taught music in public schools in VA and NC for 7 years, and she has taught private voice and piano for 12 years. Certified to teach music for grades PreK-12, Karen loves working with people of all ages to pursue their passions in music. She is a graduate of Bridgewater College (VA) with a B.A. in music, and she has enjoyed different opportunities to teach, lead and perform. She is happily married to Paul, and he is pastor of Fraternity Church of the Brethren in Winston-Salem. Karen and Paul are blessed with two wonderful children, Kaylee and Joshua. When she is not teaching, Karen likes spending time with family and friends, cooking, running, and helping in various ways at church. Karen is thrilled to join the team at CDCT as an instructor of piano, voice and vocal ensembles.