Dance Educators of America

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Dance Educators Of America
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Densil adams
BALLET

Densil Adams is the Co-Owner of Preston Center Dance, Inc. in dallas texas. Mr. Adams has been a ballet master for the past thirty-three years and has earned an enviable reputation as an educator, adjudicator and choreographer. Mr. Adams is on the faculty of many leading dance organizations in the U.S, and Canada. Densil attended Birmingham-Southern College on a full scholarship and was a member of the Birmingham ballet. In 1976 he moved to New York City to continue his formal training at the Joffrey Ballet. Densil had the privilege of spending the summer of 1979 at Jacobs Pillow culminating with an apprenticeship with the American Ballet Theatre. In 1980 he relocated to Dallas to accept a principal contract from George Skibine with the Dallas Ballet. With a strong interest in modern, Densil became an artistic director and performing artist with Dancers Unlimited Repertory Company of Dallas. During this time he performed works from world renowned artist as Moses Pendelton, Bill T. Jones, Matthew Diamond, Douglas Nelson and Judith Jamison. Mr. Adams was a member of Actors Equity and contracted several national broadway tours.

As a choreographer, Mr. Adams continues to produce choreography for regional dance america ballet festivals, fashion shows, national commercials and the leading charity organizations in the Dallas/ft. worth metroplex.

Mr. Adams was recently honored as the recipient of the 2015 Dance Masters of America Presidents Award.