Delta Dancer Spring Show is tonight

  • Wednesday, 20 April 2016 23:09

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Join us for the Delta Dancer Spring Show tonight at 6pm in the Fine Arts Auditorium! (There will not be a matinee performance.)

FREE for MDCC students, faculty, and staff (with MDCC ID)
$7 for Adults
$3 for Children under 12

2015-16 Delta Dancers Announced

  • Tuesday, 26 May 2015 08:52

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Over 45 recruits came to Mississippi Delta Community College’s Moorhead Campus on April 22 to audition for a spot on the 2015-16 MDCC Delta Dancers. The Delta Dancers represent MDCC throughout the year at campus, athletic, and community events. Dancers receive a full scholarship to MDCC covering tuition, room, and meals. The following young women from across the Delta were chosen as new Delta Dancers for 2015-16:

(L to R) Jaterria Bolden, Greenville High School; Jaymesha McKnight, Greenville High School; Abrian Smith, Greenville High School; Lemetria Williams, Gentry High School; Hillary Griffin, Cleveland High School; Taylor Couey, Cleveland High School; Madison Hays, Cleveland High School; Melissa Onate, Cleveland High School; Heather McCool, North Sunflower Academy; Laurent Fisher, Gentry High School; Kiara Brown, Greenville High School; Casey Lee, Greenville High School; Amber McCollum, Cleveland High School; Shaikeyna Mitchell, Leland High School.
Not pictured: Kiviyon Jones, Greenville High School; Catherine Nash, Deer Creek High School; Audrey Gonzales, Dance Team Manager, Deer Creek High School.


Delta Dancer Tryouts Coming Up

  • Thursday, 19 March 2015 15:25
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The MDCC Delta Dancers are hosting an Audition Workshop and Spring Tryouts for the 2015-16 Dance Team. Delta Dancers receive a full scholarship to MDCC covering tuition, room, and meals.

The Audition Workshop will be held on Monday, April 20 at 3:00 p.m. in the J.T. Hall Coliseum Dance Studio. Check-In begins at 2:30. The workshop is not required in order to audition, but individuals planning to try out are encouraged to attend. The audition routine, required technique, and scholarship information will be covered. The cost of the workshop is $25.00 and can be paid at Check-In. Individuals should dress in appropriate dance attire and wear jazz or tennis shoes.

Spring Tryouts will be held on Wednesday, April 22 at 3:00 in the J.T. Hall Coliseum Dance Studio. Check-In begins at 2:30. There is no fee to try-out. Individuals should dress in appropriate dance attire and wear jazz or tennis shoes. A routine will be taught for tryouts, so it is not necessary to bring a prepared dance.

For more information, please contact MDCC’s Delta Dancer Director: Stacy Upton at (662) 246-6454 or by e-mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

MDCC Announces 2013-2014 Delta Dancers

  • Wednesday, 12 June 2013 19:40

The Delta Dancers of Mississippi Delta Community College recently held auditions in the Yeats
Fine Arts Auditorium on the Moorhead Campus. Nearly 40 recruits attended the workshop on
campus where 12 young women were chosen as new members of the 2013-2014 Delta Dancers.
New members will join returning sophomore dancers on campus this summer to begin
preparationsfor the 2013-2014 school year. The squad participates on campusthroughout the
year at athletic events, pep rallies, homecoming festivities, alumni meetings, and recruiting
events. In addition, they travel and perform around the state at schools, community events,
parades, festivals, and at Walt Disney World and forCarnival Cruise Line. The 2013-14 team
members, pictured above, recently met on campus with their Director, Stacy Upton, to begin
their college careers.

Front row (L-R): Cale' Irwin, Carrollton; Elizabeth Braswell, Greenwood; Destiny Ward, Greenville; Lauren
Gentry, Merigold; Savannah Wilbanks, Ripley; Katie Frith, Greenville; Shakebra Dudley, Rosedale;
Stephanie Davis, Shaw.
Back row (L-R): Morgan Jordan, Lake Charles, LA; Devin Che' White, Benton; Brittney Barnes, Merigold;
Mary Holly Fleming, Greenwood; Sakita Jones, Indianola; Hannah Hardin, Cleveland; Kiyona Crawford,
Indianola; Casey Reifers, Greenwood; Takierra Usry, Rosedale; Corey Brooke Carlisle, Carrollton; Emily
Ray, Merigold.