March 7, 2020

The month of February is always a challenging one since it is so short. This year, Dance Theatre packed in two regional competitive events, the first at Starbound, Providence on the 15th and the second at Revolution, Worcester on the 29th. Dancers worked extremely hard...

December 12, 2019

Despite being married for almost 15 years, I have found you never can know everything about the other person. 

This season, the stars aligned and the logo (Jennifer Vecchio) decided to do a pilot pointe program.  It was because of this, we all got to know a much differ...

November 23, 2019

It was a cool and clear December day over a decade ago when the first holiday show took place.  A month

or so prior, Miss Jen (aka the logo) came up with an idea.  “Why don’t we have a Holiday Craft Fair at the studio?” she asked herself.  Soon, the voices in her head b...

August 5, 2019

Dance Theatre of Rhode Island

Season 30, One for the books

Just after the Holiday break in December, competition team rehearsals begin.  This season we had planned 4 regional events as well as one national for the team.  This particular year though, was full of surprises...

March 22, 2019

It was the last day of February when Dance Theatre of Rhode Island received the email inviting some of our specific competition routines to compete in an invitational located in Woodbridge, Virginia only 17 days later.  We had already committed to a regional competitio...

January 16, 2018

The 2017 competition season was the best in the 29 year history of the dance studio.  We claimed best studio honors for the third consecutive year to open the season in January at the Access Broadway regionals in Mystic, Ct.  We traveled to two Starbound regionals (Low...

May 23, 2017

The third weekend of regional competitions this year has just ended.  It was a quick turn around from the Starbound Lowell Regional.  Miss Jen and the team had to work extra hard to get all the new routines ready.  We were also excited to see some returning DTRI alumni...

January 23, 2017

The new season begins at a familiar venue.  DTRI travels with its competition team to Mystic, CT for the Access Broadway regional, set to make Access Broadway History.  

After an intense early December with Holiday Show prep and rehearsals, dancers were given some...

July 13, 2010

“We did what we came to do……”

This past weekend was the culmination of a years’ worth of practice and preparation to accomplish a single goal….to be the best that they could be. Needless to say the goal was accomplished.

Over this past year, the dancers and the direc...

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