TDW strives to provide a quality dance education, through highly trained and experienced faculty. Their mission is to nurture an appreciation of the Arts, instill a strong work ethic, self discipline, a sense of fulfillment and a greater knowledge of dance theory and technique.
Tecumseh Dance Theatre Company Executive Director Deena Bryan has garnered many awards including Top Choreography, Highest Overall Score, Judges Choice Award for Best Precision, Most Graceful, and Highest Overall Teen Score.
In the past 5 years, dancers from TDW have been chosen for summer work with major dance companies such as American Ballet Theater, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Hubbard Street Dance, Ballet Met, Cincinatti Ballet, New York City Ballet, Saratoga, Joffrey Ballet training program and its International Exchange program with the Bolshoi Ballet, North Carolina School of the Arts, Interlochen, Point Park University, and Oakland University. Dancers have worked with choreographers from the Michigan Dance Project, Eisenhower Dance Ensemble, Peter Sparling, and Joe Briggs from the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater.