Instructor for Ballet, Jazz, Tap, & Acro
Miss Olivia Burdick
Miss Olivia is a full-time nursing student at Central Technical College and a professional dancer with the UnBound Dance Company. Olivia is a master teacher in the Carolinas and assistant competition director with Southeast Showdown Dance Competition. She is one of our competition choreographers and grew up dancing at Dreamworks. At 16, she was selected and attended a 5-week intensive ballet study with the Governor's School for the Arts in Greenville, South Carolina, in 2018. She attended the Acrobatic Arts Training in 2017 as an assistant. She began assisting classes at Dreamworks Dance Academy at 10 years old. She is sought after as a teacher and choreographer and will offer private lessons this year.
She is a Jump VIP Finalist, REVEL scholarship winner, and Dance Makers scholarship winner. She has won numerous regional and national dance awards, national scholarships, and New York and LA dance scholarships. She toured with Southeast Showdown as emcee and judged.
She was selected as “Most Friendliest” as her Sumter High School senior superlative, where she was on the track team, SHS pageant winner, Dance Team, and a member of the National Honor Society.