Courtney Paige

began her formal dance training at the NORD/NOBA Center for Dance and New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA). She has attended many summer intensives at institutions such as Debbie Allen Dance Academy, Alonzo King's LINES Ballet, Complexions Contemporary Ballet, and The Ailey School. In 2014, Courtney was an honors graduate from the Ailey/Fordham B.F.A. Program. She has toured with Ailey II and Ron K. Brown/EVIDENCE Dance Company. Courtney has also worked and performed with The DynamitExperience, Darrell Grand Moultrie, Dwight Rhoden, Jeffrey Page, and Ray Mercer to name a few. Other credits include Broadway Bares: Takeoff (Chor. Laya Barak and Jonathan Lee), POWERPLAY (The Shed), 2016 VMA's: Beyoncé, and the Samsung S8 Release (Chor. Rich & Tone Talauega). Courtney is the 2019 recipient of the Artie Award presented by Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, INC. Courtney is a Certified Mental Health First Aid Responder and founder of BLOOM (Beautiful Littles Overcoming Obstacles of the Mind) Dance, bridging the gap between Dance and Mental Wellness programming. She regularly holds workshops in various community centers and after school dance programs. She gives thanks to God, her family, and chosen tribe for the unwavering support!