2022-2023 Season

Cranston Veterans Parade

November 11, 2022
Park Ave to Rolfe St
CDDS military families and their dancers are invited to march. All Company dancers participate.

Smithfield All Lit Up Parade

December 3, 2022
Select Companies march and perform in this annual festive parade!


PC Halftime

December 17+18, 2022
McVinney Auditorium, Providence
February 8, 2023
Amica Mutual Pavilion
All Ballet classes (Preschool and up) are invited to participate in our semi-annual performance of The Nutcracker, For Kids, By Kids.
Select Companies perform at the Providence College Mens Basketball game halftime!

Awards Banquet

March 19, 2023
Rhodes on the Pawtuxet, Cranston
All students and families invited to celebrate our dancers at the annual CDDS Awards Banquet sponsored by Dance For Art, Inc.

Tomorrow Fund Stroll

April 2023
Garden City Center, Cranston
All students and families invited to walk with Team CDDS in honor of our dancing warrior, Taila-Lynn Silvia, at this annual fundraiser.
Select dancers perform.

PVD Fest

Gaspee Days Parade

June 2023
Downtown Providence, RI
June, 2023
Pawtuxet Village, Cranston/Warwick
Select dancers perform at this annual community arts festival.
Select Companies march and perform in this annual historical parade.


June 24 + 25, 2023
Location TBA
A culmination of the 10-month season in our end-of-year annual performance! All dancers invited to participate.
No Acro or Hippity Hop in Recital.

Garden City Gazebo

July, 2023
Garden City Center, Cranston
CDDS annual performance.
Select dancers perform.

Cranston Tree Lighting

Warwick Tree Lighting

December 1, 2022
Cranston City Hall
December 4, 2022
Thayer Arena
CDDS annual performance.
Select dancers perform.
CDDS annual performance.
Select dancers perform.

Buddy Walk

Goddard Park, Warwick RI





See Calendar Page for current season performances.

Carolyn Dutra Dance Studio is a performance based studio.  Dancers have the opportunity to perform in two Studio performances each year as well as various community events.  In December we hold a Holiday Show or Nutcracker Ballet sponsored by Dance, For Art, Inc. and our Annual Recitals are held in June.  Dancers of all levels perform in various community events throughout the year.  Miss Carolyn is always seeking performance opportunities for her dancers within our community and around the country!

Student Performances throughout the years. Click to see photos!
  • Annual Recitals 
  • PVD Fest, Downtown Providence 
  • Gaspee Days Parade
  • Tomorrow Fund Stroll, Garden City Gazebo
  • Disney
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines
  • Providence College Friar's Men's Basketball Game Halftime at the Dunkin Donuts Center 
  • Garden City Gazebo 
  • Nutcracker: For Kids By Kids 
  • Holiday Performance
  • Fall Out Of Summer Festival on Rolfe Street in Cranston 
  • Smithfield All Lit Up Winter Parade
  • Scituate Arts Festival 
  • England, Austria, Czech Republic, Slavakia and Wales
  • Carnegie Hall Performance
  • Performed with the Moscow Ballet
  • Holliman vs Norwood Elementary School Basketball Game at Veterans Memorial Middle School
  • Conimicut 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing Parade
  • East Providence Animal Rescue League Holiday Gala Fundraiser
  • Artist Exchange Holiday Gala
  • Hershey Park
  • Roger Williams Park Zoo
  • Magic Kingdom, Disneyworld Performance
  • Busch Gardens
  • Bright Night in Providence
  • Performed with the Moscow Ballet
  • Warwick Mall Holiday Performances
  • Make a Wish Celebration at Macy's Providence Place
  • Veteran's Day Parade in East Greenwich
  • Cranston Veteran's Day Parade
  • RI Fashion Week at Superman Building
  • Various other community events!