Careitha Davis is in Stars of NY Dance!

Congratulations to our very own Soca teaching artist, Careitha Davis! She is a featured star dancer in this year’s Stars of NY Dance competition. She’s paired with Henry Butler, District Manager, Brooklyn Community Board 3, President, Vanguard Independent Democratic Association.

The dancing couple will compete against six other pairs for a chance at $5,000 to provide five or more children from low-income communities in New York City with a free year of high-quality dance education and training.

Careitha Davis is a Brooklyn native representing the twin islands of Trinidad and Tobago. She has trained and worked with numerous choreographers and dance educators in New 

York while also keeping in touch with her cultural roots under the guidance of Shakira Marshall. Recently, Careitha received her MA degree in dance education for grades K-12. She currently teaches at Success Charter Academy, Creative Outlet Dance Theatre of Brooklyn and at 


The show takes place November 16 at 7:00pm at the Kumble Theatre for the Performing Arts.

  • $125/VIP Show Seating + Cocktail Reception + Gift Bag (Approximately $85 is the tax-deductible portion of each ticket)
  • $75/General Show Seating + Gift Bag (Approximately $55 is the tax-deductible portion of each ticket)

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