Carrie Page normington
Raised in Cos Cob, Ct, Carrie began her studies as a young child at the Allegra Dance Studio. Upon graduating from Greenwich High School, Carrie was one of thirty-five to be accepted into the prestigious dance department at New York University’s Tisch School for the Arts. After receiving her BFA from NYU, she moved to LA where she furthered her education in injury prevention and became a personal trainer. Carrie has had the privilege of studying with Gelsey Kirkland, David Howard, Finis Jhung, Gus Solomons Jr., Shapiro and Smith, Tere O’Connor, Cassandra Phifer and with the Limón summer program and school. Having grown up with Allegra as her second home, it has been her dream to one day keep Allegra’s legacy alive. Carrie looks forward to keeping that legacy going by educating with high standards of dance, nurturing each students goal and inspiring a love of dance.
Born in Kingston Jamaica, Emily has been studying dance and the performing arts since the age of three. After receiving her high school diploma from Walnut Hill School in Natick, MA (with a Major in Ballet), she moved on to New York where she received her BFA from Purchase College Conservatory of Dance. She also holds a Masters of Science degree in General and Special Education from Hunter College. Emily has had the privilege of studying at the Alvin Ailey in School, Dance Theater of Harlem, The Kirov Academy of Ballet, The Ballet Centre, and the Edna Manley School of Dance in Kingston, Jamaica. Emily has been a member of the Allegra family since 2004. She successfully directs the Allegra Dance Nutcracker which made its debut in 2010. Emily looks forward to continuing the Allegra legacy by upholding high standards of dance and instilling a love of dance in all who walk through the doors of Allegra.