2005 Innovators Award - Norfolk Arts Commission 2006 "Rising 5" New Small Business Award - City of Norfolk Department of Economic Development 2007 Alli Award - Cultural Alliance of Greater Hampton Roads 2008 Arts Star Award - the Norfolk Bureau of Cultural Affairs 2009 Board of Directors - Downtown Norfolk Council 2010 People Taking Action Award - WTKR News Channel 3 2011 Community Service Award - Hampton Roads Pride 2012 - ODU Champion of Diversity Award
Home of Todd Rosenlieb Dance and Virginia Ballet Theatre
The TRDance Center is located at 325 Granby Street, directly across the street from the TCC Roper Performing Arts Center in vibrant downtown Norfolk. Architect Burkhart Thomas Reed of Norfolk has developed a multi-function plan for the 10,000 square foot building that includes three large studios, dressing rooms, an ample foyer, plenty of public parking, and a studio theatre that seats up to 120 people.
TRDANCE CENTER HOUSES: Todd Rosenlieb Dance Professional Modern Dance & Academy Virginia Ballet Theatre Professional Ballet Company & Academy Workshop Theatre Group Professional Theatre The Governor's School for the Arts State of Virginia's Premiere High School forFine and Performing Arts, Dance Dept TRDance Ensemble Pre-Professional Dance Ensemble Pilates @ TRDance Private and Semi-Private Pilates Instruction Tidewater Community College Dance & Music Programs Adaptive Dance Dance Classes for Children with Down Syndrome in partnership with Children's Hospital of King's Daughters and Down Syndrome Association of Hampton Roads
The Studio Theatre, named the Benjack Studio Theatre is an intimate performance space which is adaptable to a variety of arts presentations. Seating capacity is 120 in a procenium style setting, but the space is adaptable. Complete with lighting and sound, all types of arts can be presented. Dance, music and theatre have all been presented at the Benjack.
The facility is available for lease to other organizations and for private parties and receptions. The Jewish Film Festival, the City of Norfolk and the Norfolk SPCA have hosted parties at the facility. Contact the TRDance Center if you are interested in renting the facility.