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Why I Dance

When you dance your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.

My Secret Talent

Who I Admire

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Get to Know Tracy Ritter-Golson

Tracy Ritter-Golson trained at La Mesa Dance Academy with Cecelia Jaramillo before studying under Suzanne Johnston.  She has been a member of NMBC since 2002, performing Lead Merliton and Dew Drop in The Nutcracker Ballet, Queen of Hearts in Alice in Wonderland, Glinda in Wizard of Oz, and in George Balanchine’s Concerto Barocco.  In addition, she was a corps dancer in West Side Story and Thoroughly Modern Millie and recently appeared as a dancer in the film A Million Ways to Die in the West.  Tracy has a passion for teaching and has had the opportunity to work with dancers age three through pre-professional at Dance Theatre Southwest, Kids Love to Dance, NMBC, and La Mesa Dance Academy. She is currently in her seventh year with NDI-NM where she is an instructor for their Outreach Program.


Nutcracker, Dracula, Romeo and Juliet, Spartacus, Alice in Wonderland, The Wizard of Oz