About Us – Danny’s Resume

Performing Experience
Date

Stage
Hard Rock Casino Fla, Charity Fund Raiser Boy and Girls Clubs of America
Jan. 2008
Broward Center for the Performing Arts
1999
Principal Dancer with American Ballroom Theater
1988-93
Production stage at: Joyce Theater, NYC
1988-92
Lincoln Center, NYC
1990
Symphony Hall, Philadelphia, Pa.
1990
Jacob’s Pillow, Tanglewood, Ma.
1989-90
Hong Kong Arts Festival
1990
Choreographer and/or Dancer
Country Western Competition Show Group 1st Place
2010
Six Dance Lessons In 6 Weeks at the Rising Action Theatre in Ft Lauderdale Fla
Apr. 2008
Pace Jazz Fund Raiser
2006
Various Choreographer & Dance Projects
2006
Art Blasts at Broward County’s ArtServe
2005
White Party – Director & Stage Manger – with RaPaul at the Vizcaya in Miami, Florida
Nov. 2004
Balance Pointe Dance Ensemble – “Tango” Choreographer
Diana Wortham Theatre – Asheville, NC
May 2003
Red Ribbon Awards — Honoring Dionne
WarwickDiplomat Hotel — Miami, FL
May 2002
“The Case of the Dead Flamingo Dancer” – Beacon Theater, NYC
1990
Design World Cares Auction Extravaganza at the Design Center of the Americas — Ft. Lauderdale, FL
2002

Television
“Championship Ballroom” with Barbara Eden” — PBS
1996-97
“Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade” with American Ballroom Theater” — NBC
1992
“Tribute to Fred Astaire” with Tommy Tune and the Boston Pops” — PBS
1991
“73 Come Dance With Me: Documentary on the Age of Ballroom Dance” PBS
1990

Teaching Experience
NDCA Teacher/Coach/Choreographer
1995-Present
Instructor of Latin Dancercise: Combining Dance and Aerobic Movement
1996-Present
Founder and Director: New York University Ballroom Dance Program
1987-94
Instructor: U.S. Amateur Ballroom Dance Association, Collegiate network
1984-Present
Instructor: Fred Astaire Dance Studio
1982-87
Training
Pilates – Gabial Cepeda
2007-Present
Yoga — Yoga College Of Indian
1993-Present
Pilates & Gyrotonic– Pamela Mortemore & April Mortemore
2005-2007
Cranio Sacral Therapy — New York, Florida Workshops
1994-2001
Ballroom, Adagio — Marianne Nicole, Pierre Dulaine, Ricky Geiger, Julia Pekarskaya, Kathryn Schaffer
1986-Present
Jazz — Patricia Birch, Graciela Daniele, Frank Hatchet
1989-94
Ballet — Line Plane, Broadway Dance Center (Scholarship)
1989-94
Associate Degree in Dance — North American Dance Teachers Assistant
1998
Certified Fitness Trainer — World Fitness Association
1998

Awards & Honors
American Smooth Champions Hollywood Dance Championships 2011 2011
1st Place American Rhythm open Silver Pro-Am Champion Florida Superstars Championships 2011
Gold Medalist United States Dance Sports Championship 2005
Atlanta Open Superbowl ProAm- Winners of the American Smooth Championship
May 2005
2004 Superbowl Champion Dance Team – Danny Carter & Carla Heinemann representing Florida in the Ohio Star Ball
Nov. 2004
Gold Medalist – United States Champion – Florida
Sep. 2004
Volunteer State Dance Challenge – Grand Finalist – Nashville Tennessee
July 2004
ProAm Gold Medalist and Grand Finalist United States Ballroom Dance Championships Fontainbleau Hilton Resort — Miami Beach, FL
Sept. 2002
Dance Sport ProAm American Smooth and Rhythm Champions — Boston, MA
2002
Finalist with ProAm partner (Carla Heinemann) in the United States Ballroom Championship that took place in Miami, FL
2001
Ranked in “Top Fifteen Teachers” by National Dance Council of America
1998-99-2000
Dance Sport ProArn Champion
1998-99-2000
American Swing Dance Championship: Second Place “Dance Manhattan Formation Team”
1994
Fred Astaire National Champion, Professional & ProAm
1984-86