Choreographed by Christina Hicks

Today, I

Today, I

Choreographed by Ryan Wagstaff

Bottom of the River

Bottom of the River

Choreographed by Patti Rutland Simpson

In the Beginning

In the Beginning

Choreographed by Patti Rutland Simpson

I Have a Dream

I Have a Dream

Choreographed by Patti Rutland Simpson

One From the Heart

One From the Heart

Past and present dancers come together to celebrate the amazing career of Patti Rutland Simpson



May 2nd, 2020 

at the Dothan Civic Center

Patti Rutland Jazz and the City of Dothan present

The IMPACT Project

August 6-7, 2021 

Dothan Civic Center

for more info

Artists are the backbone of The IMPACT Project and we are inviting all genres of performance artists join us in Patti Rutland Jazz’s, The IMPACT Project. We invite individual artists, companies, and organizations to apply to perform artistic works that inspire and impact our community’s perception of art. 


Disciplines such as, dance, theater, poetry, music, and more are eligible to apply. The IMPACT Project is produced to collaborate with artists from all over the the Southeast to help develop, produce and bring creative ideas to the stage!


All applications must be submitted no later than June 1st, 2021.

The 2021-2022 Performance Team auditions are right around the corner! Join us for a week of dance clinic to prepare for your auditions at the end of the week. Patti Rutland Jazz is dedicated to quality dance education and training our performers to thrive inside and outside of the studio! It's your time to shine!

Register below by May 5th!

Fees are due by May 10th, 2021. 

Performance Team Clinic/Audition Registration 



PRJ Fairy Tale Dance Camp 

Monday, May 24th - Thursday, May 27th 

Thursday May 27th: Showcase @6:00 PM 

4:00 pm-6:00 pm I AGES 3-5 I $75 plus a $20 registration fee 

You’re cordially invited to join this year’s first offering of our Fairytale Dance Camp!

Children ages 3-5 will enter the world of a different fairytale each day with dance,

music, story-time, games, crafts and dress up! 

Fairy Tale Dance Camp

Monday, July 12th - Friday, July 16th 

Friday, July 16th: Fairy Tale Dance Camp Showcase @ 12:00pm 

9:00 am-12:00 pm I AGES 3-5 I $150 plus a $20 Registration Fee 

This will be our second Fairy Tale Dance Camp of the Summer! We are offering another opportunity to join in on the fun for those who couldn't attend the first camp. The curriculum will remain the same with dance, music, story-time, games, crafts and dress up!


Intermediate Dance Intensive Camp 

Monday, July 12th - Friday, July 16th

2:00 pm-5:00 pm I AGES 6-12 I $150 Camp Fee with a $20 Registration Fee

Have you only been dancing for a few years or maybe you haven't ever taken before? Then this is the place to start! We will be offering dance classes for kids ages 6-12 who are just starting to love to dance. Classes in ballet, jazz, acrobatics, contemporary and hip hop will be offered.

Advanced Dance Intensive Camp 

Monday, July 19th - Friday, July 23rd

9:00 am - 2:00 pm I AGES 12 & up I $200 Camp Fee with a $20 Registration Fee

Our final camp of the summer will be our advanced dance intensive camp. This camp is for the more advanced dancers who have five or more years of training. Classes will be taught by the areas best professional dancers in ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, contemporary, modern,

turns and leaps, and strength & stretch. 

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Our mission

Patti Rutland Jazz's mission is to transform the lives of its students and audiences through high-quality dance education, performance, and community engagement.

Contact Us:

1077 West Main Street 

Dothan, AL 36301




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