About Host Studio: Houston Metropolitan Dance Center
Houston Metropolitan Dance Center, Inc. or METdance is a 501(c) non-profit organization with a mission to enhance the quality of life for individuals and society through the instruction and the performance of dance. METdance is a multi-functional dance organization that excels at entertaining and captivating audiences, instilling a passion and excitement for dance in its students, training the talented youth of Houston and preparing them for careers in dance performance, and inspiring children through the art of dance. For the past 20 years, METdance has been dedicated to enriching the communities of Houston while developing a nationally recognized concert dance company. Through its Founder and Executive Director, Michelle Smith, Artistic Director, Marlana Doyle, and Associate Director, Joe Celej, METdance has become a leader in diversity and vitality of arts presentation and instruction, and aims to continue serving the populace of Houston as well as representing the City of Houston and its dance community across the nation and abroad.