MDC Events: ensuring a successful event!

At Monthey Dance Center, we organise danced animations and representations for all your private parties, business gatherings, galas...

MDC offers experimented teachers who communicate their passion for dance

Not only do we offer workshops and classes, but also events with professionalism and a developped artistic approach

Dance classes for children

Early-learning from the age of 3 by way of introductory classes, or even specific types of dance. Our school in Monthey offers your child the opportunity to blossom through dance

Discover the unique and magical universe of dance with the MDC

Whatever your level or the style of dance you practice, our school at Monthey has classes or workshops that will suit you!

Workshop teachers

The Monthey Dance Center welcomes the greatest teachers for its dance workshops

Derrick Alfonso Evans

Derrick Alfonso Evans - Monthey Dance Center - Monthey

Since 1988,  Evans has had a distinguished career as a choreographer  of international renown, a performer  and a director. A native of St. Thomas, United States, Evans was appointed a Presidential Fellow in Dance at WMU. He completed the academic 'requirements of the University in the Dance section in 1988. He returned to WMU  in 2000 to complete his degree.

As a dancer, Evans has danced with many famous dance companies, Including the Cori Terry / Wellspring Dance Collaborative, the River North Chicago Dance Company and  Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago . He travelled the country with Sweet Charity in the role of Big Daddy . He was featured in commercials for JC Penny, K-Mart, Levi, and Intel and has danced with a host of artists, Including Liza Minnelli, Dionne Warwick, and Michael Jackson.

Evans works as a choreographer. He has created works for the Motion Mania Dance Theatre in Maryland, Monthey Dance Center in Switzerland and the WMU Department of Dance, to name but a few.

He has choreographed numerous  commercials for businesses such as Foot Locker, ATT, Reebok, Nautica and Nike, as well as several musical comedies. His work as assistant choreographer for the off-Broadway musical Four Guys Named Jose was honoured with a nomination for a HOLA Award, and he was one of four choreographers featured in the PBS documentary crowned with an Emmy Award on the River North Chicago Dance Company.

In 2005, Evans was also co-choreographer of the Opening Ceremony of the European Youth Winter Olympic Festival in Switzerland.


Practical information

Avenue du Théâtre 18 1870 Monthey

Mon, Wed 08:30-12:00 15:30-20:30
Tue 14:00-20:30
Thu 09:00-11:00 15:30-20:30
Fri 13:30-20:30

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