Gallery in Motion is the Newman Smith High Schools advance performing company. Students are selected through a rigorous audition process each spring. Gallery in Motion was formed in 1995 as a performing modern dance company for the Newman Smith High School Dance Department currently under the artistic direction of Tamara Coalson and Kathleen Higgins. The company has performed throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth area at Brookhaven Community College, Collin County Community College, University of Texas at Dallas, Dance for the Planet, Imagination Celebration, T.A.H.P.E.R.D. and the Texas Coalition for the Quality of Arts Education in Austin, Texas. Gallery in Motion has also been selected to perform in the showcase concert at the 5th National High School Dance Festival held in Long Beach, California, the 6th, 8th,and 10th National High School Dance Festivals held in Miami, Florida, as well as the 7th and 9th National High School Dance Festivals in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Gallery in Motion has performed at the Texas Education Agency Fine Arts Summit in Austin, Texas.