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About Us

Our Dance Instructors

  • Pam grew up performing with the St. Louis Civic Ballet and as a teen had the opportunity to study at North Carolina School of the Arts and Ballet West. After high school she studied ballet at Butler University and the University of Utah. She spent......

  • Samantha started her love of dance in San Angelo, Texas. She was the NCA supersquad and top at the age of 6. The studio owner wanted her in her ballet class and it was then she found her passion at the Ballet Arts School with......

  • Adrienne grew up in the Yankton and Vermillion area where she developed a strong community foundation and therefore a good sense of what is needed and wanted from parents and students in the local area. She took many dance classes in her youth, however ballet......

  • Abby is from Sioux City, Iowa and attending the University of South Dakota, pursuing a major in elementary education with a kindergarten endorsement. Abby took Ballet, Tap, and Jazz classes at Siouxland Movement Arts for fourteen years. Additionally she has have been involved with the......

  • From Sioux City, Iowa, Ashley German is a USD student majoring in Kinesiology and Exercise Science with two minors in Dance and Psychology. She is working towards the Physical Therapy program in obtaining a doctorate degree and working with performing artists in the future. She......

  • My name is Bailey Kahle. I am currently a Sophomore at the University of South Dakota studying Elementary Education. I am also a member of the USD Dance Team. I have been dancing for a total of 15 years and have danced competitively on a......

  • Emelia is from Sioux Falls, South Dakota. She is student at USD studying Elementary Education, with a minor in dance. Her love of dance started at the age of 5 at Dance Gallery. She has had the opportunity to be involved in many kinds of......

  • I am currently a junior at The University of South Dakota, majoring in music education. I am a member of Kappa Alpha Theta and stay busy with chamber choir, Dakotathon, Strollers, and NAfME. I attended high school at Groton, SD and took dance classes from......

  • First, I would like to say I am super excited for this year! I have been performing since I was in Kindergarten. I did Ballet K-12, Pointe from 10-12th grade, Jazz from 4-12th grade, Modern (contemporary) 10-12th grade. Ballet was always the foundation of my......

  • Hailey Freidel, a Vermillion native, is currently attending the University of South Dakota, where she is majoring in International Studies with a German minor. She is involved in various campus activities such as the USD Cheer Team, Pi Beta Phi, Dakotathon, and several others. Hailey......

  • Bradley is from Forest Lake, Minnesota, a suburb north of the Twin Cities area. Bradley is a student at USD studying Health Sciences and a minor in Dance. He started dancing at 3 years old and competition dance at the age of 5. Bradley’s favorite......

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