*** Specialties *** I studied and graduated in Vocal Performance, where I was trained to excel in music performance, opera voice, music theory and singing.
With a Masters from UNT in Radio-TV-Film and a Masters from India in English Literature, I have what it takes to prepare a student for academic excellence in English (Composition and Grammar), Reading, Writing, History, Science, GRE, SAT, Dance, Film-making and Acting Classes. I have been teaching since 2008: Film courses, Acting courses and English Composition Writing courses. Currently I'm teaching in the Dallas County District (English Composition). I began teaching because I enjoyed interacting with my students and found it very motivating to see them learn and expand their knowledge of a subject, be it acting, writing, dancing or any other academic subject. I was a Technical Writer in leading Telecom Industries in the DFW area. Along with doing Technical Writing I also love ...
I have been dancing for over 15 years. I studied at several different studios, community college and University of North Texas. I am qualified to teach ballet, modern, and tap. I am qualified to teach all ages. I am very comfortable with small children. I started helping my mom in the church nursery at the age of 12. I've worked in day cares and after school programs. I am also comfortable working with older children and adults.
Leslie has been dancing for 12 years. She is trained in ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, and modern dance. She grew up in Georgia training at a small local dance studio, and training at very prestigious schools including Atlanta Ballet, North Carolina School of the Arts, The Rock School, and American Ballet Theatre. After graduating high school Leslie moved to NYC to further her Dance training at The American Musical and Dramatic Academy. She finished her college certificate program in Dance Theatre with AMDA at their campus in Los Angeles. She moved to the Dallas area with her husband about two years ago and has been teaching, choreographing, and taking classes at several different studios/ dance companies in the area since. She prides herself on her ability to make learning easy, and to
Ballet classes are an introduction to the foundation and discipline of ballet. This well-balanced program will develop self-confidence in a safe learning environment. The dance class is an integration of the State/National dance standards with a Vaganova emphasis. The curriculum will allow students to practice the art of dance as they explore movement while learning the nuances of music, gain self-confidence, and develop discipline.
Marissa M. is a versatile professional with an array of experience in education and the performing arts. She has a passion for both and her instruction is influenced by the combination. Mrs. M’s purpose is to instill attributes in her students that will carry them forward throughout their lives. This purpose is met from the discipline of ballet while making academic, real world connections. She has served as an educator for over 10 years with Richardson ISD as a Bilingual teacher, Reading Specialist, and Bilingual Education Specialist. During her tenure she had the opportunity to train Bilingual teachers, plan and lead staff development, facilitate teachers’ progress, and research new methods of instruction. In 2005 Mrs. M. returned to teaching dance and performing. She teaches ...
Experienced dancer of 10 years who has recently started teaching students. I structure my lessons so that student can have fun as well as build a strong knowledge and foundation of different genres of dance. This includes learning terminology, building strength, and learning how to be confident while performing. I love sharing my knowledge and passion for dance with students from all backgrounds and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you!
I'm fun, bubbly, and a lover of all things dance.I have about 10 years of dance experience ranging from jazz, modern, and hip hop. I make my students feel confident dancing in a comfortable environment. I pay very close attention to what the student wants out of the private lesson, whether it be for a wedding, talent show, or just wanting to brush up on skills. I keep the student's needs first!
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