Designed for 2 year olds and caregivers to enhance gross motor coordination and listening skills through music, props, crafts, and dance.
A creative movement class for 3 year olds designed to enhance gross motor development, listening skills, musicality, and nurture the creative spirit.
Jessica brings over 25 years of ballet, tap, and jazz teaching experience to MDU. She has been an instructor since MDU opened. Miss Jessica is also the owner of “Rooms by Jess”, an interior decorating business. Miss Jessica is passionate about inclusion and creating healthy environments for young women to grow in confidence.
Miss Shayna is the School Director of Misty’s Dance Unlimited and leads a staff of 27 teachers. She began teaching at MDU in 1999 and is the creator of “Dancin’ Kids!”, a popular performance group for 7-9 yr. olds. Miss Shayna recently co-authored a Children’s Curriculum for More Than Just Great Dancing™ and is passionate about instilling confidence in every child.
Miss Beth has been dancing for 20 years. Her favorite genres include tap, musical theatre, and contemporary. Beth shared her love for performing for many years as a member of MDU’s Performance Company. She is a 2013 graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in Elementary Education and Spanish. She has danced with Ingredients Dance Company in Texas and has taught at MDU since 2014.
Miss Denise and Miss Misty grew up dancing together at Marilyn School of Dance in La Crosse. Miss Denise is currently an English professor at Western and has loved being back in the dance classroom sine 2009.