Dancing  for  the  
of  the  Art

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Why Us

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Dance is joy

Leslie Murphy

Owner, DIRECTOR, BFA Dance,
Dept. Honors

Ms. Leslie currently teaches classes in Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Tumbling, Acro, Aerial, Musical Theatre, Yoga, Hip Hop, Poms & Cheer.  (She loves all styles of dance, if you can't tell!)  Leslie started dancing in 2001 and has taught hundreds of students of every age over the last 17 years.

Mallory Ellis

Instructor, Herculaneum HS Senior, Dance Team Captain

Ms. Mallory is the instructor for the 5-6 year old Tap/Ballet combo class.  After 2 years of assisting and 15 years of dancing, we are so happy to have Mallory as an instructor.

MaKayla Hunter

ASt. Director, BA Dance, Nutrition Minor

Ms. MaKayla currently teaches classes in Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary and Acro.  This will be MaKayla's 4th season as a part of our FDC Dance family.  She has won several choreography awards for her inventive & fresh ideas.  We are so honored to have her share her talent and passion with her students!

Bella Ott

Instructor, Ursuline Academy Junior

Ms. Bella is the instructor for our 7-8 year old tap/ballet combo class.  Bella has 12 years of dance training and has been assisting classes at FDC for 4 seasons.  We are so happy she is teaching this year.

Our Staff