|Natalie has been teaching dance for over 30 years....she spent her
formative years as a student of Mary Ruth Custer, Royal Dance, and
Minnesota Dance Theater. She has been trained in ballet, pointe,
tap, jazz and lyrical.
Natalie appeared on the television show "Discoverama".....she
performed for the renovation of the Statue of Liberty at the Meadow
Lands in 1986. She has performed at the Chanhassen Dinner
Theater and the Actor's Theater. She was also a member of the
Super Taps troupe of Minnesota, she has won first place honors for
performances at many regional and National dance competitions.
Natalie is a certified dance instructor. She continues her training
each year by attending various workshops and dance classes.
Natalie is the driving force that makes her students excel.
Nicole grew up in Benson, Minnesota, where she began dancing at
the age of three. When she was fourteen she began dancing at
Dancin' Off Broadway in Alexandria. Nicole began teaching dance
in Benson during high school and continued throughout college.
She has also taught dance classes in Hudson, Wisconsin. Nicole
has taught classes in tap, ballet, jazz, lyrical, and pointe, and has
taught age groups four to eighteen. Nicole earned her bachelor's
degree at the University of Minnesota, Morris, where she also
continued her dance training by taking classes and participating in
UMM's Dance Ensemble. Nicole also works as an associate
attorney in Coon Rapids, MN and lives in Rockford, MN with her
Springer Spaniel, Maddy.