REGISTER TODAY FOR WINTER & SPRING SEMESTER #2 (JANUARY 9 - JUNE 3, 2023) PLEASE VISIT OUR SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION PAGE TO GET STARTED!
ANNUAL SPRING RECITAL: SATURDAY, JUNE 3, 2023 1:00 & 6:00PM AT MONA SHORES H.S.
Professional and Passionate Instructors at Your Service
Our people are among the most talented in the industry. It would be our pleasure to put our extensive experience to work for you.
(TAP, JAZZ, MUSICAL THEATER)
Samantha Portice is a graduate of Michigan State University Dance (majored in education/ dance minor). She is a kindergarten teacher at Reeth's Puffer Elementary. Samantha has choreographed for Owosso Community Players in the production of Willy Wonka (2015).She also assisted with the choreography for Damn Yankees (2011).She has worked with Lansing Eastern High School as the lead choreographer. In January 2012 - March 2014, Samantha choreographed for "The Pajama Game,""Anything Goes,""Music! Movies! Mayhem!," and "Hello, Dolly!"
This is Samanthas' third year as part of the Lakeshore Dance Family!
SONNY FRANKS MILLER
(Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Tap, Theater)
Sonny discovered her love for dance and theater as a child. Now, as an adult she relishes the opportunity to continue training as a student and teacher at L.A.A. whiule also getting to share her passion with students. Sonny trained at the John Cooper School (Woodlands, Texas), under Elizabeth DeMonico with a special focus on musical thearer, jazz and ballet. As a teen, she spent summers eahing dance and theater at youth summer camps through the Piccolo Theater Company as sewll as performing in a number of professional Magic productions in Houston. Her favorite thing about teaching is helping students find their confidence!
At L.A.A., we LOVE our assistant teachers and so will you!
ARIA TINDALL - Aria is a fun loving, hard working 11 year old. She loves a good challenge with arts and crafts, playing instruments, and participating in Destination Imagination. She enjoys singing and acting, and has danced under Erin Blais’ direction at Lakeshore Academy of the Arts since she was 4 years old. Aria has also been one of Erin’s competitive dancers, therefore vastly improving her dancing skills, for the past 2 years.
BE A PART OF OUR TEAM!
At Lakeshore Academy of the Arts, we are always looking for experienced, enthusiastic and passionate teachers in any or all dance genres/ages!
Have a new idea for class? We would love to hear from you! If you are interested in becoming a team member of L.A.A.,
please send inquiries to: [email protected] / subject: dance teacher.