|To view a member of the Faculty, simply click on their Name.|
| - Neely, Hilarie|
| Teaches Creative Movement,
Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, and Pilates.|
began dancing in Chicago, Illinois and then received her
BFA in Dance from Southern Meth...
| - Garnes, Shellrae|
| Faculty Emeritus|
| Faculty Emeritus in ballet|
Shellrae was trained in ballet and modern dance at
college. She taught and then directed the Sun Valley Center
for the Arts Dance Program 1973-1980....
| - Minailo, Michele|
| Faculty Emeritus|
| Guest teacher in tap, jazz, Pilates.|
Michele is trained in dance, acting and voice. Born and raised in Canada, she was a member of the Young Canadians Performing Group befor...
| - Fox, Julie|
| Teaches modern for children at
the Hailey studios.|
Julie began her study of
dance in the Wood River Valley with Julie Mattson and
Hilarie Neely. She went on to maj...
| - Winton, Anne|
| Teaches modern/contemporary at the Hailey studio.|
Anne has been teaching for Footlight since 1991. She received her BA in Dance from the University of Colorado. She tra...
| - Head, Lori|
| Guest Instructor|
| Teaches ballroom for adults.|
Lori J Head is delighted to have made a career and lifestyle in the dance arena.† Lori's education† background began† in 1974 at Boise State, ...
| - Price, Christina|
| Teaches ballet, hip hop kids at the Ketchum studio & ballet, modern/contemporary at the Hailey studios.|
Christina is a Wood River Valley dancer, growing up in the Footlight Stu...
| - Bryant, Gabi|
| Teaches Modern/Contemporary at the Hailey studio.|
Raised in Overland Park, Kansas, Gabi began pursuing her natural love for dance at age 6. She danced jazz, tap and contemporar...
| - Mauldin, Melodie|
| Teaches jazz and hip hop at the Ketchum and Hailey Studios.|
Melodie began her dance training in Utah studying ballet, modern and jazz. She received a bachelorís in Music/Dance/Theater ...
| - Taylor, Leah|
Teaches creative movement and ballet at
the Hailey & Ketchum studios.|
Leah began her
study of dance with Hilarie Neely at Footlight Dance
| - Knowles, Emily|
| Teaching Pilates Conditioning for Intermediate & Advanced dancers.|
Emily Knowles is a Classically trained Pilates Instructor. Her certifications include A.C.E Personal Trainer & Fit...
| - Simpson, Jennifer|
| Teaches teen hip hop at the
Jennifer Simpson is a 2001 graduate of Western
Illinois University, with a major in Public
Communications/Human Relations, a...
| - Thompson, Kassidy|
| Kassidy has been dancing since a young age starting in Sheridan, WY. She moved to Indianapolis, IND. where she taught for Showtime Dance Studio and then performed with Celebrity Cruise Lines. She moved to the WR Valley where she has taught classes si...|
| - Fox, Robyn|
| Robyn was born and raised in the Wood River Valley and started dancing at age 5 at Footlight Dance Centre. She trained in many forms of dance, with a focus on ballet and tap. In 2006, she danced the lead role of Alice, in Footlight Dance Centreís Ali...||