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Ms. Lora

Artist Director & Educator

Ms. Lora is a proud Summa Cum Laude graduate of Illinois State University with a B.S. in Theatre Education and extensive dance & fitness background.  At Illinois State University, Lora danced in various shows and with multiple companies including The Who’s: Tommy, Evita, West Side Story and the Illinois State Dance Theatre.  Lora also choreographed ISU’s production of How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying as well as many other High School and Community productions. Lora is also an AFAA Group Fitness Instructor. With over 20 years of dance and theatre experience and 16 years of teaching under her belt Lora has developed strong classroom management skills, creative lesson plans and a true passion for education.


“Dance has played a large role in shaping the person I have become.  I gained confidence while learning the importance of responsibility and hard work.  Teaching allows me to share my passion and help young people discover their potential.”


Assistant Virtual Office Manager

Kinzy is a soon-to-be graduate of Gardner-Webb University in Boiling Springs, NC with a B.S. in Exercise Science- Health & Fitness. Kinzy has over 16 years of dance experience and 6 years of teaching and choreography experience. She enjoys teaching all levels of dance and has lead several competitive teams to win various overall and choreography awards! Kinzy interned with IAC over the summer and is now working with Ms. Lora as a virtual assistant. Kinzy is working on obtaining her ACSM certification as a Certified Exercise Physiologist and plans to work as a Personal Trainer after graduation, while continuing teaching dance. 

"Dance is the biggest part of my life. It allows me to share my passion and personality on stage and pass that love and passion for dance on to the younger generation. I hope to make a difference in my dancers' lives just as my teachers did for me."

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