Sing, dance and act to Broadway’s favorite stories!
An open level class to honor Jesus through dancing and share His love with others through performance. FREE!
Fall Semester: Lyrical Spring Semester: Hip Hop
Ballet: Builds on Beginning Ballet with barre and center work.
Tap: Builds on Beginning Tap with added difficulty and faster tempos.
Jazz: Builds on Beginning Jazz with traveling exercises and turns.
Lyrical: A beautiful blend of Ballet and Jazz set to contemporary music.
Hip Hop: Great songs, great moves in this high energy class!
Modern: Explore new ways to move and create in this beginner Modern class.
Bio coming soon!
Miss Beth has been dancing for 20 years. Her favorite genres include tap, musical theatre, and contemporary. Beth shared her love for performing for many years as a member of MDU’s Performance Company. She is a 2013 graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in Elementary Education and Spanish. She has danced with Ingredients Dance Company in Texas and has taught at MDU since 2014.
Jessica brings over 25 years of ballet, tap, and jazz teaching experience to MDU. She has been an instructor since MDU opened. Miss Jessica is also the owner of “Rooms by Jess”, an interior decorating business. Miss Jessica is passionate about inclusion and creating healthy environments for young women to grow in confidence.
Miss Shayna is the School Director of Misty’s Dance Unlimited and leads a staff of 27 teachers. She began teaching at MDU in 1999 and is the creator of “Dancin’ Kids!”, a popular performance group for 7-9 yr. olds. Miss Shayna recently co-authored a Children’s Curriculum for More Than Just Great Dancing™ and is passionate about instilling confidence in every child.
Miss Kylie returned to MDU in 2015 after graduating from Belhaven University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in dance and a minor in accounting. She is the Director of our Award Winning Performance Company! She has worked with choreographers associated with Complexions, Ad Deum, Inaside Chicago, and Limon Dance Company. Her favorite dance role was in Pitch Perfect 2.
Miss Alexia has studied various styles of dance, but has a special love of Hip Hop and Lyrical. She is a former member of MDU’s Performance Company and currently leads our Steps of Praise program in which dancers can share their love of God through dance. Miss Alexia enjoys working with children of all ages to help them grow as dancers and individuals. She has been teaching at MDU since 2014.
Miss Anna is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse where she was a member of the LC Hip Hop Dance Team. She grew up dancing at Jan's School of Dance in Hastings, Minnesota for 13 years where she studied and competed in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, hip hop, and her favorite, clogging! With a wide range of training under her belt, Anna is excited to teach your little ones the magic and fun of dance! Anna has been teaching at MDU since 2017.
After doing gymnastics through her sophomore year of college, Amy still has a passion for the sport and loves to teach kids acro and tumbling. Amy has been teaching for many years, and is certified in acro by Acrobatic Arts. She's been teaching at Misty's since 2016.
Mr. Dennis grew up studying ballet at Maple Conservatory of Dance in California. He graduated from Belhaven University with a BFA in dance and has danced professionally with Ballet Mississippi and Filter Dance Company. Additionally, he has four years of experience in Martial Arts. Mr. Dennis has taught at MDU since 2015.