2015 Summer Intensive Faculty

Dede Barfield
Dede is an instructor for Ballet Conservatory of South Texas. She trained at American Ballet Theatre and was a principal dancer with Pennsyvania Ballet. Dede has taught for Central Pennsylvania Ballet. Dede has taught for Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet and San Antonio Ballet

Lisl Vaillant McDonald
Lisl trained at American Ballet Theatre in New York City and and danced for Pennsylvania Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet and toured nationally with Phantom of the Opera. She has taught at Ballet Austin, Rock School of Ballet, Eliot Feld New School of Ballet and Steps on Broadway.


Richard Elszy
Richard Elszy, director of technique at Adage Dance Center in Los Angeles, returns to LMBC camp to teach contemporary and jazz. He has studied under Donald McKayle and David Allen, in Chicago at the Ruth Page Center with Larry Long, in Philadelphia with the Philadanco Dance Company, and in L.A. with Paula Morgan. He has also been a teacher in the Paula Morgan Technique for 7 years, and is one of a few teachers accredited to instruct her syllabus. Elszy has danced professionally in numerous dance companies including: Chicago Arts Project and Civic Ballet of Chicago.

Hailey Hoffman
Hailey, an inductee to the National Honor Society of Dance Arts, is a dancer with MusEffect. She can be seen dancing in "Platinum The Dance Movie" and as an Assistant Choreographyer to Gina Starbuck on Abby Lee's Ultimate Dance Competition show.



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