Ms. Kathi, owner and Artistic Director of Broadway Bound Dance Centre has been actively studying dance for over fifty years. Dancing since the age of three, she has attended some of the most prestigious schools including The New Jersey Ballet and Ziegler's. Ms. Kathi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Dance and is a certified dance educator by The Dance Masters of America New York Chapter. She spent over a decade teaching dance in the New York/ New Jersey metropolitan area, has been the Children's Rehearsal Coordinator for international tours of The Nutcracker, Cinderella and Swan Lake, has also performed in over a hundred musical theatre productions which included leading roles in Alice in Wonderland, Mary Poppins, The Wizard of Oz, and co-lead in Chicago, among many others as well as performing with the Radford Dance Theatre. The 2016/2017 dance season marked Miss Kathi's 30th year as a dance educator and the 2020/2021 dance season marks the Twenty Fifth Anniversary of Broadway Bound Dance Centre.
Mr. Casey has been dancing for over ten years and has previously performed with The Broadway Dance Company. In 2017, Mr. Casey joined the Teacher's Apprentice program and graduated in 2019. Mr. Casey is also a talented choreographer, musician and actor. He has held lead roles in productions including the role of Aladdin and Captain Hook in Peter Pan. In 2019, Mr. Casey began attending Eastern Florida and joined the Broadway Bound faculty as a part time instructor. Along with a full schedule of his own dance training, teaching and classes, Mr. Casey enjoys mentoring other young male dancers.
Miss Katy is celebrating her twentieth year of dance at Broadway Bound and her twelfth year as a dance educator and choreographer. In 2010 Miss Katy began as an interim instructor and in 2011 joined the Broadway Bound faculty. Katy graduated with her AA from Eastern Florida and graduated from UCF in the fall of 2015. Miss Katy is a former member of the Broadway Dance Company, our community performance group, which she now oversees as lead instructor and choreographer. Katy has also taken on the role of head choreographer for Broadway Bound's competition group. Miss Katy's classes are always high energy, fun and instructional. Miss Katy loves working with children and being able to watch them grow as dancers.
Miss Missy, a certified Occupational Therapist, has been teaching at Broadway Bound for ten years and continues her dance studies along with attending school to further her Occupational Therapy career. Missy has choreographed dances for her church as well as for the studio. Missy, who is also very involved with acting and drama, plans to continue her dance/drama education and ultimately become a dance therapist. Her passion and goal is to continue working with young children
Miss Mackenzie has been dancing for fifteen years and in 2016 joined the Teacher's Apprentice program and graduated in 2018. Miss Mackenzie, who is currently working on her Bachelor's degree, has assisted with our dancers ranging in age from 3-15 and had taken on leadership roles in the advanced classes and with The Broadway Dance Company. Mackenzie is also an experienced actress with roles that include Wendy in Peter Pan and the Evil Queen in Snow White. Mackenzie is excited to be joining the faculty as a part time instructor for the 2020/2021 dance season.
Mr, Aydin began dancing at the age of seven and has been dancing at Broadway Bound for eleven years. Aydin joined the Teacher's Apprentice program in 2018, completing the program in late 2019. Aydin is also an accomplished actor with roles that include the Genie in Aladdin. Aydin has enjoyed co-teaching the boys classes and is looking foward to teaching additional hip hop classes during the upcoming season.
Ms. Donna joined the staff of Broadway Bound in the fall of 2006. Miss Donna has been dancing for over thirty-five years and has been teaching dance for over twenty years. Along with a full time professional career, recently completing her Masters Degree in Business Law, Ms. Donna is also a certified Zumba instructor and has been a student favorite at Broadway Bound for the last fifteen years.
Miss Casey began her studies at Broadway Bound in 2001. Miss Casey joined our faculty in 2009. Miss Casey, former dance team Captain for Viera High School and assistant coach for the West Shore Purrfections Dance Team, received her A.A. from Eastern Florida where she studied business/dance and continued her studies at Florida Tech where she graduated in December 2013. Miss Casey recently received her PhD from University of Florida. She is in high demand as a guest instructor and she returns to choreograph for Broadway Bound students at every opportunity. We are always looking forward to her Master classes and workshops at Broadway Bound.