Due to the icy weather conditions we will be closed on Saturday January 14th 2017.
Based on the current forecast, of refreezing and another ban of freezing rain/sleet coming through tonight and tomorrow, we feel its best to close the studio. We want to make sure that our dancers, families, and staff are safe.
Stay warm and safe!
Dynamic Edge Dance Center
Hello Dynamic Edge Dancers and Families,
The studio will be closed December 19th – January 1st for the Holidays. Classes resume January 2nd. We hope you have a Blessed and Happy Holiday!
The staff would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! Enjoy spending time with your family and friends and please travel safely.
Dynamic Edge Dance Center will be closed Wednesday, November 24th through Saturday, November 26th.
Classes will resume Monday, November 28th.
Dynamic Edge Dance Center will be closed Monday, October 31st.
Have a friend interested in dance classes? Bring them in for a free class! It’s bring a friend week September 19th- 24th!!!
Dani Smelser has been dancing and performing for over 26 years and teaching for over 11 years. Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Dani trained under some of the most influential choreographers such as Debbie Allen, Jackie Sleight, Liz Imperio, Ryan and Tina Cyphert, Joe Tremaine, and Dee Caspary to name a few. She traveled the country assisting for West Coast Dance Explosion, L.A. Dance Magic, and L.A. Underground, as well as performed with several dance companies.
After high school, Dani attended Lindenwood University where she graduated, with honors, with a double major in Dance and Fine Arts Management. While in college, she choreographed, performed, and produced industrial shows for Paul Mitchell’s Black and White Ball and Paul Mitchell’s Night at the Circus Ball. She has also choreographed numerous pieces for Lindenwood University, Flash Mob America, Celebration Talent national opening numbers, and several high school dance teams. Dani also travels the country to teach and choreograph for several studios and conventions.
Over the years Dani has lead her students to several top scoring routines, scholarships to very prestigious dance companies and universities, as well as received numerous choreography and performance awards. She is so excited to be joining the DEDC team.
Dexter hails from Clinton, Mississippi where he received his early training under Jennifer Beasley, Artistic Director of Mississippi Metropolitan Ballet. As a former member of the award-winning show choir Attache he is in demand as a choreographer and has set pieces on the Clinton High School, Clinton Junior High, Brandon High School, Brandon Middle School and Tupelo High School show choirs in Mississippi. Mr. Bishop joined Missouri Ballet Theatre in 2010 after graduating from Oklahoma City University with a B.A. in Dance Performance. For MBT he has danced the leading roles of the Cavalier in The Nutcracker, Lysander in the world premier of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Sylvia Pas de Deux, Sunday Sunday and as the Dancing Master in the World Premier of Cinderella. He has also performed in Bird Cage, Spring to Summer, Upstaging, Masquerade, Opus 18, St. Louis Swing and LAPse Dance.