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   Gina MenMs._Ginato, Owner/Artistic Director, began her dance training at the Kathleen Magyar School of Dance and earned her Bachelors of Fine Arts degree in Dance from Radford University, graduating with honors. She has studied with many professional companies such as Radford Dance Theatre and the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center. She has danced professionally with PA Dance Vision Repertory Ensemble and Ballet Espressivo in Toronto, Ontario. She is the creator and director of the Willow Park Ballet Theatre. Gina also choreographs for the Blairstown Community Theatre in Blairstown, NJ.


   

Laura Klos-Gunther, Tap Dance Instructor, In 2018, Laura relocated to Bethlehem, PA, from  NYC where she instructed dance for 19 years. She started dancing in Queens, NY at the age of 3, and as a teenager began her professional dance training at Broadway Dance Center and Steps on Broadway, where she had the opportunity to study with amazing master teachers. Laura holds a BA in Dance Pedagogy from SUNY Empire State College, and is a graduate of the Dance Education Laboratory at the 92nd Street Y. Her dance teaching career began in 1998 at Hunter College Elementary School, where she taught beginner- advanced levels of Tap Dance to gifted children for three years.  From 2001-2017,  Laura worked as a freelancer, bringing her teachings and choreography to some of Manhattan's finest private schools, after-school programs, dance clubs, summer camps, and continuing education programs. She has instructed children aged 3-18 and has also taught adult tap dance classes. She has  performed as a tap dance soloist in variety shows throughout NYC. She has also danced for several musical acts and singing artists for private and social events, as well as in venues such as The Plaza Hotel, Carolines Comedy Club, and many, many more. In 2017, Laura served as the Co-Producer of the Off Off Broadway musical, "Picket Sign Passion" in which she also appeared as a dancer and actor. Her website is www.LKGDance.com

Cassie Dech, Modern/Jazz Instructor, is a senior at East Stroudsburg University, minoring in dance. She has been involved with the dance company and contemporary dance company at school. At ESU, Cassie taught for the children's community dane program and at her old studio. She has experience in lyrical, modern, and jazz as well as other dance styles.

     Kathleen
Magyar-Lutte, Advanced Ballet Instructor, began her dance training at the Marjorie B. Fink School of Ballet in Bethlehem, Pa. and continued to study with ballet master, Alexi Ramov. She became a member of the Ballet Guild of the Lehigh Valley's Performing Company. She received a Bachelors of Art in Dance from Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia. Her dance studies included classes with some of the finest teachers in their fields; Sonja Dragomanovic, former Prima Ballerina with the Zagreb Opera Ballet in Yugoslavia and Kathleen Harty-Gray, a graduate of  The Julliard School of Dance, New York City.




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