Lee Beitzel

Dance Instructor

Lee trained in multiple styles of dance at the Tuscarawas Dance Arts Center for 15 years.  She then continued her training at Youngstown State University where she graduated with a B.A. in Dance Management.  In her senior year, she was awarded the Marilyn Koscinski award for creativity in dance.  For the past 7 years, Lee has attended the All Ohio Dance Festival with TDAC to showcase her choreography and teach master classes in hip hop.  Lee was also a member of a hip hop crew from Cleveland, OH called Pro2Jay where she later danced in a music video for Cleveland recording artist Cali Miles.  Over the years, Lee has taught at multiple studios in the Youngstown area as well as Pennsylvania.  She choreographed and directed her own production of Peter Pan, which is performed annually at the Tuscarawas County Center for the Arts.  Lee has passed her Grade V Cecchetti exam and her Grade I Cecchetti teacher exam.