Lorrie Fraley-Wilson began dance in the Okanogan at the age of 5. With the love and support of her parents she was able to study dance all through her formative years. She than danced with a variety of professional groups: Spokane Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Christy Lane Dancers and Western Washington University Dance Dept. Lorrie continues to grow through many dance intensives and workshops around the Country. Including taking from Teachers and Choreographers who are currently working in the most cutting edge of the dance industry: Tyce Diorio, tWitch, Nappytabs, Mandy Moore, Laura Freemont, Eddie Garcia, Joe Tremain, Stanley Williams, Gene Nelson, Roland Dupree, Micheal McBain, and Brian Freeman...just to name a few...
Lorrie and her staff are committed to the children of the area and to their education in dance.
Stacy Gleason teaches Creative Movement -Elementary Ballet -Intermediate Modern, Modern Ballet - Open Modern. Ms. Gleason has a degree in dance from UC Berkely.
Haley Grillo-Colbert:Haley danced with Lorrie all through school...she spent two years at WSU in Pullman where she acted as Dance Team Captain and choreographer for the WSU Dance Team.
Riley Howell grew up through LFW Dance. She studied dance after H.S. at College in Bellingham and has taken many Dance workshops. She has also helped with our Destination Disney Program and will again for 2017-2018!
Our guest teachers include: Lainey Wilson a Dance Major from UNLV....Lainey works for Disneyland Parks in Creative entertainment and Event Planning and teaches Dance at Momentum Dance in Yorba Linda California...
Katie Higuchi - Long time student of Lorrie's and now residing on Maui and teaching for M.A.P.A. Katie has a Dance Major From University of Washington...owned her own studio for 5 years and toured Asia as a Musical Theater actress and dancer...
Twisp @ The Methow Valley Community Center
Omak @ The Masonic Temple
Tonasket @ The Tonasket Cultural Center