MICHELLE ED

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  •  1975 – 1977   Dotty Stewart McGill’s School of Dance, Grove City, PA  - all forms of dance

  • 1978 – 1980   Gus Giordano Dance Center, Chicago IL  -  jazz and tap

  • 1980 – 1983    Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA  - jazz and tap

  • 1985 – 1990   Total Concept Dance, Windber, PA – jazz

  • 1991 – present   Own and operate out of his mind DANCE, Johnstown, PA  - all forms of dance

                                  Master Classes in Harrisburg, PA
AWARDS

  • Pennsylvania Governor’s School of the Arts scholarship recipient

  • Miss Dance of Pennsylvania

  • Special Guest Grove City Bicentennial

PERFORMANCE 

  • Performer - various musicals and shows in Pittsburgh, Chicago, Philadelphia

                          -as a member of out of his mind REPERTOIRE Company  - PROJECTS 1-12

  • Choreographer - 1988 Pippin for Johnstown Community Players 

  • Choreographer - 1991  Hello Dolly for Westmont High School

  • Choreographer - 1992  Lil’ Abner for Westmont High School

  • Choreographer - 1993  Little Miss Sunshine for Westmont High School

  • Choreographer - 2003  Musical Revue for Greater Johnstown High School 

  • Choreographer - 2007 Anyone Can Whistle for Greater Johnstown High School

  • 1985 - present   dance numbers for recital performances 

  • 1991 - present   dance pieces for out of his mind REPERTOIRE

ORGANIZATIONS

  • Dance Masters of America, Local chapter #10-  member since 1991
  • Member DEA 
  • Licensed by BMI, ASCAP, SESAC

Michelle is the owner, operator, and Artistic Director of OOHM. Michelle began her training at an early age, in the small town of Grove City, PA. Tutored by Dotty McGill, whose love for dance and life was infectious, Michelle also developed a great love of dance. Her desire is to share that love with generations of young women and men and keep the dance alive!

TRAINING

  •  1961 – 1977 Dotty Stewart McGill’s School of Dance in Grove City Pa

  • 1977 –1978 Point Park College, Pittsburgh PA – Dance Major

  • 1978 –1980 Gus Giordano Dance Center, Chicago, IL - full scholarship

  • 1980 - ongoing study through various organizations for teachers