Dance Classes for Kids in the Washington DC Area
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Leah Mariner has been sharing her passion for dance with others for over 20 years. She started her dance training in Long Island, NY and is classically trained in the styles of ballet, contemporary, jazz, tap, and hip hop.
Leah danced professionally for the Washington Wizards NBA team for 3 years and had the opportunity to dance in Brazil, NYC, Atlanta and alongside renowned artists such as Lance Bass and Jay Sean. Leah currently teaches adult dance classes with her dance company, AVA Dance Company in Arlington, VA.
Leah graduated from the University of Delaware with degrees in Elementary Education and Special Education and is currently a full time second grade teacher at Fairfax County Public Schools.
Leah has taught dance to children for over 7 years and for over 3 years with Go Bananas Dancing. She loves inspiring young dancers and hopes they will fall in love with dancing as much as she does!