Lakeside Dance, LLC was founded in 2004 by Kelly Lobdell. Miss Kelly studied dance at Allegheny College and Point Park College. In her senior year of college, she did a research intensive in New York City on selected pieces from Anna Sokolow’s repertory. The same year, she was selected to take part in and performed at the American College Dance Festival.
In spring of 2004, she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.A. in dance from Slippery Rock University. She has performed for Ms. Crawford County 2000 and 2001, Miss Pennsylvania 2002, Slippery Rock Dance Productions, Senior Synthesis Productions, Bharatanatyam performance at a Hindu temple in Pittsburgh, and many more.
Kelly has taken Master classes with dance Masters such as Doug Verone, Bill T. Jones, Jeff Shade, Trokia Ranch, Jump Rhythm, and Jive Company, and many others. With more than 36 years of dance experience, Kelly and her team are excited and ready to instruct and encourage your children as they start their journey into the exciting, creative world of dance!