Ms. Lauren: This is Mrs. Lauren’s 11th year with DanceArt Studio.
She is well loved among the cloggers & parents at DanceArt! No worries-there isn’t much standing around when it comes to her class time! Weekly she ignites her students as she drills steps and doesn’t waste a minute to burn up the floor with her clogging routines. Mrs. Lauren has been clogging since the age of five. She’s worked with instructors Nancy Riddle-Fancy Steppers Clogging Team and Simone Nichols-Pace of Thunderbolts clogging team. Mrs. Lauren has competed at numerous competitions, including Showstoppers, Carowinds, Headliners, Clogging Competitions at Tweetsie Railroad and numerous other strictly clogging competitions all over Tennessee, North Carolina, & South Carolina.
Mrs. Lauren attended various master classes and workshops to further her clogging education and has completed the ‘Certified Clogging Instructor’ (CCI) training courses. She is a graduate of Appalachian State University with a bachelor of science in Elementary Education-academically and intellectually gifted certification. Lauren is a member of the North Carolina Clogging Association.
With seven years of teaching experience grades 1st-4th & one year of being an academic specialist, Mrs. Lauren is a wonderful teacher that can break down steps to students of all ages that want to learn to clog. She is driven to teach students of all levels the basic and advanced skills of clogging. Lauren’s inventive, less traditional choreography has set the bar high! Her senior teams have dominated receiving Platinum awards and overall high score awards with “Loud” in 2009 and, “Boom Boom Pow” in 2010. Lauren received the “Entertainment Award” in March at That’s Entertainment Talent Competition in Raleigh. Her inventive, less traditional clogging choreography is always a crowd pleaser at local shows and our performances!
Come clog with Mrs. Lauren…you’re feet will not stop during her dynamic clogging class.