We really enjoy teaching adults.
All dance instructors for each workshop and intensive are highly trained, experienced teachers and former professional dancers.
Each person brings something unique.
Full-time faculty include: Danile Giesy, Christopher Hird, Randall Marks, Joni Petre-Scholtz, Scott Putman, Kathy Sawyer, Pedro Szalay, and Heidi Winton-Stahle
Heidi Winton-Stahle is the director of Sun King Dance.
training in Saratoga Springs, NY with teachers Melissa Hayden, Elizabeth Carroll, Felix Smith, Tomislav Vuchovich, and Michael Steele.
At age 17, she
was accepted into The Boston Ballet School
At 18 she joined The Louisville Ballet and performed in many classical works including Serenade, La Sylphide, Billy The Kid, and Romeo and Juliet and The Nutcracker.
After two years of performing with Louisville, she set of for college at The University at Buffalo to pursue a degree in dance.
After school, she joined Ontario Ballet Theater in Toronto where she performed leading roles in "Beauty and The Beast", "Symbiosis" and "Alice".
In 2000 she started Sun King Dance, to focus on providing learning opportunities for the adult ballet students around the world.
is passionate about helping others reach their potential and discover the joy of movement at any age.