Melissa, originally from Orange County, CA, began touring with the Los Angeles Classical Ballet while still in high school. After graduation, she joined the Milwaukee Ballet where she spent six years dancing soloist roles. Melissa’s credits include roles on Glee, DWTS, AGT, Mobbed, Hart of Dixie, The Young and the Restless, and LXD. She has performed motion capture work for Shrek, Puss in Boots, and Madagascar 3. Melissa can be seen on Youtube channel DS2DIO, as well as on the web shows EHOW and HealthyPower TV. Melissa performs with Helios Dance Theater, Sacramento Ballet, Los Angeles Contemporary Ballet, Luminaria Ballet, Motion Tribe, Body Traffic, Strange and Elegant Dancers, String Theory, and the Los Angeles Opera. Melissa is also a certified Pilates instructor.
*Faculty is subject to change based on availability.