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Victoria Kemnetz

Ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop, & musical theater

Victoria Kemnetz holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Theater and Drama from UW-Madison.  She has been dancing since she was 6 years old and has almost 20 years of experience now.  Starting off in Wausau, WI where she studied the styles of ballet, jazz, musical theater, lyrical and pointe.  All of which she danced competitively at such competitions as Thunderstruck and Dance Magic with DDH Dance Academy.  She also competed in WIAA Reginal and State dance competitions, as well as UDA Nationals with the Wausau East Dance Team.  She was invited to dance in the WDC Disney All Stars Dance Team in 2006.  She spent 3 years putting on summer performances with Introspect Arts Company where she learned the importance of Modern dance and Expressionism.  

 

During college she was a part of the student organized Optima Dance Team.  She also continued her jazz experience by taking classes under Phyllis Sanfilippo and ballroom classes under Karen McShane-Hellebrand.  She has been seen in various productions around Madison with companies such as: MTM, Four Seasons Theater, UW Theater, CTM and RAVE Entertainment.  She has had teaching experience with Horace Mann Middle School Dance Team, Wausau East's Theater program, the YMCA of Dane County and Forte Studios in Mt. Horeb.  She is very excited to be starting this year at A Step Above Dance and hopes that her students are ready to have fun and work hard!