Laura Gartner - Owner & Director

Miss. Laura with one of her Combo 1 classes.

Miss. Laura earned a BFA in Dance Education from Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers University. She established Downtown Dance Academy in 2009 after 10 years of teaching and performing througout Monmouth and Ocean counties. She loves owning her own studio and teaching jazz, ballet, and little kid combo ballet & tap classes because she can watch her girls grow as dancers over the years. When she is not dancing, Miss. Laura is spending time with her family or bringing DDAncers to conventions to further their education.

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