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Katarina Smouse

Katarina started performing when she was two years-old and began training with Inland Pacific Ballet Academy when she was five. She continued with IPB Academy and danced with Inland Pacific Ballet until going to college for her Bachelors Degree in Dance in 2013. Over the years she has trained with Ballet West, Gaga People, The Martha Graham Company, and The Jose Limón Dance Company. She also has an extensive background in theatre and musical theatre, having performed in musicals such as The Phantom of the Opera, Camp Rock the Musical and Rent. Katarina is also in-training for her pilates certification. “The only thing I love more than dancing is teaching others to dance, and I hope to continue both for the rest of my life.