Stephanie Govich taught Theatre and Dance Magic for two years at the Academy and we’re so glad to have her return. She brings with her over 20 years of dance experience, including Classical Ballet, Tap, Modern, Jazz, Musical Theatre and Pointe. While in NYC, Stephanie studied with some of the most influential names in the dance industry including Kat Wildish, Germaine Salsberg, Shea Sullivan and Ginger Cox and was on faculty at Broadway Dance Center and New Dance Group Arts Center. Recently, she was selected as a guest choreographer for the Arts In Motion company.
Stephanie graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Central Oklahoma with a B.A. in Dance Education where she received the Department of Education’s Most Outstanding Student Award. She has performed with Friends University and the Wichita Ballet Theatre, featuring Nilas Martins and Wendy Whelan. Stephanie has also appeared in many musical theatre productions and was a principal dancer with Royal Caribbean International. While a member of the Kaleidoscope Dancers Company and the Patti Parrish Dance Company, Stephanie worked with many accomplished artists such as Lane Alexander, Frank Chaves, Bill Evans, Savion Glover, and Clay Taliaferro.