Caitlin Clark has been dancing since the age of 3 and teaching
for the last 17 years. Prior to teaching she gained experience
with dance instruction and education through numerous competitions
and conventions. She served as Administrative Assistant
and Assistant Director for Toni Wright's Dance Theatre.
Caitlin has also taught dance at Onondaga Community
College's College For Kids Program, as well as several other dance
programs. In addition to her dance training, Caitlin
Clark earned her Bachelor's degree in Child and Family Studies from
Syracuse University in 2002. The knowledge she gained through her
degree program, as well as several field placements, has allowed
her to develop a greater understanding of early childhood development,
which has enriched her work in the dance classroom.
Lindsay Carroll is an alumni of Caitlin Clark's Centre of Dance and has returned to teach and act as an Administrative Assistant. After dancing for Caitlin for 10 years Lindsay attended Canisius College where she earned a spot on their Dance Team, eventually becoming Team Captain and moving on to be hired as Head Coach after graduating. Lindsay also worked as Administrative Assistant and Teacher at Hofmann's School of Dance while living in Buffalo. She is thrilled to be back in Syracuse and dancing with us!
Terri Condon holds a degree in Performing Arts from Cazenovia College where she majored in Dance. She has studied locally with Tony Salantino, Debbie Boughton, Miss Augustine of Solvay, NY, among others. Additionally, she has worked as the Musical Theater Choreographer for several local theater groups including The Talent Company, Cazenovia Community Theater, St. Cecilia's Players, and local high schools. She also taught Onondaga Community College's College For Kids Theater Program. Before coming to work for Caitlin Clark's Centre of Dance she taught for 10 years at Toni Wright's Dance Theatre
Nicole Harvard began dancing at the age of 3 and has never stopped! She has studied Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Pointe, Modern and Hip Hop and has been teaching for the last 12 years. Prior to teaching her own classes Nicole worked in the classroom as a Demonstrator and Assistant Teacher for 5 years. In 2010 Nicole graduated from LeMoyne College with a degree in Sociology and Education.
Dani Perkins has danced since the age of 3, primarily training in Ballet and Modern at Syracuse School of Dance, but also dancing with the Syracuse Contemporary Dance Company and at Toni Wright's Dance Theatre and The Center for Ballet and Dance Arts. Dani has performed several roles in the Nutcracker with the North Carolina Dance Theatre and attended intensives with the Burklyn Ballet Theatre in Vermont and Peridance Company in New York City. Dani attended Manhattan College and is in her third year teaching with us.
Christine Werbeck has been dancing since the age of 5 and teaching for over 3 decades! Christine taught at several dance studios in the Camillus and Fairmount areas and has been with Caitlin Clark's Centre of Dance for the last 12 years. Christine attended SUNY Potsdam and enjoys teaching young dancers as well as taking her own classes each week.