• Shawna Gerau Santee

    Owner/Artistic Director

    Mrs. Gerau Santee has been dancing for the last 30+ years. She attended Point Park University for several years studying dance and is a graduate of Baltimore School for the Arts as a Dance Major. While in Baltimore, MD, she studied under teachers including Roberto Munoz, Hinton Battle, Ron Cunningham, Norma Pera and many others. She danced professionally as a Soloist for the Charleston Ballet Company for two seasons. Mrs. Gerau Santee has choreographed/staged original story Ballets including, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” “Magical Adventures of Peter Pan” and “Clara and the Nutcracker” to name a few. She was awarded by the Fairmont Commission of Arts and Humanities in 1999 for her contributions to the community in “Dance.” In 2013, she was recognized by the WV Governor’s School for the Arts for her outstanding mentorship in the Arts. She has choreographed 15+ year end recitals. Mrs. Gerau Santee furthers her dance education by attending teacher workshops and conventions throughout the year. She continues to enjoy sharing her passion and talents with her numerous students. She resides in Fairmont, WV, with her husband and four sons.


  • Brooklyn Moran

    Instructor

    Miss Brooklyn has been dancing for 13+ years, studying Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Tap and Pointe. She attends the West Virginia University and majors in Dance. Miss Brooklyn was selected and attended the WV Governor’s School for the Arts, majoring in Dance, and also the International Summer Dance Program at Point Park University. She teaches Ballet and Jazz at 5th Street.