At LDL Dance, we have fun! Miss LaDonna is the owner and operator of the studio, and has a fully trained staff. The teachers at LDL Dance have enjoyed dancing throughout their lives, and want their students to enjoy it just as much as they do! We will have several in class parties and performances throughout the year, as well as perform at community events and have a year-end recital. We look forward to a great and fun-filled year at LDL Dance. We hope you will come check us out!
Miss LaDonna started dancing when she was three years old at Miss Cathey's Dance Studio in Sand Springs. She has taken a variety of dance classes including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, and pointe. Miss Cathey's later became Miss Tirita's Dance Studio, where Miss LaDonna continued to take dance classes and go to various competitions. Miss LaDonna has won various solo, small group, and large group performance awards all over the U.S. She was on the Charles Page High School Dance Team, where they won awards at camp, state, and national competitions. During her senior year, she made the UDA All-Star Dance Team, where she performed in the New Year's Day Parade in London, England. After high school, Miss LaDonna became a member of the Tulsa Talons Cheerleaders, and just finished her sixth season with the team. During her time with the Talons, she has done choreography for them, and is currently their team captain. Miss LaDonna has taught at Miss Tirita's Dance Studio in Sand Springs since she was a teenager and just finished up her last year there. She loves working with kids, and enjoys the experience of having her own studio!
Miss LaDonna graduated from Oklahoma State University with a double major in Accounting and Finance, and will continue to work as the scanning coordinator for a local specialty food store that she has been with since 2005. She loves running and operating her studio from every aspect, and has enjoyed her new journey with LDL Dance!
Miss Hailee has been taking dance since she was three years old from various studios and instructors. She has taken multiple forms of dance including ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, lyrical, pom, clog, and pointe. She was on a competitive dance team in elementary and middle school competing at state and national levels. She is currently enrolled in Glenpool High School and Tulsa Community College. She hopes to be part of a dance team when she goes off to college and to continue teaching. She enjoys having the opportunity to teach younger kids and being a role model for them here at LDL Dance!