Euphoria Dance Centre
Lindsay Homeier - Owner/Instructor
Lindsay started dancing at the age of 3 and began competing at the age of 15. Lindsay has choreographed for Russell High School musicals, dance team, and cheer squad. She participated on the RHS dance team, Velocity, all four years of high school where she was invited to be a UDA traveling instructor. Lindsay has been an instructor for Russell Recreation dance camps and taught dance at Barb's School of Dance for 7 years before taking over the Great Bend studio in June of 2012. Lindsay has received many awards at multiple regional and national competitions for group, trio, and solo performances including 5th overall advanced senior solo at the national level. While in college at KU, Lindsay studied ballet, tap, jazz, modern, flamenco, hip hop, and Bharata Natyam. She had the honor of being a student of Michelle Heffner-Hayes, Muriel Cohan, Jerel Hilding, Willie Lenoir, Patrick Suzeau, and the late Janet Hamburg. She also took master classes with Soledad Barrio of Noche Flamenca and Bill Evans of The Bill Evans Dance Company. She has also studied dance history, Laban/Bartenieff Movement Analysis, anatomy/kinesis, and choreography. Lindsay received a Bachelor in Political science and a minor in dance from KU in 2010 and is in her sixth year of owning and operating Euphoria Dance Centre. Lindsay also recently took on being the sponsor for Great Bend High School Panther Dance Line with goals to rebuild the program. She continues her dance training by attending teacher workshops such as Talent on Parade's "Elevation" in Branson, Missouri and Progressing Ballet Technique in Bentonville, Arkansas. She is just as passionate now, if not more so, about teaching her love of dance to the kids in Great Bend and surrounding areas.
Madeline Nelson - Instructor
Madeline has been dancing for 15 years, starting at the age of 4. She’s experienced in ballet, modern, pointe, contemporary, jazz, hip-hop, and tap. Madeline is from Bloomfield, Iowa where she competed and practiced dance at a studio called Dance Incorporated taught by Tasha Bacon-Kimmel. She taught for two years at that studio and also competed many solos, duets, trios, and small/large groups. She received 2nd place at the Kansas City nationals the summer of 2015 and also the following summer in Wisconsin with her duet partner Jaylynn Sharp. Madeline is currently competing on the Barton Cougars dance team and plans to get a minor in dance and major in art education. This is her second year teaching for Euphoria.
- Rylee Ayon
- Jessie Parkin
- Karlie Stanley
- Mollie Weber