Lynn D. Raley
Owner and Artistic Director
LaVonda has appeared in local theater productions in the Wilmington area including “42nd Street”, “Guys and Dolls” and “A Chorus Line”. Film credits include “Track 29”, “Cats Eye”, “Firestarter” and most recently onset of the film “Adrenaline”. Industrial credits include Daisytek, Ross Stores and IBM.
For the past 17 years, she has taught dance to recreational and competitive students. LaVonda is a 6-year Breast Cancer Survivor. In her spare time she is very dedicated to volunteering for charity organizations such as Women of Hope, Susan G. Komen and Pretty in Pink Foundation. LaVonda is a single mom of two beautiful children Brooke (15) and Trevor (11) of whom she shares life’s treasurable moments! She is excited for the “new” chapter in her life and delighted to share her passion and love of dance to children of all ages!
Marti has danced professionally since the age of 17. She has appeared on stage in a wide variety of dance roles, performing for three years in SRO Associates’ productions at Hersheypark. She has performed at Cedar Point as well a dancing on a cruise ship, peroforming for Holland Americas Cruise Lines. She performed at the Alabama Theatre in Myrtle Beach for 4 years, as a part of the cast of the renowned show “ONE” and “The South’s Grandest Christmas Show”. Marti performed adage, aerial work and acrobatics as well as traditional dance.
Marti is currently working on the staff of Star Systems national talent competition.