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ARTISTIC LEADERSHIP & FACULTY

FOUNDER & ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

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ASSISTANT TO ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

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MIA ZALOGA

Jazz & Tap Staff

(Civic Dance Centre)

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Mia Zaloga is a teacher and choreographer with the Civic Dance Centre. A former SCBC Principal Dancer, Zaloga returned as a faculty member after her departure from The Company in 2018.

Zaloga performed an extensive repertory of leading roles which include Spanish Princess in Swan Lake, Pas de Trois in Midnight Masquerade, Gold in The Sleeping Beauty, Kissing Doll, Ribbon Candy, and the Sugar Plum Fairy in Helen Gaus' The Nutcracker. 

Zaloga is a current member of the Wyoming Seminary Dance Company under the direction of Mrs. Bernardine Vojtko, joining in 2014. She was a featured guest artist for the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic's production of Peter and the Wolf, performing as the Duck. Zaloga has studied with the Performing Arts Institute. 

CATHERINE HEALEY

Contemporary & Lilliputian Staff

(Civic Dance Centre)

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Catherine has been with the Civic Dance Centre since 2016. Prior to joining the staff, Catherine was trained locally since age 4 and has been teaching and choreographing for 18 years. She has taken master classes in tap, jazz and modern at Steps on Broadway and the Broadway Dance Center and master ballet classes with Catherine Kingsley of the Royal Ballet. She trained in contemporary dance with the Philadelphia Dance Company and with Kristin Degnan of Ballet Northeast while studying at Wilkes University.

ERICA MUTO

Jazz & Lilliputian Staff

(Civic Dance Centre)

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Erica has been with the Civic Dance Centre since 2017. Prior to joining the staff, Erica was trained locally since the age of 3 and has been teaching and choreographing for 11 years. She has taken master classes in jazz and modern at Steps on Broadway and the Broadway Dance Center and master ballet classes with Catherine Kingsley of the Royal Ballet. Erica attended the University of Scranton where she studied Psychology and was a part of the Scranton Dance Team for 3 years.

META MIHALCHIK

Class Assistant

(Civic Dance Centre)

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NATALIE MICKNICK

Class Assistant

(Civic Dance Centre)

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