NICOLE DWYER (JAZZ, BALLET, MUSICAL THEATRE, ADULT DANCE FITNESS, TEAM DIRECTOR) started her dance career at the age of 6 at Dance Dynamics in Walled Lake, MI. There she learned the fundamentals of teaching a dance class and has been doing so since she was 18 years old in various studios throughout Michigan, Florida and Louisiana. While teaching, Nicole also pursued a professional dance career booking contracts with Celebrity Cruise Lines, Universal Studios in Orlando, as well as many theaters in the metro New Orleans area including Le Petite Theatre, Theatre Thirteen, Rivertown Theatre for the Performing Arts and Jefferson Parish Arts Society. Nicole was also a member and captain for the New Orleans Voodoo Dolls and was voted by her teammates to represent them in the AFL Arena Bowl in 2012. She currently stays active choreographing the musical theatre productions for Slidell High School, Brother Martin High School, and JPAS’s summer intensive.