Ballet 1/2 & 3/4, Tap 1/2 & 3/4, Ballet Technique Instructor - Molly Dobring is a Brevard County native who loves everything the sunshine state has to offer. Molly started dancing at age 4 and has been dancing ever since. Has been classically trained under Marta Phillips, and various other instructors. For the past 23 year she has trained in ballet, lyrical, modern and tap with ballet being her first love. One of Molly’s favorite quotes is from William Shakespeare “a star danced, and under that was I born.”
Ballet 4/5, Ballet/Pointe 5/6, Lyrical 4/5 & 5/6, Tap 4-6 Instructor - LeeAnn started studying Vaganova ballet at the age of 3 and added different styles of ballet and dance while her family traveled the country. During this time she performed with ballet companies from Las Vegas, Boston, Broward Ballet, & Vero Beach Ballet. Eventually when she was in High School she began not only teaching at her local studio, but assisted in managing the competitive team & the studio! After high school she went to Stephens College, an all-women’s liberal arts school in Columbia Missouri, to get her BFA in dance. After graduation LeeAnn moved to Birmingham, AL and danced with the contemporary ballet company AROVA. She also created a piece for theirchoreography showcase that was danced by the company! After a few seasons with them she started teaching at the local studio Steeple Arts. She quickly found a dance family with them as she taught many classes, and became Zumba certified there as well.
Musical Theatre 3/4 & 4-6, Acting 4-6, Vocal 4-6 Instructor - Savannah Lee has been dancing for the past 17 years. She has been trained in Ballet, pointe, tap, musical theatre, hip hop, and lyrical. Savannah became very invested in musical theatre when she was 13. Her first musical she performed in was “The Little Mermaid” at Rockledge Highschool. She is a performer at The Historic Cocoa Village Playhouse and is a gold star member. She has performed in over 17 musicals such as On the Town, Beauty and the Beast, Christmas Carol, The Little Mermaid, Christmas Story(Head Elf), The Producers, White Christmas(Rhoda), Into the Woods(Sleeping Beauty) In July2017 she started her internship of Assistant Director/Choreographer of the children’s program at Surfside Playhouse. She has assisted directed many shows such as The Little Mermaid Jr., Lion King Kids, Jungle Book Kids, 101 Dalmatians Kids, Seussical, Willy Wonka Jr., and Beauty and the Beast Jr. Savannah has been dancing at Marta’s Legacy Dance Studio for the past 15 years and has made her passion for dancing, singing, and acting stronger than it ever was before. She has trained under Marta Phillips, Tracy Wines, Elisabeth Smith, Eva Knowles and more. She started teaching Musical Theatre at Marta’s in July 2017 and has loved every minute of it even with the challenges of teaching the little ones. Savannah is very thankful for her dance family and wonderful students and is excited to continue the adventure.
Acro/Tricks 1-3 & 4-6 Instructor - Amanda grew up doing competitive gymnastics in upstate New York. She spent many hours in the gym perfecting her routines for competition. She won many local, state, regional, and national awards while competing. When she wasn't training herself she spent time volunteering to coach the younger gymnasts. When she stopped doing gymnastics she began to coach even more. She attended safety, regional and national training's to better her coaching. She spent many years teaching gymnastics in New York. She taught preschool, beginner, intermediate, advanced and tumbling classes. She also taught all levels of team and some dance. She moved to Florida in 2008 and spent five years coaching competitive gymnastics. Most of that time was spent as the head coach. She also trained coaches and choreographed floor routines. Once Amanda had her second child she decided to step back from coaching gymnastics for a little bit. She didn't stay away long before deciding to teach classes again.