Melinda Farrell

Competitive Instructor

Melinda Farrell grew up in the Washington DC area. She started training at her mothers dance studio and went on to study throughout the tri state area. Melinda moved to NYC in 2002 to attend NYU. Shortly after she joined the Radio City Rockettes. She has performed in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and worked as an Assistant Choreographer, Dance Captain and Swing on the show. She also performed in the Spring Spectacular and the Summer Spectacular as a Rockette.
Melinda has also been seen on The Today Show, Good Morning America, The Rachael Ray Show, Ellen, Dancing with the Stars and the TONY awards.
Melinda is passionate about teaching and sharing her experiences with students of all ages. When not performing she travels the country as a guest teacher, she loves dancing with kids of all ages!

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South Metro Dance Arts Center is proud to offer classes in both Competitive and  Recreational styles. 

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