Holly Curtis

Chicago Dance Faculty

Holly Curtis was raised in New York City and fell in love with dance at age 3 after seeing The Nutcracker at Lincoln Center. She pursued her dancing and gymnastics passion through high school and Northwestern University . Her favorite studios were Leigh Welles in New York City and Gus Giordano in Evanston, IL. Ms. Curtis has been on staff at The Lake Forest Dance Academy and Lake Bluff Dance Ensemble for the past 16 years. She was a past Dance Director for the City of Libertyville Dance Ensemble where she developed a very successful program for young dancers ages 3-6. Ms. Curtis's heartfelt philosophy is: Instill the spirit of dance and a star will be born.