Julie Christenson has been a dancer, choreographer, and teacher for 25 plus years. She began dancing at the age of 3 under her father’s instruction in Sioux City Iowa. She opened her first dance studio in 1999. Julie was the dance choreographer and captain for her high school, college and for a dance team in the CBA.  Julie has received several awards during her time as a dance instructor. She was recognized by Dance Extreme as  Coach of the Year in 2012 and received  Top Five in the Nation by DX in 2017. She was inducted into the DX Hall of Fame in 2011. Her dance teams have taken home top honors and grand championships at many competitions over the years. Her Senior team earned a bid to Dance Worlds held in Orlando Florida in 2012.  Her teams have also earned bids to the “One” competition held in Chicago.  Julie has received numerous choreography awards over the years for her routines as well as judges choice awards. Julie trained at Sioux City Music and Dance in Sioux City, Iowa. There she studied Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, and Tap.  She now attends workshops and classes across the nation to keep current with the new dance styles and techniques.
Dancing has been a passion of mine since I was a little girl! I strive to provide a positive, fun learning environment for growing dancers.  I would love the chance to pass along my knowledge of dance to your children.