Heather Adams – Founder & Executive DirectorPosted on Oct 27 in Staff, TeachersPrint
DDC Founder & Teacher
Heather began her professional career in Phoenix in High School. She later attended the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and moved to New York shortly after graduating. After a few years of dance there, she found the Rocky Mountains of Montana.
Heather founded the DDC 5 years ago. She serves as ED and teaches ballet, modern, jazz, swing, salsa, kids, Flamenco, private lessons, and musical theatre classes. She continues to be involved in the community, teaching and performing at various Missoula events, festivals, parties and volunteering her time to local non-profits. She has been on staff at the University of Montana School of Theater and Dance for 5 years as the Jazz Adjunct Instructor and has worked with the Missoula Childrens Theater for 13 years as a performer for community shows and choreographer for summer camps.
Heather has choreographed for Bigfork Summer Theater, Arizona Broadway Theater and the University of Montana. Shows include Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Forbidden Broadway, Fiddler on the Roof, Evita, 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Chicago, West Side Story and HAIR. She is currently choreographing Footloose for the Missoula Community Theatre and upcoming theater adventures for Spring of 2013 is the Music Man for the Fort Peck Summer Theatre.