Megan Edmonds has been a dance educator for over 15 years working with students of all ages in ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, musical theater, and lyrical. Megan currently freelances and guest teaches as a dance instructor throughout New England .
She is the former owner and artistic director of Portsmouth School of Ballet in Portsmouth, NH from 2013-2017. She sold the school in 2017 to have more time with her growing family. Megan comes from Colorado and Oklahoma where she trained, danced professionally, and taught dance. She started her own dance program for children in Colorado; has instructed for many dance studios across the United States, choreographed and performed in regional theatre productions, danced with professional dance companies, and has coached numerous dance teams.
As owner of the Portsmouth School of Ballet, Megan directed many performances including “A Midsummer’s Night Dream”, “Cinderella”, numerous Prescott Park showcases, community outreach performances and their annual full production of “The Nutcracker.”
Megan has been judging for Step Up 2 Dance Competitions since 2012. She trained with the Joffrey Ballet School in New York City, Richmond Ballet in Virginia, San Diego Ballet and was a company member for the former Ballet Emmanuel Ballet Company of Colorado Springs from 2006-2009. Megan attended the University of Oklahoma for a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theater.
She also owns Blessed Day Photography which focuses on family as well as dance photography!