Kristin LeggioKristin Leggio dance1

Kristin Leggio dance2

Kristin is presently the Director of the Allegra Teen Jazz Company and the Senior and Teen Tap Companies.   She also teaches ballet, pointe, tap and jazz classes for various levels at Allegra.   Her popular classes focus on technique and performance spirit.   Kristin began dancing at age three and Kristin has studied with Ballet Theatre of Westchester under the direction of Claire Kelley, where she was a principle dancer in the performance company.   Kristin trained at Broadway Dance Center under Frank Hatchett and Don Farnsworth, and studied at both the Alvin Ailey and Joffrey Ballet schools as well as Steps on Broadway.   Kristin has been a dance instructor and choreographer since 1987.   She has taught students of all ages at various dance schools in Westchester, Putnam, Fairfield and Litchfield Counties for over twenty years.   She has choreographed pieces for numerous performing groups including The Woodbury Ballet Company, STEPS School for the Arts, Main Street Ballet and Ballet Theater of Westchester.   Kristin has been with Allegra since 2006.   Her award-winning choreography, versatility and motivational teaching style has earned her a solid reputation and many accolades over the years.   Kristin holds a B.S. in Business Administration/Marketing from the College of Saint Rose in Albany, N.Y. where she graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1994.

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