Laurie Falgoust has come full circle with Dance Unlimited. She was their first student 45 years ago, and now is the Director of the Paradis Studio. Laurie has taught for the past 33 years with Jazz and Tap being her specialty. She has received Overall High Score and Choreography awards on both the Regional and National Level and her choreography was featured at the Apollo Theatre and The Cotton Club in New York City. Her modeling technique is unbeatable and she has many Teacher Awards to show for it. Laurie performed in Mexico and at the Olympic Track and Field Trials. She is an active member of LADM & DMA, certified by test to teach, she has served as LADM Representative.
Tracy grew up at Dance Unlimited and now her daughter is doing the same thing. Tracy teaches all ages of dance and ballet and loves working with the Younger kids. She is the choreographer and co director of the DU Parade Marching Group and also competes several classes. Her students have won High Score Honors and love working with Ms Tracy. Tracy is a member of LADM and DMA certified by test to teach. She spends her days being the best Mommy she can be to her sweet “Sophia and Stella".
Duanne Cazalot has been teaching dance since 1972 specializing in Ballet, Tap and Jazz with a passion for nurturing and molding the younger students. She judges competitions across the US. She has appeared in commercials and is in the Dance Teacher Hall of Fame. In 1999, Duanne became a member of DMA (Dance Masters of America) and LADM (Louisiana Association of Dance Masters), Internationally known organizations of Dance Educators certified by test to teach Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Acrobatics & Modern. Duanne has served LADM as their Recording Secretary, 2nd VP, 1st VP and President. Duanne serves DMA as their Membership Chairperson. Duanne is the recipient of the prestigious Dance Masters of America Zee Brown Ahearn Award which is given to one DMA Member from the USA & Canada. She has taught many State Title Winners and even the 1st Teen Miss Dance of America from Louisiana in over 75 years. Duanne prides herself on being a very organized and efficient business woman and along with her husband, Al, run two of the largest dance studios in Louisiana.
Nicole is a second generation teacher for Dance Unlimited. Following in her mother’s footsteps, Nicole has taught for the past 13 years. Her competition students have received Overall High Score Honors on both the Regional and National Level. She is a member Of LADM and DMA certified by test to teach. Nicole spends her Days working as a Dental Hygenist and loves teaching in the evenings.
Monique has been teaching side by side with owner, Duanne, for the past 10 years in addition to teaching her own classes. Her Hip Hop Classes are incredible and she is the Leader and Co Director of our DU Parade Marching Group. Monique is a member of LADM and DMA certified by Test to Teach. Monique is a recent graduate of Southeastern University. She is a school teacher during the day and dance teacher in the evening.
Chante' Robertson Landry danced with Dance Unlimited and now she enjoys teaching for DU. Chante' is a new member of LADM and DMA certified by test to teach Tap and Jazz. She works very well with our younger students and is in charge of our Mini Mardi Gras Marching Group. Chante' loves dancing and enjoys sharing this love with her students.
Savannah Loupe grew up at DU and drives in from college to teach her students. She is a member of LADM & DMA. She loves working with the kids and teaching tumbling to our younger students. She is great with all ages and has a wonderful way of instilling self confidence and the love of dance with her children.
Cindy is part of a three generation dance family from Dance Unlimited. She returned to teaching last year and specializes in the “Mommy and Me Program”. This was designed for the 1 year old children who participate with a parent or adult. It is one on one training and perfect to introduce this age child to the wonderful world of dance. Cindy is in the process of becoming a member of LADM & DMA
Victoria is a graduate of Dance Unlimited and now loves to share her passion for dance with her students. She is a graduate of Nichols University where she is a nurse during the day but still dances at night. Victoria is a member of LADM and DMA. She works with kids of all ages and assists with our Competition Teams.
"No Limit" Faculty
Amanda Guidry Smith started Dance Unlimited as a baby and now she specializes in teaching our Baby Classes. She is a member of LADM and DMA certified to teach and she loves working with our younger students. She assists with our Competition Teams and Marching Groups.
Angie Lehrmann Klibert grew up at Dance Unlimited. Angie has been actively involved in the dance industry for the past 33 years. She is a member of LADM and DMA certified by test to teach Tap, Ballet and Jazz. Angie is the Director of DU's Marching Team and her choreography has received top awards across the US. She choreographs for High School Dance Teams and has won the Grand Championship award several times. She has a Bachelor's Degree from SLU, and is a teacher for Destrehan High School. Angie is also an aerobics instructor and CPR certified. Angie is the Director of the Queen of Hope Pageant where she has raised thousands of dollars to help fight Cancer. She specializes in Ballet, Tap, Jazz and her very unique style of Modern/Lyrical. Her goal is to continue to guide and inspire young dancers to pursue their dreams.
Al Cazalot has taught Tumbling since 1981. He enjoys sharing his expertise and knowledge of gymnastics with his students of all ages. Al works with local Junior High and High School Cheerleading Squads and his private classes are in great demand. Al is also the one to contact with any questions regarding your Dance Unlimited Accounts.