August Enrollment 2017-18 Season

London School of Dance Audubon Village Shopping Center 565 West Oates Road, Suite 105 Garland, Texas 75043 972-686-1966

Misty Owens

Co-Director & Teacher :: Modern, Jazz and all ages Tap and Ballet

Misty Owens, MFA, recently returned to Dallas after 12 years of teaching, choreographing and performing in New York City. She has been dancing with the Peggy Spina Tap Company in New York City since 1993, performing in such venues as Jacob’s Pillow, Town Hall, FIT, The New School and the Spina Loft. While in New York, she taught at Marymount Manhattan College, Long Island University and the Mark Morris Dance Group, where she is a Founding Teacher of the Dance for Parkinson’s Disease classes. She also served as Artistic Director of Student Companies I & II. She received honors from the New York City Tap Festival, which named her Teacher of the Year. With her tap company, Fulton Feet Express, she was presented with a proclamation from Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz, in celebration of their outstanding community service throughout Brooklyn.

Misty is currently living in Dallas, Texas. She teaches adjunct dance classes at University of Texas-Dallas, and Dance for Movement Disorders at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital. She is Co-Director of the London School of Dance with Gwen Owens. Misty also serves on the Board of the North Texas Dance Council, where she is the Committee Chair for Adaptive Dance. She coordinates and teaches Adaptive Dance classes to wheelchair-bound seniors in residential facilities.