Meet Teah Poyner

Ms. Teah has been dancing with Gasper’s since the age of 5 studying many different styles including Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, and Lyrical. She grew up performing in countless productions with Gasper’s School of Dance and was a part of the FMBallet Company for 6 seasons. Teah has had the opportunity to train in numerous different summer programs including intensives at Kansas City Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, and San Jose Ballet. After taking some time off, she is back teaching upper level Ballet and Pointe classes. Welcome back Teah!

Meet Patrick Kasper

Patrick has been dancing with the Gasper family since he began his career over 40 years ago, traveling around the world performing and choreographing everywhere from Paris to New York. In addition to teaching at Gasper’s he also choreographs many productions in the FM area and is the founder of the entertainment motivation program “Positive Motion”. Patrick enjoys interacting with his students and watching them turn into artists. His wish for his students is that they live their passion through dance and share their talents with the world!

Meet Paula Comeau

Meet Fitness for the Dancer instructor Ms. Paula! Paula has been passionate about fitness from a very young age with her interests spanning from cheerleading, Barre, yoga, and personal training, to when she began her formal dance training taking adult Ballet classes from Mrs. Gasper. With her many degrees and certifications she is constantly trying to further her education. When she is not teaching or taking classes here at Gasper’s, she can be found teaching a variety of courses for the North Dakota University System!

Meet Kristin Ide

Ms.Kristin has been a part of the dance community since the age of three studying in multiple areas of dance including; classical Ballet, Pointe, and Modern Dance. Kristin has a Bachelor's degree in Art Education and a Master’s in Curriculum and Instruction. In addition to teaching at Gasper’s she has also been teaching in the Fargo Public Schools since 2002. Kristin has teaching in her blood and loves to share her passion for dance here at Gasper’s School of Dance.

Meet Mateo Leslie

Mateo has been studying at Gasper's since he was 5 years old and after taking a year off he is back dancing with us and has also begun his first year teaching Tap! Mateo has been in countless productions with Gasper's as well as other production companies in the area. In adddition to teaching he is also a member of our Pro performance team and is a junior at Shanley High School where he plays on the band. We are so thrilled to have him back and on our team.

Meet Ms. Eva Reich

Ms. Reich is a second year college student at MSUM where she is studying to obtain a degree in Musical Theatre. This is her first year teaching at Gasper’s and we could not be more thrilled to have her join our team. With 12 years of dance experience and 55 productions under her belt we believe she will fit right in with the Gasper team!

Meet Ms. Bryanna Gehrtz

Ms. Bryanna is back for her second season teaching at Gasper's School of Dance, as well as coaching and choreographing for our performan

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