About YourTeachers


Kathleen Russell 

       Kathleen received her 12 years of formal dance training with Marcia Dale Weary in Carlisle, Pa. at C P Y B. where  she also was a dance instructor. She furthered her training through other professional teachers in New York City and Philadelphia. She guest choreographs for local musicals and church events and has taught dance to special needs students through CPARC.

     With her 63 years of total dedication to her profession, her background of excellent training and operating her own dance studio since 1969, Kathleen offers to her students the opportunity to study dance of a superior quality. She teaches with love, patience, and kindness to bring out the best in all who walks through her doors to the "Wonderful World Of Dance!"

Victoria E. Opilo

      Victoria E. Opilo will be the dance instructor for Swing, Hip Hop and the Saturday afternoon "Friends and Family Fun Time." Vicki studied dance with Mary Pinto for many years here in Carlisle.  More info later on different projects Ms. Vicki is bring to the studio.


                   The Studio


   The Kathleen Russell Dance Studio was established in 1969 and has constantly strived to promote dance excellence in a warm and loving atmosphere. 




                     * Large dance area 

                     * Waiting room

                     * Parking Lot and Curb Parking

                     * Very Safe Enviroment for students

                         and their family members