Meet Our Awesome Team

A well-balanced team of professional dance instructors. Terre's Dance Workshop offers an artistic, creative, and experienced team of dancers that provide the best possible learning environment. Learn to dance from the best dance teachers in Dayton, OH.

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Miranda Dafoe

Miranda Dafoe is from Sunnyvale, CA. She started dancing at the age of three...

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Terre Hoke Manning

Owner & Principle Dance Instructor Terre holds a BS in Dance Performance...

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Pam Turner Ellis

Pam Turner Ellis – Pam studied dance for 15 years at Terre's Dance Workshop...

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Claire Dorothy Hinde

Dance Instructor Claire Dorothy Hinde is thrilled to be choreographing...

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Cassie George

Dance Instructor Cassie George studied dance for fifteen years at Terre's...

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Lily Seitter

Dance Instructor Lily Seitter grew up in Ottawa, Ontario, where she received her formative...

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Jaelyn Blake

Dance Instructor Jaelyn Blake is from Toledo, Ohio, where she started dancing at the

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Heather Cagle

Dance Instructor Heather Cagle is from Toledo, Ohio. She is currently a Senior at...

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Sergey Pakharev

Dance Instructor Sergey Pakharev – Sergey is a native of St. Petersburg, Russia...

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Paul Gilliam

Dance Instructor Paul Gilliam started his ballet training in Ardmore, Oklahoma, and...



Jonathan Pattiwael he began dancing at 16 where he competed in dance all over Texas.

At 21 he then went into training for Contemporary and Modern. He has a very diverse teaching resume having taught full time throughout graduate school at Texas Woman's University. Now he is a full time professor at UD and collaborates with artists. You can still catch him rockin the sivers throughout Dayton. Space is limited so sign up for his Wednesday Hip Hop 1 at 7:30 and Hip Hop 2 at 8:15 before the spots are gone and a wait list is started.