Cindy McGee – Artistic Director


Cindy McGee trained at the prestigious Ruth Page School of Dance in Chicago, with Dolores Lipinski and Larry Long.  She also trained at the Lou Conte Dance Studio with Lou Conte and Claire Bataille.  Miss Cindy is a former member of the highly acclaimed Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and her professional career has taken her far, from the Broadway stage in the Tony award-winning musical The Wiz, to Hollywood in the dance movie Fast Forward where she worked with director Sidney Poitier.  She recently graduated Magna Cum Laude from CSUN with a B.A. in Music Therapy.  She prides herself on the professionalism, knowledge, and dedication evident in CiARA’s teaching faculty staff, and studio atmosphere. Ms. Cindy brings a wealth of knowledge and teaching experience to the classroom. With over 30 years of experience, she possesses a remarkable gift for inspiring students to reach their potential.