Karen Eck has been dancing since the age of 4 beginning at c of Dance in Detroit, and later becoming a member of the Mid-West Ballet Theater Company. She is a long-standing member of Dance Masters of Michigan and Dance Masters of America, and has been living the dream of teaching for the past 30+ years! Miss Karen has served on the Board of Directors and is currently the Secretary for DMM.
Passing all of the traditional core exams (Ballet, Tap, Jazz), she is a Post Graduate of Teachers Training School at State University of New York at Buﬀalo through DMA, and having passed her Cecchetti Teacher Exams through Grade V, she is continually bringing up to date dance training to her students.
She creatively includes terminology, history, and kinesiology. Karen specializes in teaching children and has developed a successful dance program for young children.
Karen has students that have gone on to perform in wonderful shows such as Broadways “Billy Elliot”, “Kinky Boots”, and “Frozen”. She is married to Chuck for 42 years, has one daughter and a crazy pug! Excited for my journey with Karen’s School of Dance!