Administrative Staff

Lace Campbell Executive Director
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Sophie McConkie Program Manager-Education Programs
Jackie Soohoo Program Manager-Musical Programs

Teaching Staff

Jackie Soohoo– Dance Director – Rising Stars Levels 1 & 2 – Young Stars

Jackie has been teaching children to dance for 15 years at area studios. She served as the Artistic Director of Acton-Boxbourough Dance Center from 2006-2011 before opening the Dancing Arts Academy. Jackie has her Bachelors of Music Education from UMass Amherst, is a licensed public school teacher in Massachusetts, and is excited to begin year five at Dancing Arts Academy, where she can share her love for the performing arts in a supportive and structured environment.
 Jackie has previously danced with the Adagio Big Band, the Highland Players, the SRO Players, the Paint and Powder Club, the Mill City Dancers, and Greenglass Dance Theater. Jackie trained with Lillian Carter, Lisa Tenczar, Janice Zawodny, Nailah Randall-Bellinger, and Jimmy Viera. Jackie is currently the choreographer and dance teacher for Beyond the Fourth Wall, a Cambridge based production company specializing in youth theatre. She is also an instructor at Loch Ness Playcenter and choreographs for the Xcel Program at Tumble Kids Billerica.
Laura Detweiler– Acting Director – Rising Stars Levels 1 and 2
 Ingrid Olsen– Acting Director – Rising Stars 2