Creative Pursuits Studio is an educational and artistic space for students of all genres, skill levels and abilities. It is a place for each individual to expand their horizons and reach their full artistic potential. Students will grow quickly while being exposed to workshops, classes and private lessons all centered on the student's individual needs.
Cody Smith Dance Teacher
Cody Smith is a local performer, director and choreographer. He is the director of the Hempfield Dance Theatre program. He has also directed and choreographed numerous shows for EPAC, the Hempfield Music program, Ephrata HS, Cedar Crest HS, the Cobalt Dance Company, and Rev9 Dance Company. As a performer, he has been in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular in New York for the past 17 years. He has also performed in 8 productions at the Fulton Theatre including: Brigadoon, Hello Dolly!, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, A Chorus Line, Joseph. Cody is a member of Actors’ Equity and the American Guild of Variety Artists.
Rebecca Goebel Tap Teacher
Private Rate: $50 Per Hour
Becca is a Lancaster native and tap-dancing enthusiast. She recently received her B.A. in Musical Theater from Temple University. While at Temple, she was instrumental in the revival of the Temple Tappers where she served as the dance captain and choreographer. Becca has taught dance in Philadelphia and here in Lancaster. From 6 years old to 60 years old, she has experience teaching a wide age range of students. She also has extensive experience working with children with special needs. In addition to teaching, Becca has had the pleasure to dance in some wonderful productions of Anything Goes, Guys and Dolls, The Producers, and Thoroughly Modern Millie to name a few. Becca has choreographed for dance teams, and her choreography for the Temple University Diamond Marching Band has been performed on national television.