Eugenia Margaret Lane
Dance Instructor:

Ten years teaching experience at the college level. She has taught at a number of Southern California Colleges including: Scripps College, Claremont and Cal Poly University, Pomona. Long Beach City College, Cypress College, Scripps College, Jimmie DeFore Dance Center. (1986-1996 California) Lectured on the history, appreciation and theory of dance. Instructed dance classes in ballet, jazz, modern, ballroom and country western line dance.Organized two dance events for Leisure World, Mission Viejo, CA.DJ for Country Western Dance night.

Dance Students As a teacher in the Southern California area she has taught a variety of dance courses including: ballet technique, (beginning-professional,) pas de deux, pointe' variations, classical repertory, jazz, modern, aerobics, and dance history. "She really makes me feel the dance." said one advance student. "It comes alive even though we are just performing in the studio." (Orange County Register, Sunday, January. 10, 1982)

Jimmie Defore Dance Center

Jimmie Defore Dance Center, Newport Beach, Californian. Director of Ballet from 1984-1986. Taught Ballet, Jazz and Modern. Developed a ballet program for children and adults. In 1982, introduced Pointe', Pas de Deux, and Variations classes into the curriculum. In 1983, directed and adapted five major classical pas de deux for an in-studio performance. In 1984, began a classical Ballet Repertory Class.(1984-1986)

The Repertory Class

Restaged classical ballets for: private studios and college faculty concerts:

The Nutcracker


Les Sylphides complete Ballet

Don Quizote 1987

Swan lake Pas de Trois 1986

Pas de Quadra complete ballet 1985

Le Corsaire Pas de deux

Blue Bird Pas de duex

Black Swan 1984

Flower Festival Pas de deux

Long Beach City College, Long Beach, California. Taught Dance appreciation, and jazz. 1990 Cypress College, Cypress, California. Taught modern, stretch and relaxation, jazz, turns, ballet. and dance history. (1989-92) Scripps College, Claremont, California. Taught ballet, classical variations, and dance history. Restaded classical variations for faculty dance concerts. (1986-88) Golden West College, Huntington Beach, California. Taught ballet (basic, intermediate, advanced), Introduction to dance including modern, jazz, and Dance History. Restaged Pas De Quatre for 1985 faculty concert. Pas De Quartre
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