Katie Greene Keefe has been trained in classical ballet for the past 30 years and a background in jazz, modern, tap and lyrical. During her childhood she performed in “The Nutcracker” with the Philadelphia Children’s Ballet Academy for 7 years. Katie continued performing in several musicals during high school including with the Archdiocesan Dance Company. She began choreographing and teaching her love of dance during college where she continued to perform with Penn State Abington’s Dance Company.
Katie has taught dance since high school and is excited to introduce the Musical Theatre Summer Camps through Stage Company.
Stacy Malachowski received her B.S. degree in Music Education from Penn State University and her Masters of Music in Music Education from West Chester University. Currently, Ms. Malachowski is the Music and Gym Teacher at Kinderworks, a certified private pre-school. She also teaches private lessons including voice, piano, and saxophone at The Conservatory of Music and Dance and is actively involved in musical productions as music director at The Conservatory. Ms. Malachowski currently serves as the Director of the Centennial Singers. Previously, Stacy was the Director of Choral Activities at the Central Mountain Middle and High Schools in Central PA and at Stage Coach Theatre Arts School. Her awards include the Lauretta Woodson Award and the Disney Award for Outstanding Teachers.
Drama Director / Singing Director
Colleen Shammo Mavroudis is an actress, singer and music therapist who has been teaching voice and theater arts for over twenty years. From acting in children’s theater to helping kids take the stage, this homeschooling mom of six loves sharing the skills that can be learned through the theatre experience.
Dance Instructor/ Early Stages Instructor
Laura Raila has been involved with dance and theater her entire life. Growing up in Bucks County, Laura started dance classes at a young age and went on to do competitive tap and jazz with Kelly Richards School of Dance. Laura earned her Bachelor’s Degree from West Chester University where she performed in the University Dance Company. During her time in college, Laura minored in Adapted Physical Activity and volunteered at the Special Olympics and various adapted dance camps sharing her passion with children and adults of all ability levels. Laura earned her Master’s Degree in Exceptional Student Education from the University of South Florida in Tampa, Florida and has taught the last several years in Florida and New Jersey. During her time in Florida and New Jersey, Laura has choreographed several plays as well as pieces for weddings and quinceaneras. Laura loves to watch people explore their creativity through dance and add to the magic of the theater experience.