Gay Lynn Meadows
Gay Lynn is the Director and Owner of the Elite Feet Dance Studio. She has been teaching and choreographing for the past 38 years, in the techniques of Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Pointe and Lyrical. Besides being the Dance Director at Elite Feet Dance Studio Ms. Meadows is the Director of the Elite Feet Dance Company. Company students compete 3 to 4 times a year winning numerous platinum and gold awards, overall high scores and choreography awards. You will also see the company performing at various events in the surrounding area.
From June 1974 to June 1977 Ms. Meadows was the featured dancer and staff choreographer for The New Virginians, a performing group sponsored by Virginia Tech’s Music Department. In this capacity, she organized the staging and choreography forThe New Virginian’s renowned musical variety review, which spanned virtually every style of music. The group performed between 35 to 60 times per year across the eastern United States. Georgia Pacific sponsored the group for a National Tour ending with a performance on the nationally televised Dina Shore Show.
In 1979 Ms. Meadows moved to Mt. Airy, MD and for ten years was the Director for the Mt. Airy Recreation Dance program. Under her direction, the program grew from a handful of students to over 250 students. For the last 21 years she has been choreographing and teaching dance at various studios in the Frederick area. Ms. Meadows has also choreographed numerous musicals for community theaters including, Hello Dolly, Oklahoma, Gypsy, Into the Woods, West Side Story, Kiss Me Kate, and Bye Bye Birdie.
Ms. Meadows earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dance and a minor in Secondary Education from Radford University in Virginia.