Lydia P. Gazzo, B.F.A.
Northshore Academy of Dance is owned and directed by Lydia Pond Gazzo since
Brittany has an endearing manner in which she teaches her Preschool, Beginner and Hip Hop classes.
Cristen grew up in Mandeville/Covington and was a graduate of St. Scholastica Academy in 2012.
Lauren is the Artistic Director, as well as an instructor at NAD. She has studied dance for over 20 years.
Paige is a graduate from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette with a bachelor’s of fine arts.
Caitlin “Katie” Guillory is Director of Northshore Academy of Dance’s talented Rec Company.
Elizabeth Gibson is an instructor with almost 30
years of teaching
Heidi Pear is in her third year teaching at Northshore Academy of Dance!
Ashley Stephens has been an instructor at NAD since 2011 and has led a dedicated career in the artforms of dance.
De’Jonelle Gleeton has been teaching at Northshore Academy of Dance for three years.
Kristen LeBato is from Lake Charles, Louisiana and has been dancing since she was two years old.
Albert Blaise Cattafi
Albert was happily born in northern New Jersey of Italian descent, his artistic journey began at the age of five.
Micah has been dancing since the age of the two, and is a proud alumna of Northshore Academy of Dance.
Janet Colley Morse
A former NAD student, Janet is proud to have been a part of the Northshore family since its inception.
Maurie was born in Monroe, Louisiana where she started dancing and competitive gymnastics.
Lauren has been dancing from the young age of two years old. She began dancing competitively in first grade.
Rhonda began dancing at the age of 3 years old at Jean Shane Patrick’s Dance
In college, Payton was a four year member and two year captain of the
LSU Tiger Girls.
Shelby Rase is a dancer, instructor, and choreographer originally from Covington Louisiana.