Stephanie Dunn Zlockie, Co-Director
Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Acrobatics
Stephanie began dancing at the age of 4 and has been at it ever since. In 1990 her mother Nancy Dunn opened On Your Toes Dance Studio here in the upper Keys, where Stephanie continued her training in ballet, tap, jazz, and acrobatics. Throughout high school Stephanie competed with her studio taking home numerous awards including the prestigious Edith Royal Memorial Scholarship for overall high scores in all categories of dance from Florida Dance Masters of America. She graduated with honors from University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications and a minor in Political Science. Stephanie danced with Floridance, Florida’s M.O.D. project, a modern dance company, and the People’s Touring Project. Stephanie studied in residence at UF with Merce Cunningham Company, ODC San Francisco, and Shapiro and Smith Dance. After graduating Stephanie returned to the Keys to work at On Your Toes. In addition to teaching classes, she also co-directs and choreographs for On Your Toes Dance Studio’s Elite Competition Team. Her students have taken top honors at regional and national competitions and Stephanie has been recognized for her outstanding choreography. She is a certified member of Florida Dance Masters of America.