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Pictured is Jodi Welch.

Professor Emerita


  • B.A., Dance, Butler University

Courses Taught

  • Jazz Technique
  • Tap Technique
  • Rehearsal and Production


Jodi Welch's performance credits include more than 30 musicals with Pittsburgh's Civic Light Opera, Kenley Players, Indianapolis Starlight musicals and various dinner theater productions. Welch taught at Vella Dance Studio in Bridgeville where her students won many awards on both the local and national levels. A member and former president of Dance Masters of Pennsylvania, Welch has taught classes in jazz, tap and musical theater across the country, as well as being an adjudicator for many dance competitions.

Professional Affiliations

  • Dance Masters of America
  • Dance Masters of Pennsylvania
  • Dance Masters of Ohio