Megan Alves is originally from Connecticut, where she grew up training in a diverse range of dance styles. She continued her dance education at Point Park University, where she received a BA in Dance and Dance Pedagogy. Megan has had the opportunity to teach various dance classes & workshops at studios throughout the country. In addition to teaching, Megan’s performance career has taken her from coast to coast. Some of her favorite performance credits include An American in Paris, A Chorus Line, CATS, Legally Blonde, Jesus Christ Superstar, Evita, Mamma Mia, and serving as dance captain for Norwegian Cruise Line. At the Palace, she has not only taught dance classes for PYT, PTAC & Teen Company, but she has also choreographed numerous PYT productions and has been seen on the Palace stage as a performer in over a dozen professional shows! Megan is excited to be joining the PYT team full-time, where she can continue to create a positive learning environment and share her love of dance with our wonderful students.