VDA Artist Profile #5
Recent owner and director of 2INSPIRE Dance LLC, and SynRgy Dance Company, Rose Bedard is a native Vermonter who offers dance classes, choreography, artistic direction, private lessons and more to studios and communities in the surrounding area. She has just completed her 3rd year at the Flynn Performing Arts Center where she teaches hip hop and jazz as well as being part of the education team for their Student Matinee Series. Rose is the twelfth year coach of the Mt.Mansfield Union dance team who recently won their fifth year in a row, jazz and hip hop championships in the Vermont Northern Athletic Conference and also just collected their 5th state championship title in hip hop. Her team also went on to place 3rd in hip hop at the New England level for the second year in a row. Recently, she has become, the creator, director of the her own adult dance company “SynRgy Dance Company” and continues to work and choreograph at local studios in Vermont as well as her very own, 2INSPIRE Dance Company. She also has volunteered her expertise for Rice Memorial High School’s Stunt Night, BFA St.Albans' "Mr.Bobwhite and Ms. Comet" senior scholarship contest, Miss Vermont Scholarship Pageant and other local schools and events.
Throughout her career Rose has always been known for instilling self esteem and passion through dance. She relates best to these two quotes.
" I believe that I was born to dance, but I was created to make a difference in people's lives."
" There is always somebody who may be seeing me for the first or the last time, I owe them my best." - Joe DiMaggio