Amy Reynolds-Reed (Owner/Artistic Director) opened Dance Unlimited in August 1999.
Amy is a professional teacher/dancer with over 29 years of experience as an instructor/dancer of jazz, classical ballet, tap, modern and pointe. Originally from Yukon, OK, Amy studied dance at Doran Vossen School Dance, and attended UCO for Dance graduating in 1995. While in college Amy was a member of the Kaleidoscope Dance Company serving as student rehearsal and business director. (FULL Scholarship for DANCE. ALL 4 year! Yes, it happens!)
Amy was a member of the UCO Dance Faculty for 6 year where she was an instructor of Jazz, Tap and Modern dance technique classes and Dance Pedagogy. Then switched gears to join the University of Oklahoma in the Weitzenhoffer School of Musical Theatre as a Professor of Dance! She served on the Dean’s Committee and Recruitment Committee at OU. After 12 years at this wonderful University she is now back at UCO as a Professor in the Music Theatre department, just completing her first year!
Amy is also an accomplished choreographer. Amy’s choreography can be seen not only in the year-end productions, but also on the VIBE Dance Company. She also choreographs for College, and Professional Regional musical theatre productions. Choreography credits include Rock of Ages (Lyric Theatre at the Plaza), Philharmonic Christmas Show, Billy Elliot, West Side Story, Hairspray, Call Me Madam (Lyric Theatre) The Wedding Singer (Sooner Theatre), Peter and the Star Catcher, Little Me (City Rep Theatre), South Pacific (Jewel Box Theatre), A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown (City Rep Theatre), The Fantasticks (OCU), The Will Rogers Follies (Lyric Theatre/Grandbury Opera House), Jesus Christ Superstar and Cabaret (Lyric Theatre of OKC) and The Pirates of Penzance (OCU), Man of LaMancha (UCO), Once Upon A Mattress, The Scarlet Pimpernel and A Chorus Line (OU).
Next projects: Coming UP Summer 2018 – Freaky Friday (Lyric Theatre of OKC), Fall 2018 - Most Happy Fellow (UCO)
Amy co-produced/directed the OKC Dance Project ”, a local jazz/contemporary dance company, performances of “Common Thread” and “Woven.
Favorite Performance Credits include Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, La Cage Aux Folles, Hair, Chicago, Grease, The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Can-Can, West Side Story, and A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. Amy also worked in Boca Raton at the Royal Palm Dinner Theater and abroad on Royal Caribbean’s Rhapsody of the Seas.
Amy’s many years of acquired knowledge and experience have given her the tools to teach with a great appreciation for each student’s individual needs and awareness of how to best help them realize their ultimate goals. This enthusiasm has led many of her students over the years to personal growth and competitive success.
Amy is also a very proud mom of her 10-year-old twins Krayson and Ember!