Deborah Pardoe

Deborah Pardoe’s passion for ballet has kept her in the dance scene since she was a little girl. She received her early training at the Maryland Youth Ballet under the directorship of Hortensia Fonseca. As a young adult, she continued her training at the Peabody Conservatory and performed with the Mt. Vernon Ballet Company, while operating and teaching at her own dance studio in Fallston, Maryland. Deborah has over 31 years of experience teaching ballet and pointe to all ages and levels. Ms. Pardoe holds an Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and certificates in Elementary and Intermediate levels of the Vaganova syllabus. She is active in continuing her dance education as she attends workshops with world renowned teachers such as Finis Jhung, Lisa Howell, Scott Putman (EBAS), and Judy Rice. Deborah uses a systematic approach to build safe and proper technique and alignment with classes that encourage dancing with the entire body.