Lisa Maghini Santiago

Lisa graduated from Dean College in MA with a degree in the Arts as a dance major. Lisa is also a certified member of Dance Educators of America, teaching tap, jazz, ballet, modern and musical theater to students ages 2-adult for over 20 years.

Lisa’s significant accomplishments include receiving the Gregory Hines Tap Scholarship, performing with the Dean Dance Company and traveling throughout MA with the Dean Musical Theater Ensemble. She was a 4th generation Duncan Dancer and has performed for the Dance Teachers Club of Boston in addition to multiple regional shows and the OM show.

Lisa has choreographed for numerous pageants, variety shows and was the Bristol Central High School Performing Arts choreographer for 10 years. Some works choreographed and co-directed include Oklahoma, Grease, Jospeh and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat, Godspell, Once Upon a Mattress, Snoopy, Once on this Island, Little Shop of Horrors, Into the Woods and some straight plays as well. She co-owned, directed and taught at The Dance Experience dance studio in Bristol for over 12 years. Lisa has prided herself in choreographing for the Older Members Association Show for many years.

Lisa currently lives in Bristol with her husband and 4 children, works as a registered behavior technician and teachers private and adult dance lessons.