|Lisa Lamarche is the director/owner of Starz Dance Centre. She received her B.A. in
Early Childhood Education and Mathematics from Worcester State College, MA. She is
certified to teach elementary and high school ages. She danced 24 years at the Boucher
School of Dance under the director, Judy Boucher and taught there for 9 years. It was at the
BSD that she began to receive her recognition for many competition routines. She has
danced and choreographed for routines at Disney Magic Music Days in Orlando, Florida,
Carnival Cruise Lines, and Caribbean Cruise Lines. Lisa is a versatile teacher in that she
teaches all forms of dance including ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, contemporary, and
pointe. She continues her dance education by attending local dance workshops including
Shock the Intensive Workshop with such choreographers as Tabitha and Napolean from So
You Think You Can Dance.
Debbie Lamarche and Dennis Lamarche are the managers/co-owners of
Starz Dance Centre. They presently own and operate a successful Home Improvement
Company called D.E. Lamarche Construction. Debbie is the president of the Friends of Starz
parent organization which raises money for the students at Starz Dance Centre. Dennis is a
selectmen in the town of Oxford and the Secretary of Starz Dance Centre. They have both
been involved in dance for more than 25 years.
Kimberlee Lamarche began dancing at three years old and loves to live life to the
fullest! We all enjoy having Kimm at the studio because she shines light and happiness with
her enthusiasm and optimism! She has performed at Disney Magic Music Days in Orlando
Florida, Caribbean Cruise Lines, and numerous competitions and workshops. Kimberlee, a
Worcester State University Psychology graduate, continues to help Lisa with choreography
and up to date dance training. Thank you Kimm!
Heather Lamarche began dancing at three years old and hasn’t stopped since!
Currently a junior of Worcester State University, she has her schedule filled and still manages
time for teaching at the studio 4-5 days a week! Heather is excited to continue her teaching
career and looks forward to growing with her students! She has performed at Disney Magic
Music Days in Orlando Florida, Caribbean Cruise Lines, and numerous competitions and
workshops. We ALL love you Heather!
Katherine Lavoie (a.k.a. Katie) began dancing at an early age along with many other
sports and activities. Katherine offers much wisdom to our dancers through her time
management and much more. She currently attends Worcester State University, works three
jobs, and plays french horn for the Blackstone Valley Community Concert Band. She
continues to teach award winning choreography to our contemporary classes and the girls
enjoy her creative classes. Keep up the great work Katie!
Laurie Lebeau is certified to teach gymnastics. She will be teaching acro, tumbling,
and basic gymnastics at Starz Dance Centre.
Karen Roberto-Lamarche is currently a choreographer in Los Angeles, CA. She
has performed and worked for Disney World in Orlando, Florida and Tokyo, Japan, Disney
Land in Los Angeles, CA, the Rockettes in Boston and Mexico, and choreographed dance
combinations for many movies. She will be teaching periodically at Starz Dance Centre.