LANI COLEMAN was just 13 years old when she first attended classes at Broadway Dance Studio. She had never danced, sung, or acted before she decided to take classes at BDS. She was encouraged to do so when the studio owner Karen Prunzik, directed and choreographed her Middle School play. She fell in love with theater and pursued her passion by taking ballet, jazz, tap, Triple Threat, voice and acting 4 days a week for the next 4 years. Lani is now a Musical Theater Major at Ohio Northern University is currently playing the role of Marta in Freed Center for the Performing Arts production of "Company"

Alumni Accomplishments


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ALYSON YOUNG has been a studying with Karen long before Karen opened her studio in 2007.  Alyson graduated from James Madison University and is now living in NYC teaching Zumba, Ballet Barre and Hip Hop at Pure Barre Brooklyn and Bally Total Fitness. She has a huge following of students who look forward to her classes every day. 

HOPE ANTHONY is in her Senior year at PPU as a Musical Theater Major. Hope began her training at BDS when she was 14 years old having come from a competitive dance studio with no musical theater training. In 4 short years, Hope found her way as a not only a dancer but a quite outstanding singer and actor which landed her a Scholarship at Point Park University! Hope has been seen in "A Pirates Tale" and CCAC South Campus Production of "Hairspray"