Faculty & Staff
Wyndee McGovern, Owner and Artistic Director
Wyndee McGovern is the Artistic Director and Owner of Spotlight Studio of Dance in Millersville, MD overseeing a complete program of Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical & Hip-Hop for dancers ages 2 to 18. Under her direction, Spotlight Studio has become a competitive force in the dance community. Wyndee’s dancers are consistently recognized for their finely-honed technique and diversity of training. Spotlight has won many awards, both for performance and choreography. In 2002, her choreography for “Slippin’into Darkness” earned her a position as a finalist in the Jazz Dance World Congress’ Choreography Event sponsored by “Leo Dancewear”, which recognizes outstanding achievement in choreography throughout the world. In that same year, she founded “Jazzfuzion”, a pre-professional performance company, specializing in Contemporary and Jazz. In March 2004, Wyndee and her Company made their Broadway debut in “Nothin’ Like a Dame – 2004 at the St. James Theater with their interpretation of Michael Jackson’s “In The Closet”. Spotlight is also the home of “Oasis Dance Ensemble” consisting only of Spotlight trained dancers and choreographers and was awarded the “Silver” Medal for Choreography at the 2009 Leo’s Choreographic Event held at the Jazz Dance World Congress in Chicago, Ill.