Meet our dedicated and talented staff...
Owner & Artistic Director
Lindsay began her dance education at the age of ten, here on the Cape and danced competitively throughout all of high school. She then went on to earn her Associates Degree of Dance from Dean College (2008) in Franklin, Massachusetts where she truly found her passion and love of dance & teaching.
She has taught over the course of ten years here on the cape and has guest taught throughout New England. Her choreography has earned several accolades at competitions throughout the New England Area, and many of her pieces have gone on to win High Score Awards and Special Judges Awards.
Lindsay's passion for teaching is evident in every class she teaches and she is so excited to be bringing positive energy, drive, and commitment into every class she teaches. Her love of dance sincerely shines through her choreography and she is extremely happy to be passing on her passion and love of dance to her students everyday.
She thanks everyone for joining her as she begins her second year as Owner and Artistic Director of her very own studio, Arts Edge Dance Company!
“In the waves of change, we find our direction.”
Assistant Director & Instructor
Megan Williams graduated from University of Maine in 2010 with a B.S. in Elementary Education and a Minor in Dance. At UMaine, Megan was greatly involved with the dance program. She was a part of Dance Club, Hip Hop Club and Tap Club for all four years.
She joined the University’s Dance Team her sophomore year where she performed at the football and basketball games. She was a co-president of Dance Club and co-captain of the Dance Team her senior year. After graduation she started working at a local school in Old Town, Maine.
Megan taught third grade for five years before relocating back to Cape Cod with her husband, Chris and two kids, Chase and Mia. Megan currently is a teaching assistant at Trinity Christian Academy in Barnstable.
Megan is excited to be part of the AEDC family and is so proud of her sister, Lindsay!
"Let your light shine. Be a source of strength and courage. Share your wisdom. Radiate Love.
Deirdre began her dance journey in Worcester, Massachusetts at the Joan Sheary Dance Centre. She became fluent in ballet, jazz, tap and modern techniques through her training. She attended the Burncoat High School dance magnet program. She performed throughout the city of Worcester and participated in many dance outreach opportunities.
Deirdre received a minor in dance at Connecticut College. She had the privilege to study and perform with Heidi Latsky, Jeremy Nelson, Jeff Rebudal and Anita Gonzalez. Post college Deirdre directed the Community School of Nantucket’s dance program. She worked in dance outreach at the Topf Center for Dance Education in Boston. Deirdre also returned to Burncoat High School to teach and choreograph.
Deirdre has a M.Ed. from Lesley University in Early Elementary Education and Creative Arts in Learning. She has been teaching elementary school in Barnstable for 12 years alongside teaching dance. She resides in Dennis with her husband and 3 children. Deirdre is thrilled to be on faculty at AEDC!
"Dance enables you to find yourself and lose yourself at the same time."
Crystal is a native of Danville, Vermont and moved to Cape Cod in 2011 where she lives with her husband and three daughters. She began her dance training at the age of 8 where she studied ballet, tap, jazz, modern and lyrical. She was an assistant teacher all through high school and has been teaching and choreographing for various studios and recreation departments since graduating.
Crystal earned her Bachelor’s Degree of Dance from Dean College in Franklin, Massachusetts in 2009. During her time at Dean she trained with professional faculty members such as Jill Silverman, Nailah Randall-Bellinger, Jean Wenzel, and Joan Palladino, to name a few. Throughout her years at Dean, she choreographed and performed in many shows including Cabaret, Showcase, Dance Team Show and was also a member of the Dean College Dance Team.
Crystal’s love of dance is always growing and she is passionate about helping her students develop their own passions for dance. Crystal is very excited to start her journey with Arts Edge Dance Company and looks forward to sharing her love of dance with all who join!
"Be the change you want to see in the world."
Emily Dadmun was born and raised on Cape Cod, where she returned after completing her degree at UMass Amherst. She began taking dance classes at the age of 3 and studied a variety of styles including ballet, pointe, hip hop and jazz.
Certified through the American College of Sports Medicine, Emily works as a personal trainer and nutrition coach. In addition to training others, she is a competitive natural bodybuilder and professional figure competitor as well as a posing coach for bodybuilders.
Emily's greatest joy is sharing her passion with others and inspiring those around her to pursue doing what they love. She is very much looking forward to being a part of the Arts Edge Dance Company family!