Ally Kension

Associate Artistic Director

Kimberly Smith

Kimberly enjoyed 4 seasons of performing and choreographing with MCVD in addition to being Company Manager.  She grew up studying dance in the Madison area, performing in local productions of “The Nutcracker” and the “Peter Pan” ballet as well as in community events and competitions throughout the Midwest. Inspired by her love of movement, she studied Exercise and Sport Science, Strength and Conditioning, and Nutrition at the University of Wisconsin –La Crosse (UW-L). Kim worked with Kathy Gorman on Kinesis Dance Theatre, UW-L's modern dance company, as a dancer and student choreographer. Professionally, Kim is a fitness coach at CORE Health & Fitness in Middleton, WI. Her passion for movement extends from a personal philosophy of holistic health. She aims to help her clients heal their bodies through movement and lifestyle in order to live a pain free, active life.