Victoria Kemnetz West
This is Victoria’s sixth season dancing with the company and her fifth season creating choreography. She has been dancing since she was 6 years old in Wausau, WI at DDH dance academy where she studied ballet, jazz, musical theater and pointe under the direction of Dee Dee Huenerfuss. She was also a part of Wausau East Dance Team who competed at WIAA state dance and UDA nationals and she got to perform at Disney with the WDC all star team.
She moved to Madison in 2009 to start college at UW-Madison and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Theatre. She has been seen in various community productions such as: The Secret Garden with MTM, My Fair Lady and Rent with Four Seasons Theater, Bunnicula with CTM and The Cradle Will Rock with University Theater, All Shook Ip and Beauty and the Beast with MPT. She spent the summer of 2013 performing at Six Flags Great America in a 90’s review show and the huge pyrotechnic/laser show Ignite. Afterwards, she began teaching at the YMCA of Dane County.
Now, she teaches at Forte Studios in Mount Horeb. She is the assistant director of X-Tension Dance Company and some of her musical theater choreography can be seen on stage with various community groups. She also teaches voice lessons and enjoys singing a lot. In her spare time she is a library clerk for Madison Public Library. She has been loving every moment of her time with MCD and hopes to continue spreading the wonderful art that is dance.