Our Staff

Elyse Larew

Elyse Larew, Artistic Director. Mother of 2 amazing littles who assist classes at TLC. Dancing for 28 years and counting . Part-Time music teacher for Beaufort Academy. Elyse's specialty is in Tap and Jazz with a love of Ballet as well. However at TLC, you'll see her teaching several different genres. 

Samantha Slater

 Samantha Slater, Program Director, specializes in Lyrical and Musical Theatre however we are also thrilled to have her teaching other classes such as our combo classes, Hip Hop, Acro, Company, Ballet and MOREl. Fun Fact: Sam is an AMAZING ZUMBA instructor as well as a former cheerleader! 

Our Staff

Shykeem Gardner

With a specialty and focus in Hip Hop, we are pleased to always have Shykeem as our Boys Hip Hop Instructor. Not only just as an instructor, but we enjoy him as a growing student as well. 

Emily Moore

Emily has been a lovely addition to our growing staff. As a mother, as well as a teacher in our community, her skill set with the children in her classes is a blessing. Her leadership at TLC includes Pre-K and Acro classes! 

Heather Cahoon

Heather comes to us with an amazing background in Ballet. From traveling the world at a young age for Ballet, to performing  in Charleston, Heather is a wealth of knowledge. 

Our Junior Staff

Hannah Lienhop

A junior instructor currently at Larew, Hannah focuses on growing her dance education as well as learning to share her knowledge with others in the studio! We are pleased to have her with us! 

Molly Rembold

Molly is also a junior instructor with Larew Centre, and the kids just LOVE her. Molly's leadership includes Tap, Pre-K, Bitty, and Acro classes. We are so proud of the amount of planning she puts into each class. 

Our Junior Staff

Kiwa Bertholf

As a long time member of The Larew Centre Family, we've watch Kiwa not only grow as a dancer but as a leader. We were thrilled to see her take interest in guiding other young children in her direction. Kiwa's leadership includes combo, pre-k, bitty, and MORE! 

Ellyn Grace Tuckwiller

Ellyn Grace recently began working with younger students in her leadership position with TLC. We're loving watching her grow not only as a dancer but as a strong leader! She's done a wonderful job with classes such as our combo classes, pre-k classes, and MORE!