Dara Henning (Dance)

Dara Henning

Courses taught: Danceworks Company, Advanced Dance and Beginning Dance


dara.henning@gilbertschools.net

480-497-0177 ext. 129

Dance Room #4201


Welcome! 

Dara Henning started dancing at valley studios, such as Classic Image, Arizona Dance Academy and Eastside Ballet Center from 1990 to 2003. She is trained in Contemporary, Ballet, Jazz and Pilates mat. She continued her study with scholarships from both Friends of ASU Dance and the ASU Department of Dance at Arizona State.  In college she was a member of Dance Arizona Repertory Theater, a performance and community outreach company and Kappa Delta Pi, an International Honor Society in Education. Mrs. Henning was named Outstanding Dance Education graduate from the Department of Dance at ASU in 2000. She currently resides in Mesa with her husband, Nathan and two children Kale and Ella. Mrs. Henning has taught dance in the Mesa, Chandler and Gilbert school districts since 2003 and loves sharing her passion for dance as the Dance Director at Gilbert High School.