Heather Kronk West is the owner of Stage West. She began training at Doris Singer dance studio at the age of three and continued on to the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre.
At Mercyhurst University she received a Bachelor of the Arts degree in dance with a concentration in Pedagogy. Afterwards, she performed with the Lake Erie Ballet and Dayton Contemporary Dance Company.
Her over 20 years of teaching and choreography experience include, The Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Point Park University and The Civic Light Opera Academy. For 15 years she has successfully owned and operated B.C. Dance Academy, along with aiding the musical theatre department there, before expanding to include Stage West which opened in 2016.
Along with teaching dance, Heather has a loving husband and two children.