Staci Lo Cascio
Staci grew up in Kansas City, started dancing (tap, jazz, ballet, pointe, acrobatics, and theatre) at the age of 2 and was already teaching others by the age of 13 through a Teachers’ Training Program. She was part of the Kansas City Dance Theatre Company which performed 2 full-length musical-dance productions a year. KCDTC and DMA rewarded her with scholarships that took Staci to NY, LA, Chicago and other locations across the country. Staci has studied with and been influenced by such teachers as Germaine Salsberg, Charles Kelley, Frank Hatchett, Gus Giordano, Pattie Obey, Roni Mahler, Susan Quinn-Williams, Crystal Chapman, and Finis Jhung among others.
After performing in a Regional production of “42nd Street” choreographed by Germaine Salsberg, she toured Internationally with “Sesame Street Live!” & performed on “The Today Show” with them before landing in Chicago. While in Chicago, Staci choreographed for various dance studios and musicals for Theatre programs. She currently resides in NYC and performs with and serves as the Company Manager for #Taplife & its sister, pre-professional company, #TaplifeToo while also serving as Anthony Lo Cascio’s booking manager & teaching at several local dance studios.