Instructors

Studio Director: Tamara Culhane

Tamara began dancing at age three. With a love of dance and a teacher she cherished – a dream began. Today, after more than 25 years in the industry, Tamara has been providing a creatively developed successful curriculum year after year.

What is her success? Years of training and dedication to providing the most up-to-date dance programs available. From choreography to designing costumes, set designs to large-scale productions, her creativity never stops. With a terrific staff to help her, she’s able to realize her dream and provide a variety of fun and exciting classes. Tamara has attended, and continues to attend, Masters Classes in Chicago, Houston, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Kansas City, Salt Lake City, and Minneapolis. She has received training from choreographers to the stars in the music and film industry. Preparation never stops!

Tamara has also been an adjunct teacher (part-time) for the University of Nebraska. In addition, she has also choreographed for competition teams at schools and other studios.

Tamara knows she couldn’t be as successful as she is with out the love and support of her husband Dennis, daughter Tayler, and her wonderful staff and volunteers.

Studio Teaching Staff:
Sara Pohlman

Crete Dance Company Teachers and Assistants, Crete NebraskaSara Pohlmann of Plymouth has been dancing for 20 years, the past 11 years teaching for Cretes Dance Company. Pohlmann specializes in lyrical, tap, jazz & ballet/pointe and has been a competition choreographer for THE EDGE for the past 8 years. She is a registered nurse and is married to husband, Brandon.

Tayler Culhane

Tayler Culhane of Lincoln has been dancing for the past 20 years. She has been a teacher with Crete’s Dance Company & Studio 3 for the past 6 years. Her specialties are hip hop, jazz & lyrical as well as tap/ballet combo classes. Tayler is a jazz, hip hop & Lyrical choreographer for THE EDGE competition troupe.
Studio Teachers & Assistants:
2016/2017 Crete’s Dance Co. Teaching Staff
Left to Right: Tamara Culhane, Tayler Culhane, Sara Pohlmann

2016/2017 Studio 3 Teacher Assistants
Left to Right: Neleigh Weers, Josephine Blatny, Maddie Wittstruck, Zoe Wells