Dakota Demato

Phone: 803.476.4300


Degrees and Certifications:

B.F.A. - Musical Theatre M.A.T. - Theatre Education PK-12 - Theatre, SC PK-12 - Advanced Fine Arts (Dance), SC

Dakota Demato

received her B.F.A. in Musical Theatre from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia and her M.A.T. in Theatre Education from the University of South Carolina Columbia. She is dually certified in Dance and Theatre for Pre-K to 12thgrade. She has served as choreographer and co-director for a children’s Musical Theatre summer camp for seven years in South Florida. She has also taught dance, theatre, creative movement and early childhood across the Greater Philadelphia area. As a performer, Dakota has been in numerous staged musicals and plays. She has worked with renowned companies such as, Headlong Dance Theater and Pig Iron Theatre Company. Her choreography is award winning and her credits include twelve fully staged musicals for students ranging ages 4 to 18. She is honored to be the inaugural Dance and Theatre teacher here at Nursery Road Elementary School ~ Arts Magnet.

You can reach her by email: ddemato@lexrich5.org