Dance Instructors’ Bios

Cara Milo (dance) is a graduate of Fairfield University and studied classical ballet since age 5. She was trained at The Ballet Class at The Rye Arts Center for six years prior to joining the faculty in 2004. Cara attended The Briansky Sarasota Ballet Center with Oleg Brianksy, premier danseur and choreographer for numerous ballet companies.

Donna Pallone (ballet, lyrical, jazz/hip hop, modern) is a graduate of the High School of PERFORMING ARTS and received her BFA in dance from Juilliard. She is owner of On Your Toes Dance Studio for the past 20 years. Her credits include dancing with The Radio City Rockettes for ten years, The Joffrey Ballet and in several Broadway musicals. She taught in the PAC program at Rye High School and is a Dance Educators of America National choreography winner. Donna is also a member of Dance Educators of America, Westchester Dance Council of the Arts and the Professional Dance Teachers Association.