Mara Andriacco is from Lapeer, MI. Mrs. Andriacco trained in Ballet, Modern & Jazz at the Flint School of Performing Arts for 13 years. As a member of the Flint Youth Ballet, Mara traveled with Young Tanzsommer for a 12 day dance tour through cities in Austria. Mara has performed in several programs including Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp, Joffrey Midwest Master Classes, Regional Dance America, Paul Taylor Dance Intensive, American College Dance Festival and The Ohio Dance Festival.

After graduating from Grand Valley State University in 2008 with her Bachelor of Arts in Dance, Mara was accepted into the Dayton Contemporary Dance 2nd Company. After two years with DCDC2 she joined Mam-Luft & Co. Dance for one season in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Mara has a true passion for dance and teaching and her students flourish in her classes. Mrs. Andriacco is excited to be a part of the Performing Arts Academy and to watch it as it continues to grow.