Limelight Arts Instructors

Limelight employs instructors with education and experience in the type of dance, voice, acting or instrument they are teaching. Our teachers look for the best in every child and strive to make learning a positive experience.

Don Crosby

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Crosby is a 6-time AriZoni nominee actor, is excited to be working with Limelight again. Don is a familiar face in Valley theatre, having performed at the Hale Theatre, Arizona Broadway Theatre, and others. He is the Director of Heartlight Productions and Kidz on Stage where he directs and teaches acting & piano. He recently finished directing GREASE for Kids on Stage, a youth theater in Scottsdale. Don would like to give a BIG thanks to Emma for letting him direct this great show and to an awesome, fun cast of kids who make him look good every night. Thanks to his family for their support, his son for always reminding him what’s important in life and the Lord for his talent and the many diverse opportunities to share it.

Jamie Bauer-Spano

Jamie Bauer

Jamie Bauer-Spano is an actor, director, and teaching artist who recently returned to the Valley from the Denver Metro Area. While living In Denver, Jamie was a resident teaching artist with the Aurora Fox Theatre and continually worked with Kaiser Permanente’s Educational Theatre Programs as a Facilitator, Project Coordinator and Touring Actor. She is excited to continue sharing her passion for theatre with Limelight. more details

Aldy Montufar

Aldy Montufar

Aldy Montufar graduated in 2007 with a BFA in Music Education from the University of Arizona. His principal instruments are trumpet and percussion, but he loves to play many others, including piano and guitar. more details

Carol Webb

Carol Webb

Carol Webb has been actively involved in community music and theatre for the past 25 years. She graduated from Arizona State University with her BA in Music Education and is excited to be using her music background to inspire the talented students at Limelight. more details

Marie South

Marie South

Marie South is a passionate, award-winning director, choreographer, and performer. She graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a B.A. in Theatre Education and minors in dance, music, and English. She received her M.A. in Teaching and Learning from Colorado State University. more details