Kim Delgrosso is passionate about family, children and the performing arts. As co-owner and creative director of Center Stage Performing Arts Studio located in Orem, Utah, she’s cultured a lifetime filled with all three passions inspiring hundreds of aspiring young dancers daily, including her own daughters, many of whom work as teachers and coaches in her program today.
Recently Center Stage was recognized as the National Studio of the Year at the Dance Awards in New York City with over 176 studios across the nation and 8 foreign countries vying for the same title. As a performing arts studio, students at Center Stage train in classes in ballet, jazz, contemporary, ballroom, hip hop, musical theater, vocal and acting and the studio has produced many of today’s top professional dancers. Kim’s students have appeared on television shows like ABC’s Dancing With the Stars, NBC’s America’s Got Talent and Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance, American Idol and Glee; in Disney shows and movies such as High School Musical 1, 2 and 3; on Broadway and in Las Vegas at Cirque de Soleil, La Reve and The Donny and Marie Show.
Under the label of Kim Delgrosso Productions, Kim provides entertainment for industrials, movies, theater and television. She is the producer and director of the annual Dancing Under the Stars show held at Orem’s SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre each summer, now in its 10th year. As part of the show she hosts DanceFest, a weeklong festival that inspires and educates budding artists by bringing in top dancers, choreographers and industry professionals who teach master classes and workshops as part of the event.
Kim is also an ambassador for the Dance Teacher Summit held in New York City and is known throughout the country as an advocate and supporter of the dance industry. As part of Utah’s Stars & Friends, she is honored to work with such an amazing group dedicated to showcasing and sharing wonderful talent while raising awareness and money to support disadvantaged children through the Elizabeth Smart Foundation.