Cornish Staff or Faculty member


Mary Kay Bisignano-Vadino


Mary Kay Bisignano-Vadino has over thirty years of experience as a dance teacher. She has taught dance to people of all ages in a variety of settings and feels fortunate to be amongst the professional teaching staff at Dance Fremont. Her professional dance experience began at The Chicago Dance Medium and inspired her toward a career of choreographing and teaching. As an independent choreographer in Seattle in the 90’s, her work was featured at New City Theater, On the Boards, Allegro Dance Festival, Arts Edge Dance Festival, and Bumbershoot. Her work has also been performed in Chicago, Denver, and Los Angeles. From 1999-2009, Mary Kay choreographed and performed with Next Stage Dance Theater under the artistic direction of Dominique Gabella.  She has choreographed for the Kaleidoscope Dance Company and Fremont DanceWorks Company. Mary Kay loves choreographing for these talented young dancers finding it to be some of the most rewarding work of her career. Mary Kay is a certified yoga instructor and is grateful for her yoga practice that supports her passion to keep dancing.


BA, Dance Western
Western Michigan University

MFA, Choreography and Performance