Tammy Tetting is the owner and artistic director of Tammy’s Dance Company. Tammy has been teaching dance for 30 years and has trained for 16 years. She began her training at Susan Lyle’s Studio in Palm Beach, Florida in conjunction with The Palm Beach Ballet Company under the direction of Joan Miller. There, she trained in their Apprentice, Junior Apprentice, and Company divisions. Before, Tammy decided to open her own company, she has toured the United States, performed live theatre, and trained with renowned instructors such as: Frank Hatchet, Wade Robson, Henry LeTang, Savion Glover and Debbie Dee. Tammy was accepted to Tour Asia with the USO Show Troupe, her first show was held in Japan.
Tammy has shared her art and passion for dance with Polk County, for 28 seasons. Throughout those 28 seasons she has been certified by the Dance Masters of Florida. Tammy has been a judge for major dance competitions and taught master classes for Dance Masters of Florida and lately, she attended classes at Broadway Dance Center, in NYC.
Currently, Tammy and her sister, Crystal Bedenbaugh, are the directors of TDC’s national award winning competitive teams. Their students have been recognized with scholarships to Las Vegas, New York, Miami, and Los Angeles. As well as, taking master classes with Wade Robson, Dave Scott, Mia Michaels, Brian Friedman, Tyce Diorio, and Chris Judd. To continue practicing the arts outside of the studios, Tammy also directs the balletic training and choreography for Gymtek’s competitive Level 4 through optionals and has choreographed special performances for First Baptist Church at the Mall.
Our company is built on the principles of providing quality instruction and reliable service. Our diversified range of classes continues to grow by following and keeping current with the latest dance trends, improving our standard of excellence, and listening to the customer. Our unique service has established our place in the dance industry. This allows us to make a distinctive and substantial impact for our students and parents.
TDC offers classes for all ages and levels. Students may start as young as 2.5 through adult. We have recreational and competitive levels. The goal of TDC is to inspire and instill a love of the art of dance in all who desire to receive quality instruction and to help each individual reach their fullest potential.
TDC has been owned and operated since 1989 by Tammy Tetting. All of the instructors at TDC have been certified in dance instruction through accredited organizations. TDC belongs to organizations such as The London, England Cecchetti Council of Ballet,Dance Masters of America and Dance Masters of Florida.
TDC has produced dancers that have gone on to dance for: BROADWAY- A Chorus Line, Cats, Tampa Bay BUCCANEERS FOOTBALL, Orlando MAGIC BASKETBALL, DISNEY- ORLANDO ,TOKYO & PLEASURE ISLAND, FSU Golden Girls, NEW WORLD Miami, UCF Knightmoves and many other COLLEGES.
Shadow Dr. #4
Lakeland, FL 33809
5285 S. Florida Ave
Lakeland, FL 33813
Online Registration Open
Oct 31 No Class
Nov 19-Costume order
Nov 19-23 Thanksgiving Break No CLass
Dec 6 Christmas Parade
Dec 8 Snow Fest
Dec 17-21 Christmas Spirit Week
Dec 24-Jan 4 Christmas Break NO Class
Jan 7 Classes Resume