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Dolly Kelepecz

Affiliate Associate Professor - Ballet, Pilates



Dolly Kelepecz has been a member of the dance faculty since 1983. Her first love is teaching ballet and Pilates. She was a professional dancer for more than 30 years, and currently provides the educational materials for Pilates studios around the world including Japan, Mexico, and Korea. She has published a Pilates book in both Korean and Japanese that is in its third printing and includes an instructional DVD.

Kelepecz has developed the Pilates program for the dance department and has also developed a Pilates certification program and a minor degree. She had her own television show that aired five days a week in Las Vegas called Healthy Lifestyles and has produced seven Pilates DVDs for the U.S. Market.