As a teenager, Heidrun was very active in many sports and dance. In 1980 she began a three year education to become a state certified physical education (PhysEd) teacher in Germany. She then completed another three years of training in two dance academies in Germany to become a professional, certified dance instructor. Heidrun worked in a large German dance company for the next seven years where she taught Latin, Ballroom (International Dance Program) and Jazz dance for all ages, as well as Performance and competition Troupes, Aerobics and all kind of different exercise classes. After seven years of gathering valuable experience she opened her own dance school and worked also in a Fitness Studio as a group Fitness Instructor and Personal Trainer for fitness and weights.
Performances and Competitions
She then opened a second dance school in Germany and has managed her own Dance Studio since 1992. Heidrun taught Latin, Ballroom, Salsa, Merengue, Mambo, Boogie-Woogie, Argentine Tango, Line Dance, Jazz Dance, Hip-Hop, children dance and different Performance and Competition-Troupes. Heidrun and her teams also appeared at many events where they performed Jazz Dance and Hip-Hop. In addition, her dance troupes took part in many dance championships. Through her work as choreographer and trainer, she achieved, among other titles, German Vice Master status. She organized, managed and moderated her dance events and organized and managed dance parties for Seniors, Adults and Teenagers on a regular base.
In 2006 she sold her Dance School in Germany and moved to Canada to open her dance studio in Nova Scotia. For 11 years she taught the International Dance Program which includes 11 dances. She also taught Salsa, Merenque, Mambo, Line Dancing, Hip Hop, and Dance Fitness classes. She was hired in a Fitness Studio as manager for the weight room, Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor. She taught dance classes at Elementary, Junior and Senior High Schools.
In 2017 she moved to Florida to open a Dance School in Palm City to offer besides the regular dance and fitness classes a place for all ages to meet, socialize, relax and to have fun!