Denise Knight: Director
Ballet, Tap, Musical Theater Instructor

 As the daughter of Marrillyn McDowell, Denise has been performing since the very young age of two. Having been raised in a family of entertainers, it’s no surprise she has chosen dance as her profession. Denise received her extensive dance training with top professionals from all over the United States. She appeared in countless stage productions with Long Beach CLO and CLO of South Bay Cities. Additional performance credits include Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm; promotional commercials for both parks, and appearing in the Paula Abdul workout video. As the director of MMSdance, Denise holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in dance and is proud to carry on the dream that Marrillyn created so many years ago.