Get to Know the MDC Faculty: Courtney Landry


What style(s) of dance do you teach?

How long have you been dancing?
29 years

What is your favorite style of dance?

Who is a dancer that inspires you and why?
Crystal Pite – Her choreography inspires me. She thinks way outside the box.

Do you have any children or pets?
No and no

Would you rather live at the beach or in the mountains?
The Mountains! North Carolina

What do you do when you aren’t dancing/teaching?
Ride in my jeep and go on hikes and adventures

What is your favorite memory of your dance career?
When I created my first full length show, “Nevermore.” Also when I fell off the stage during a dance competition.

Tell us a fun fact.
I love pizza!

Lynn Prejean