Erin Kacos-Pott

Dance and Elective Teacher

Erin is actively involved in the Grand Rapids theatre community both on stage as an actress and behind the scenes as a choreographer. Erin’s choreography credits at Civic include Newsies, The Little Mermaid, My Fair Lady, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Sleepy Hollow, A Little Princess, Flat Stanley, as well as several Traveling Troupe productions. She has also choreographed locally for Actors’ Theatre, Circle Theatre, Cornerstone University, as well as many high schools, churches and dance studios. She is a published author of an instructional dance book and DVD. Erin’s favorite on stage credits include Babette in Beauty and the Beast, Monty Python’s Spamalot, The Wedding Singer, and Joseph…Dreamcoatin the role of Mrs. Potiphar. Erin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Grand Valley State University and works in Supply Chain Management at BISSELL.

What inspires you?
I am inspired by our adult tap students that are brave enough to fulfill a sometimes life long dream by coming to Civic and learning to dance! You’re never too old to try something new!

Who is your favorite fictional character?
The Grinch

What was your favorite after school snack growing up?
Chips and Salsa