*Small class sizes to ensure individual attention and care from the instructor
*Opportunities that allow dancers to network, learn, and explore the dance world with a guiding hand
*A family atmosphere in which we nurture and support each dancer
*Proper technique and terminology taught at every age level
*Many performance opportunities
*Diverse curriculum to ensure a well rounded dancer
Cokinos' dedications to the art of dance through education has impacted generations from across Southeast Texas. Under her direction the Beaumont Ballet Theatre has become a leader in cultural education. The beauty of dance is shared and her dancers are recognized. Cokinos' is the past national president for Dance Masters of America. She was named a Woman of Excellence by the Beaumont YMCA and received an Outstanding Alumna award from Monsignor Kelly Catholic High School. She is a past adjunct dance teacher at Lamar University. She was recognized in 2010 as the Southeast Texas Artist of the year at the Hearts for Arts celebration.