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Please email Lori or Glenn with any questions, or call Lori at 985-710-3063 or Glenn at 504-493-1101 to find out more about our dance lessons.     Email addresses:  Lori    mer2501@yahoo.com      or Glenn gplaigast@yahoo.com

Lori and Glenn's Bio

Glenn Laigast and Lori Bertaut, are both South Louisiana natives. They have been successfully teaching Zydeco, Cajun Jitterbug, Cajun Two-Step and the Whiskey River Jitterbug in the New Orleans area twice a week for many years. Glenn has been doing Cajun dancing since he was a teenager, taught to him by his mother who was born and raised in a small Cajun town in Southwest Louisiana. He was introduced to Zydeco over 27 years ago and has been doing the Whiskey River Jitterbug, a new dance that is just now coming out of the Acadien area of Southwest Louisiana, for 8 years. Lori, who's background is Ballroom dance, was raised in a dancing family. Her dad taught dancing for Arthur Murray Studios for many years. Lori's introduction to Zydeco and Cajun dancing happened in 2006. They, along with many of their students, can be seen dancing at Cajun and Zydeco festivals and clubs not only in Louisiana but throughout the country. Lori and Glenn have taught dance at the Gator By The Bay Festival in San Diego, Medina Lake Festival in the San Antonio area, Gulf Coast Zydeco Festival in Daphne, Alabama, the Florida Cajun-Zydeco Festival in Fort Lauderdale, FL, Swamp Stomp Cajun/Zydeco Festival in Thibodaux, LA, Jazz and Heritage Cajun-Zydeco Festival in New Orleans, LA, the 31st New Mexico Global Dance Camp in Socorro, New Mexico, and many other local dance festivals in South Louisiana. For additional
information visit their website, www.zydecocajundancelessons.com