Isabelle Cook brings a 32 year background of training and experience: While in High School, she performed solos, choreographed and was a teacher’s assistant. Upon graduation, she was presented with a certificate of achievement and a scholarship to Southern Methodist University in Dallas. While in college, Isabelle performed in “Peter and the Wolf” with the Dallas Dance Ensemble, “Saul” with the Dallas Symphony/Opera, and as guest performer for the Wichita Falls Ballet. In addition she performed on televised dance programs for PBS. In 1979, Isabelle moved to the Spokane area and took an active roll in many Spokane dance activities including performer, choreographer and instructor for Namaste, Spokane Dance Ensemble, Whitworth College, Gonzaga University, The Dance Center, The Dance Emporium and Ballet Arts. Currently, Isabelle is an active member of the "Inland Northwest Dance Teacher’s Association" and the proprietor of Isabelle’s Dance Time which offers dance classes in Spokane, Spokane Valley, Veradale, Post Falls and Rathdrum.