Lara Ganz, Owner/Director of Dream Studio, has studied dance for over thirty years and has been teaching for more than 20 years. She has studied with some of the most important figures in the United States. She has studied many diverse techniques, such as ballet, jazz, flamenco, and various styles of modern dance including the techniques of Alvin Ailey, Martha Graham, and José Limón.

Lara studied at Ballet Concerto, North Carolina School of the Arts, and Bard College. She also completed a summer intensive program with the Jose Limon Dance Company, for which she received a full scholarship.

An attorney in Rhinebeck, Lara was inspired by her childrens' yoga class to open Dream Studio, LLC. Through this she hopes to teach the art and love of dance to children and adults alike.