Bethany was born and raised in Dallas, Texas where she began dancing at the age of 4, and has never stopped! In high school she discovered her passion for drill team, and was honored to serve as the Captain of her team for two years, under the direction of Terri Musia. She auditioned for the Tyler Junior College Apache Belles and was chosen as Freshman Representative and then Head Dance Captain. As an Apache Belle Bethany traveled to Dublin, Ireland and performed in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Lord Mayor’s Ball. Other performance credits as a Belle include Dallas Cowboys pre-game and halftime, an appearance on MTV’s TRL and VJ for a Day, a feature on Country Eight Reporter, Rose parade and Bank of America Thanksgiving Day Parades. Bethany also served as the dance Captain for the Belles’ 90-day show at Six Flags Over Texas as a part of their “Best of Texas” celebration.
Bethany continued her education at the University of North Texas where she was a member of the pom squad, the UNT Dancers. Bethany received her degree and teacher certification in Dance and physical education.
Bethany also danced professionally as a member of the Dallas Desperados Dancers, the AFL team owned by the Dallas Cowboys for three proud seasons. Performance credits with the Desperados include Dallas Cowboys games and draft party, shows for the troops in Fort Hood, Fox’s “Good Day”, and performances with Jesse McCartney, Wade Robson, and Collin Raye.
Bethany served as a drill team director for nine years, starting the dance program and directing the drill team at Forney High School for 3 years, and 6 years at Flower Mound High School. Under her direction, Bethany’s teams performed at Disneyworld, Disneyland, in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in NYC, at the Capitol in Austin, and won numerous awards at competition, including Grand Champion Officers and Team.
Bethany has traveled across the state teaching drill teams for the past 16 years and her choreography has won many top honors. She loves sharing her passion for dance, discipline, precision and teamwork!
Bethany is married to MacAdam Crisp and feels her greatest accomplishment is getting to be a mom to her rowdy boys, Logan and Will! She is honored to be teaching drill team at Dance Integrity, and is committed to helping all her students reach their goals!