Madeleine Howard is a Premier level dancer with the Thistle and Heather Highland Dancers. Involved in many dance forms, Madeleine has specialized in Highland and Irish dancing. After a successful competitive career in Irish dance, she completed the TCRG teaching certification examination. Madeleine is also an accomplished musician, playing violin/fiddle and Celtic harp. She has performed on stage and in pit orchestras for local productions of A Change in the Heir, The King and I, Macbeth and most recently Hairspray.