First-time author Heather Booysen has just published her first book. Marley takes the stage.
Growing up in Wheeling, she took dance lessons at the age of 3 and went on to study at the University at Buffalo with a BFA in dance.
She is a professional dancer, dance teacher and professional photographer.
She combined all her talents to create this book.
“Marley is nervous for her first time on stage, but with the help of friends, her fears are allayed, and she’s loving every minute of the performance and being on stage!!!
With the visual impact of inclusion and diversity, this dance book represents real life and shows that dance is for everyone. “
All characters are based on real people who are featured in the book.