Member of Roundalab & Round Dance Council of Florida
Former professional ballet dancer (danced with an Opera company). Studied dance with world famous instructors. Incorporated much Psychology in her teaching. Teacher�s courses were through Dance Masters of America.
Christopher Flynn was one of Zail�s first dance partners, who later taught Madonna to dance, & helped her find fame.
Zail has taught many celebrities & their families.
Owned Zail�s School of Ballet & Modern Jazz in Michigan & taught most forms of dance since 1964
Owned a country radio station in Jackson Michigan in the 90�s promoting local talent. (WJCO-Outrages country)
Produced a radio show �The Square Dance Bulletin Board�
Founded the �Outrages Country Dancers,� a local group of dancers performing line dance, round dance, square dance, contra and country-western dance.
She taught the dances and choreographed the program.. The group performed at many fairs, events, fund raisers, etc.
Choreographed several published Round Dances including �Blue Ribbon Blues� Michigan�s round dance of the month for 04/05
Past president of Dancing Singles Square Dance Club in Michigan & past 2nd Vice President of the Michigan Council of Square & Round Dance clubs
Former member of Lansing Callers & Cuers Assoc, S.E.M.A Square & Round Dance Clubs, Michigan Square Dance Leaders Assoc., Michigan Round Dance Teachers Assoc., Former Callers Partner
Wrote the Brochure �Where to Square Dance in Michigan� and had it distributed to all welcome centers, hotels, etc in Michigan
Cued at several National & State Round & Square Dance conventions
Former cuer for Jumping Jim Dandies in Flat Rock, Michigan
Guest cued at many club dances on a regular basis
She moved to Florida in Feb 2008 from Michigan, and enjoys teaching beginning rounds. Her classes �Zail at the Zoo� are located at the Zoo Health Club in Boynton Beach. Woolbright and S. Federal Hwy. Other locations will start up again in the fall.
Zail is single with 2 grown sons and 2 grand children.