AD of IDPG, Teacher/Choreographer
Jamee Pitts was a student of Island Dance since she was three years old, shadowing her mother Charlene Brown, founder of WIDT. As of January 1st 2023, Jamee has Co-Ownership of Island Dance with her mother Charlene Brown and continues to teach her very popular lyrical class for the past 21 years.
Jamee also privately coaches students as well as choreographs solos/duet/group pieces for the Island Dance Performing Group, where she is Artistic Director and head choreographer. Jamee has performed in many WIDT spring concerts, the production of the Snow Queen and Nutcrackers, with her favorite role as Rat Queen in 2003. In her high school years, Jamee competed in group, solo jazz, and lyrical competitions, winning high silvers and golds.
In 2003, Jamee’s choreography on the WIDT company was chosen to be performed at the Regional Dance America/Pacific in the emerging choreographer category. Since then she has choreographed extensively for the Island Dance Performing Group and WIDT productions. Pitts holds dear to her heart, the leader in her support system, husband of 18 years Stafone Pitts and daughter Tay Pitts age 17 who she is proud to say is a graduating senior of SWHS. Jamee is now the 2023-2024 Co-Artistic Director for Whidbey Island Dance Theater and looks forward to sharing her love for dance and theater with the young company members.
Jamee is where she is today because of the love and support of her mother and mentor Charlene Brown and father Raymond Brown. Jamee looks forward to continuing Char’s legacy and love for dance and offering only the best to the Whidbey Island Community.