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Gloria Weyman, a native Cincinnatian was an author, choreographer, dance consultant, and producer/artistic director. She was an internationally recognized authority in the art of liturgical dance. Her books and videos have been received enthusiastically as an outstanding contribution toward better understanding of dance in worship. She conducted workshops and seminars with the renowned Fr. Lucien Deiss throughout the world.

Ms. Weyman was a graduate of the University of Cincinnati with a B.S. and M.A. in education. She received her dance training from the Cincinnati Conservatory Dance Program and the New York School of Ballet. She was a former member of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo and former dance director at Thomas More College in Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky. Ms. Weyman was the founding member of ILDA (International Liturgical Dance Association) in affiliation with the National Pastoral Musicians and a member of the North American Academy of Liturgists.

Gloria went to dance for her Almighty Father on Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at 85 years of age. She will be missed, but her legacy lives on.