The Celebration Troupe is made up of students and trainees at Madonna Learning Center. The students use Sign Language and Movement paired with music, to convey a positive and uplifitng message for others. They perform at churches and other various places around the city.
Lisa Abart - Celebration Troupe Director
Lisa received her Bachelors Degree From The University of Tennessee at Martin in Special Education. She has worked at Madonna Learning Center since 2005. She taught in the classroom for 8 years, then began working with the Celebration Signing Troupe, and became the Marketing Coordinator. Lisa is married to Justin and has two daughters, Junie and Josie. Lisa enjoys photography, being outdoors, live music, and enjoying her family time and her many animals. She loves Sushi, Pizza and roasted brussel sprouts. Lisa loves how Madonna is like her second family. The genuine happiness being at Madonna is infectious. She loves watching the students grow and mature and become independant young adults.