A.O. Founders

Audible Odyssey

Audible Odyssey is an organization that not only produces great tap shows but helps in the development of great tap dancers and careers.  We aim to achieve this by focusing on four objectives: CHOREOGRAPHERS, CONTINUING EDUCATION, HEALTH + WELLNESS, and AUDIENCE DEVELOPMENT.

Phil Brooks

AO Executive Director, Board President


From the day he could stand firmly on two feet, Phil and his mother would dance until they dropped to loud decibels of music in their living room.  Phil’s love… Read the Rest »

Martin Bronson

Director of Continuing Education


Martin Bronson began his dance training at his family’s dance school in St. Louis. Though he studied all forms of dance, tap was always his strongest (and most favored) suit…. Read the Rest »

Jenna Deidel

AO Director of Audience Development, Board Treasurer


For Jenna, the study of all forms of dance became a substantial part of her life from the moment she could walk.  As she advanced, her lessons became more and… Read the Rest »

Melissa Reh, PT, MSPT, CSCS

Director of Health + Wellness


Melissa grew up dancing at Kim Kalla’s Studio of Dance in Lake Villa, IL, where Miss Kim introduced her to the concept of rhythm tap. Melissa enjoyed learning from Kim… Read the Rest »