Cenia Bowen

Cenia is excited to participate in her first Follies. A member of Class Act Tap Company since Nov. 2017, she was selected to be part of the dance ensemble and a New Showgirl.


She is a native Texan and currently resides in Rockwall. She took tap & jazz lessons in the third and fourth grade. She graduated from Skyline High School where she was a member of the drill team and served as Captain her senior year.

She earned a BS in Elementary Education from The University of Texas in Austin and a MS in Early Childhood Education from The University of North Texas. After 39 years as a public elementary school teacher, she retired and found her way back to tap.

She has always loved and participated in various dance classes as a means of exercise. She has taught aerobics, Bokwa, and currently teaches beginning tap to Seniors. She participates weekly in an aerobic dance class, tap, yoga, Pilates, Barre, and pickleball. She and James, her high-school sweetheart, have been married for 41 years. They have two children and one grandchild