Meet the Team!
Maria started her dance training at Andrea’s Dance Studio in New York. She studied ballet, tap, and jazz, attended various dance competitions and conventions, and eventually became an assistant dance teacher. When she began her college education at Fordham University, she enrolled in classes at Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and after earning a Bachelor of Science in Finance, she began her career in the financial services industry in New York City. Although Maria had a very successful career in Finance, dance always remained a high-priority. While living in New York City and in between her business trips around the U.S. and overseas, Maria took dance classes at Broadway Dance Center and Steps on Broadway.
In 2008, Maria decided to embark on a new journey. She left the corporate world, relocated to Boston and began teaching dance at local area schools. Shortly thereafter, she came to realize her true passion
Twyla’s dance career began over 25 years. As a child, Twyla performed with “The Daragee Drum and Acon con” Professional West African Ballet. As a young adult Twyla received a Masters Certification of Techniques at the
Brenna began dancing at the age of three at I’ve Got Rhythm Dance Center in Dartmouth, MA. At IGRDC she trained in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, hip hop, modern and contemporary, competing from 2000-2002 at competitions.
Angeliquc is a gymnastics and dance instructor in the Cambridge and Boston areas. She is originally from Cambridge, MA and has received her training through JAM’NASTICS Inc. a non-profit dance and gymnastics
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Dancing since the age of 3, Cassie studied ballet, jazz, tap and lyrical dance for twelve years at New England Dance Academy in Attleboro. There she spent six years on the competitive dance team, contributing to many award-winning performances.
Kelly began dancing at the age of 2 at the American Dance Experience in Hamden, CT. She danced competitively in tap, ballet, jazz and lyrical/contemporary in both local and national competitions.
Faith is a rising high school senior at Minuteman Vocational High School and is going into her fourth year studying Early Education. While at Minuteman, Faith interned with a daycare center where she gained experience with infants, toddlers, and
Samantha Rosenberg was born and raised in Boston, Massachusetts. She began her early training at Broadway Bound Dance Center in Natick, MA and eventually transitioned to the Dance III Program at Dana Hall School.
Amanda is a choreographer, dancer, and artist living in Boston, MA. Her dance training began in her hometown of Salem, New Hampshire at the Carlene Nazarian Dance School.
Deja began her dance journey at the age of 7. She grew up dancing in a company called Jam’nastics, which fused gymnastics with hip hop dance. As a member of Jam’nastics, Deja participated in various gymnastics & dance competitions and performed at many
Fabiana D’Haiti started dancing at the age of three and studied jazz, tap, and hip hop. She later joined a salsa team for a summer internship and also taught salsa.