ASPIRATIONS:

I am looking forward to continuing to share my love of Dance and the Arts with the dancers and students of the East Dance Studios as a Dance Educator and Director and carrying on the “Dream~Dance~Achieve” legacy.   

EXPERIENCES:       

  • Years of Dance Study: 1995-present 
  • East Dance Studios Student Demonstrator: 2003-2006
  • East Dance Studios Assistant l: 2006
  • East Dance Studios Assistant ll: 2007
  • East Dance Studios Co-Teacher l: 2008-10
  • East Dance Studios Co-Teacher ll and Teacher l: 2009-present
  • DTCB/AS Dance Educators Training Course: 2007-2009
  • Dance Conventions and Master Class Training: 2002-2011~9 Years
  • Disney Dance Performance Troupe: 2001, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012
  • Competition Team Member: 2002-2011
  • Intensive Training Program: 2007-present
  • Illustration and Art Education Major at the New Hampshire Institute of Art
  • Communications and Art Education at Salem State University 

 Dance Courses Include:

Ballet~ Pointe~ Tap~ Musical Theory~ Jazz~ Modern~ Lyric~ Contemporary~ Hip-Hop~ Improv~ Introduction to Ballroom~ Dance Injury Prevention~ Children’s Dance~ Musical Theater~ Acro

                                                                  

                                                                       Starring Roles:

BUZZ (Celebrations! Featuring Toy Stories East Dance Studios 2011)

URSULA (The Little Mermaid East Dance Studios 2009)

MERRY MICE (Cinderella East Dance Studios 2006)

TIMON (Lion King East Dance Studios 2004) 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

  • Dance Teachers Club of Boston Dance Educators Course Graduate 2009
  • Walt Disney World Character Casting Pool Audition Winner as "Pirate Dancer" in the Magic Kingdom (2011) and “Character Parade Performer” WDW (2009)
  • Scholarship Winner: Access Broadway Convention and Competition 2011
  • Scholarship Winner:  West Coast Dance Explosion Convention and Competition 2011
  • Scholarship Recipient at the New Hampshire Institute of Art
  • Honor Society Member at Salem State University 

 

FUN FACTS:

  • Talent Tally: Art & Illustration, Singing, Acting, Music Editing, Graphic Design, Culinary Arts
  • Interest Inventory: Spending time with family and friends, Watching Scary Movies, Art, Music, History, Culture Studies, Trips to Disney World & Traveling
  • Prior Pastimes: I used to be a Girl Scout and I used to take Gymnastics; learning how to draw, and learning how to cook.
  • Motivation Musts: Caffeine
  • Quirks & Quotes: Quirk: Always drawing & doodling and needing to be caffinated before I start my day …My favorite quote is: “Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring" - Marilyn Monroe