Training: The Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts, dancEnlight Pre Professional Company
Biggest Dance Dream: a dance where purposefully flawed ballet technique is choreograph into a somehow awesome piece
Loves: Fried mozzarella, hugs, turning oversized tops into dresses, funny faces and sounds, and improv in the dark.
Training: Betty Gundersen Studio of Dance, Massachusetts Academy of Ballet
Day Job: Student at Quaboag Regional Middle/High School
Biggest Dance Dream: To make an impact, no matter the size
Loves: Nature, Family and Friends, Thanksgiving, Watching sports, Summer, Rain, MUSIC
Training: North Shore Dance Academy
Day Job: Student
Biggest Dance Dream: To dance with Shaping Sound company or offered to teach at a dance convention
Loves:Coffee, big snow storms, fuzzy socks, Christmas, Christmas music, New York City, and the Patriots
Jillee St. Martin
Training: Mariana’s Dancing Studio, Urbanity Dance.
Day Job: Student, Feminist.
Biggest Dance Dream: I’ve heard that if you love what you’re doing, you never really work a day in your life. My biggest dance dream is to be infinitely happy in whatever and wherever the dance world takes me.
Loves: My cats Philip and Estella, discovering new music, Harry Potter, conspiracy theories and personality tests, Stranger Things, kindred spirits, my family, and living life to the fullest.
Training: Thomas School of Dance, Morita's School of Dance
Day Job: High-School Student
Biggest Dance Dream: TO dance with Beyonce or Hubbard Street Dance Chicago
Loves: Hugs, movement, singing, theatre, laughing, and friends
Training: The Dance Academy of Siagel Productions and Joanne Langione Dance Center
Day Job: High school student and assistant dance teacher
Biggest Dance Dream: Performing with a professional company and mentoring young dancers
Loves: Smiling, dogs, hugs, dance, music, positivity
Training: Acton School of Ballet, Urbanity Dance, Kathy Blake Dance Studio
Day Job: Assistant Dance Teacher, Student
Biggest Dance Dream: To choreograph a full show sometime in my life.
Loves: Reading, the rain, music, chocolate, muffins, traveling, spending time with family and friends, and mashed potatoes
Training: A Fine Dance Studio & Mass Motion Dance Academy
Biggest Dance Dream: Move to NYC and dance with a professional contemporary ballet company
Loves: New music, going to the beach, Drake, and Jeeps