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Faculty

Jessica Wellington,

Owner/Artistic Director

Jessica DeTal

-The University of Akron Principal Dancer
-The University of Akron Dance Team member, 4 years
-Dancer on the SS Independence, Hawaii
-Edge Performing Arts Center Scholarship, LA
-Studied at Millenium Dance Complex, LA
-First ever awarded FUTURE STAR winner and featured in Dance Spirit magazine
-Accepted into and attended The American Academy of Ballet summer intensive program, Vassar College NY
-Danced with many of your favorite Broadway Stars including Seth Stewart, Jimmy Tate, Savion Glover, Bob Rizzo, Gregory Hines etc.
-Trained Vocalist                                                                                                            -Regional and National choreography award winner                                                        -Royal Academy of Dance Teacher's Training, Wisconsin                                                            -Starquest Talent Competition, Judge

                                                               

Victoria Davis, Ballet Instructor 


Victoria-Began my dance training at the age of 4 (21 years ago) at Cheryl Lee Studio of Dance in St. Petersburg Florida. I trained in ballet, tap, jazz, musical theater, modern, lyrical, contemporary, and more.
-Member of Cheryl Lee’s national competitive team as well as a member of Les Juenes Dansuers (a youth ballet performance group).
-Attended summer intensives at Central Florida Ballet, Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington D.C., The Harid Conservatory, North Carolina Dance Theater, The Sarasota Ballet, The Orlando Ballet School, The Patel Conservatory and more on scholarships.
-Attended the year round ballet program at the Kirov Academy of Ballet in Washington D.C. for two years on scholarship (2005-2007)
-Offered an apprenticeship with North Carolina Dance Theater in 2009.
-Offered a spot to work with the company at Sarasota Ballet.                                             -Had the opportunity to perform alongside dancers of New York City Ballet and many other companies. I was also part of a performance entitled “Celebrate St. Petersburg” that featured Mikhail Baryshnikov.                                                                                               -Following my high school graduation in 2010, I danced with The Next Generation Ballet of Tampa for a year and a half.                                                                                                -Upon beginning school at Florida State University in 2011 on a full tuition scholarship, I joined a student dance company by the name of Dance Fusion.                                                        -I am currently finishing a bachelor’s degree in Legal Studies at Florida State University online.

Olivia Barner, Dance Educator

Irene Grabowski, Dance Educator

Leslie Liburdi, Broadway Babies

Tim Moore, Acro/Gymnastics Coach

Laura Wellington, Receptionist