Jessica Wellington, Owner/Artistic Director
-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
-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.
Caitlin Rozgonyi, Dance Educator
-Dance Instructor for University of Kentucky’s Academy for Creative Excellence (ACE)
-Junior and Senior President of Westminster College Dance Theatre
-Dancer and Choreographer for Westminster College Dance Theatre
-Senior Captain and Choreographer for Westminster College “Titanette” Dance Line
-Choreographer for Westminster College Chapel Drama
-Performed in Westminster College Opera
-Performed at Cleveland Cavaliers basketball games
-Performed pieces choreographed by: Nick DiNicolangelo-Tap, JC Renzetti-Hip-Hop, Joey Tarwater-Contemporary, Lezley Farmer-Jazz
-Studied under the direction of Ohio Conservatory of Ballet instructors
-Attended trainings including Dance Educators of America, Tremaine, Adrenaline, Urban Jam, Midwest Moves, and Columbus Taps
-Participated in master classes with Sonya Tayeh as well as Tabitha and Napoleon D’Umo
-Trained Vocalist and Actor
-Regional and National choreography award winner
-Recipient of scholarships and special recognition for choreography and dance performances
-Dynamite National Talent Competition’s Miss Dynamite 2007