Bethany is trained in many styles including ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, lyrical, and modern. Through her years training, Bethany was a competitive dancer winning many overall high scoring and special awards for outstanding technique and stage presence, in group and solo performances. Bethany graduated from New York University with a major in history and minor in law & society. While at NYU she was a member of the school’s step team, One Step Ahead, and Pulse Dance Project dance team, with Tisch School of the Arts. She continues to study at Steps On Broadway, Broadway Dance Center, and numerous conventions throughout the tri-state area. Bethany has been teaching dance for fifteen years, is Level III certified with Dance Educators of America, and her choreography has won many overall high scoring, and special awards. Bethany is passionate about pushing her students to their highest potential and sharing her love of dance with them.
Olga Verterich – Ballet Instructor
Vitaly Verterich – Ballet Instructor
Becca Corbin – Acrobatics / Ballet Instructor
Shar Adrias – HipHop Instructor
Shar has been dancing in her living room since she was 12. She began training professionally at broadway dance center at the late age of 19. Her stage credits include KTU’s beatstock, Ryan leslie promo tour, and the VMA’s with Ludacris. Her choreography for music video include Jenn Cuneta and Punjabi artist G-deep featuring Capadonna of Wu Tang Clan. She also edited numerous videos for G-Deep, including “Nach Le” as she owns her own production company as well. She also shot and edited Japanese recording artist Jonte’s “Ya Rude.” Shar won an award for best hip hop choreographer in Westchester. Her 2011 piece, “numb” won best choreographer in local competition as well as nationals.
Vanesa Falisova – Ballroom Instructor
Vanesa began ballroom dancing at the age of 4 years old, training in both Standard and Latin styles. In 2016 she focused her training on just Latin. Vanessa has been a finalist in numerous regional and national competitions, is a repeat National Champion, and in 2018 placed 4th at the World Ballroom Championship in Paris. Vanesa is excited to share her knowledge and love of ballroom with her students!