Tiffany started her lifelong passion for dance like many young girls do. She attended a local studio and became inspired. Now her mission is to give that inspiration to others.
Her passion and love for teaching and choreographing began as a freshman in High School, when she became one of the founders of her High school Dance Team. As a sophomore she was elected Captain and Head Choreographer for the team. In her 3 years fulfilling this role she brought the team to three 1st place All New England Wins! They also competed at the National Dance Team Competition held in Orlando, FL ; where her team was announced the 7th best High School Dance Team in the nation!
Since 2004 Tiffany has been teaching a variety of dance styles, ages and levels at a variety of institutions including NVCC. In this time she has brought students to several competitions, winning a various amount of awards and top place finishes. She also enjoys hosting the annual showcase where she encourages students to show off their hard work and talents, while embracing the joy of performing!
Always eager to learn she regularly attends workshops and training classes. She has attended training with famous choreographers; Chris Judd, Wade Robson, Dave Scott, Brian Friedman, Mia Michaels and many others from Broadway Dance Center, Steps in NYC and So You Think You Can Dance. In 2008 she received an Associate’s Degree in the Performing Arts. She is CPR/First Aid certified, and an AFAA group exercise instructor. She has also completed many business classes and certifications while being a retail manager and is now a proud member of the Dance Studio Owner’s Association.
In 2017 Tiffany decided to combine her talents and Danbury Dynamic Dance & Fitness was born. Its mission is to provide a friendly environment where dance and fitness knowledge flourishes. "We help the community live more confident lives one step at a time."
Alison’s love of dance began at 5 years old when she started taking ballet, tap and jazz. Over the years she expanded her repertoire to include hip-hop, lyrical and pointe and pursued her love at Springfield College where she graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dance, with a minor in psychology. While in school she was a member of the SC Dancers and the CT Titan All-Star Open Dance Team. She has continued her education by taking master classes and attending dance conventions throughout the tri-state area. She has taught all ages and genres at studios, educational programs and summer camps in CT and MA, and has coached and choregraphed for local CT high school dance teams. A featured dancer in Mike Lembo’s “Can’t Come Down” and Bgirl Trinity’s “Dance With Me” music videos, Alison has a fun, high energy approach to teaching and hopes to instill her passion for the art in the students at Danbury Dynamic Dance and Fitness!
At the age of 5 Deanne took her ﬁrst dance class and has been studying dance for the last 48 years with her primary concentration in Ballet. Originally trained in NYC, Deanne was one of only 75 students accepted to the original LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts Dance Department (the FAME School) where she majored in Ballet and minored in Modern. While attending P.A., Deanne studied at many well-known Manhattan studios including Steps on Broadway and Broadway Dance Center, and continues her studies through available local classes. Deanne received her certiﬁcation to teach Ballet and Tap by test in 1986 from Dance Educators of America and was a long standing member for over 20 years attending yearly workshops and conventions. With 35 years of teaching experience, Deanne has worked with students of all ages and abilities. From 2004-2019 Deanne was the Owner and Artistic Director of The Brookﬁeld School of Performing Arts, a non-competitive school dedicated to offering it’s students the highest quality of dance training in a nurturing and professional environment for both the recreational and serious-minded student. Many of Deanne’s former students have gone on to pursue professional performing and teaching careers while others continue to dance simply for their love of the art. Deanne has been a contributing choreographer for many local productions and in 2007 was co-creator, producer, director, and choreographer for ’Tis The Season, an annual holiday variety show for singers and dancers from the greater Danbury area. Through it’s 11 years of production, ’Tis The Season provided students a platform to give back to their communities through charitable performances. Deanne is a CT State Certiﬁed Coach and co-coached the Brookﬁeld High School Varsity Dance Team for 13 years. During her time as coach, the team performed at Varsity home Football and Basketball games, community events, and won many CT State and South West Conference Dance Team Championships in both the Hip Hop and Jazz categories. Deanne’s teaching philosophy is to create a classroom environment for students to build a strong foundation and understanding of Ballet technique, how the body works, proper placement, alignment, balance, grace, musicality, and use of terminology. Deanne is very excited to join our staff and share her knowledge and love of Ballet with Danbury Dynamic Dance & Fitness students!
Nadia is a dancer and choreographer based out of central Connecticut. Her love for dance started when she was young and flourished in styles like Hip-Hop and Jazz. When she was in high school she competed on her high school’s dance team where she won various championships in the kickline, jazz, and hip-hop divisions. Nadia trained for several years in Pointe, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Lyrical, and Contemporary technique at her local dance studio,. There she developed her love for choreography. She also has competed in several dance competitions and earned the title “Miss Diva Dance”. She is a 2013 graduate of the Center for Creative Youth summer intensive, which is a program that hosted performing arts students from around the world. In this program, she studied Ballet, Composition, African Dance, and codified Lester Horton Modern technique and was awarded a dance program scholarship. Nadia discovered her passion for teaching at 19 years old, when she started teaching in dance studios. As a teacher/choreographer, she has earned awards like “Most Entertaining Choreography” and her students’ solos have won titles and championships in various local and national dance competitions. Nadia received her Associate’s of Arts Degree in Dance in 2016, a Bachelor’s Degree in Dance Education in 2020 and has earned her CT State Teaching License in PK-12 Dance Education. During her time in college, she established herself as a choreographer and created several pieces for her dance programs and for the Dancentral Dance Company. In 2019, she received the Demetria D. Perelli scholarship for excellence in Dance Education. Nadia also earned a spot in the National Honor Society for Dance Arts at the Collegiate level. Throughout her dance training, she has studied under choreographers associated with the Martha Graham Dance Company, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, the Giordano Dance Company, Bob Fosse and more. Nadia has been seen in several performances including the 5X5 Dance Festival, hosted in West Hartford, CT. She continues to further her dance training in Modern, Ballet, Latin, Tap, and Jazz techniques and is a member of the National Dance Educator’s Organization. Nadia is very excited to share her knowledge and passion for dance at Danbury Dynamic Dance & Fitness!