Founder, Owner & Artistic Director

 

Since the age of two, Miss Danielle has been dancing and loving every second in it.  For twenty seven years now, she trained in jazz, tap, ballet, hip hop, lyrical, pointe and gymnastics while competing in national dance competitions for eleven years with high scoring studios such as Kelly Richards School of Dance!  For many years Miss Danielle has taught all over Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley, including  3d Dance Studio, The Little Gym (where she has received intense training on teaching children, making her a Gold level instructor), The Little Treehouse, Zero Gravity Dance Company, The Pennsylvania Ballet Guild, The Pennsylvania Youth Theatre, and The Suburban North Family YMCA.  In 2009, Miss Danielle graduated from DeSales University with a BA in Dance and choreographed the Whitehall High School musical "Damn Yankees."  While at DeSales she participated in cheerleading, while choreographing for the school dance team and performing in the DeSales Dance Emsemble in 2007 and 2009.  Previous to DeSales Miss Danielle volunteered helping girl scouts receive their "Dancercize" badge, worked for Radio Disney, putting on shows and entertaining children all over the east coast,  and danced at Sesame Place as everyones favorite furry friends in Big Birds Beach Party, Abby Cadabbys Treasure Hunt, and the daily Rock Around The Block Parade. Currently Miss Danielle is entering her eighth year of 3d Dance Lehigh Valley. 

 

 

Education

BA DeSales University; Center Valley, PA

Major: Dance, 2009

Relevant Coursework:  Business Communication Sills, Principles of Management, Dance History, Dance Teaching Methods

 

Dance Experience

(2009-current) 3d Dance Studio, Northampton 

Director- teaching ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, hip hop & Gymnastics ages 2 1/2-adult

 (2010-2015) The Little Treehouse 

Developed a dance program, Tumbling Teacher

(2010-2015) Zero Gravity Dance Company

Teaching jazz, lyrical, modern & Competition Team Choreographer

(2010-2011) The Little Gym, Newtown, PA

(2009-2010) The Little Gym, Hatfield, PA

(2008-2009) The Little Gym, Macungie, PA

Lead Instructor, Birthday Party Coordinator 

Teaching dance, gymnastics and parent child 

 

(2009) Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Ballet Guild, Bethlehem PA

Jazz Instructor for Pre Professional Company

 

(2009) Pennsylvania Youth Theatre, Bethlehem PA

Musical Theatre Choreographer 

(2007-2008) Suburban North YMCA, YDANCE, Catasauqua, PA

Dance Instructor  20+ classes a week, ages 3-17  Ran and organized performances    

(2007) Willow Grove Day Camp, Willow Grove, PA

Dance Specialist

 

(2006-2007) Sesame Place, Langhorne, PA 

Dancer, Ernie, Rosita, Grover  - Performed in entertainment shows and parades

 

(2005-2007) Conservatory of Dance, DeSales University, Center Valley, PA

Dance Instructor 

 

(2002 – 2009) Radio Disney, Fort Washington, PA 

Party Patroller, Organizing and entertaining promotional events

Performances

-2009 Share Parade by Ashleigh Leite

-2009 Breathe by Rennie Harris (understudy)

-2007 Alice Anne by Emily Perkins, Emerging Choreographers Concert, DeSales University

-2007 Bailamos by Jay T. Jenkins, DeSales Dance Ensemble

 

-2007 Off Sides by Gretchen McLaine, DeSales Dance Ensemble

 

-2007 Abby Cadabby’s Treasure Hunt (Rosita, Grover) Sesame Place, Langhorne PA

 

-2006- 2007, Big Birds Beach Party (Ernie) Sesame Place, Langhorne PA

 

-2006-2007, Count Down to Halloween (Grover), Sesame Place, Langhorne PA

 

-2006 Macumba by Francesca Stigliano (understudy) Young Choreographers Series, DeSales University

 

-2006 Highs and Lows by Shannon Dooling (understudy) Young Choreographers Series, DeSales University

-2006 Francesca Stigliano  (Trio Composition Piece), DeSales University

 

-2006 Francesca Stigliano   (Group Composition Piece) DeSales University

 

-2005 Dance as an Inspirational Tool for Art Projects by Lacey Althouse, DeSales University

-2005 Right Here by Melissa Reynolds, DeSales University

Choreography 

2009- current- 3d Dance Performances

2010-current- Zero Gravity Dance Company Performances and Award Winning Competition Teams

2010- The Little Gym Show weeks

2009- Whitehall High School (Damn Yankees)

2008- DeSales University Dance Team

2007-2008 Y Dance Recital

2007- Willow Grove Day Camp 

2005- Girl Scout Lip-sync