Dance Connection Dancers Credits:
Broadway & Off Broadway Shows-
**Annie**Avenue Q**Banana Shpeel**Beauty & The Beast**Fiddler on the Roof**My One & Only**Parade**Singin’ In The Rain**Showboat**Sound Of Music**Street Scene**Sugar Babies**Sweet Charity**Tap Dogs**West Side Story**White Lies**Will Rogers Follies**
Vegas ,Radio City Music Hall,Disney,Cruise Ships & Tours-
**Jubilee**Tap Starz**Norwegian Cruise Lines**A Funny Thing Happened on The way to The Forum**Disney’s Hercules Premiere**Disney’s Pocohantas in The Park**Radio City Music Hall Easter Show**George Lucas Super Live Adventure**
Movies,Television,Industrials, & Commercials-
**Annie(2014)**A Winter’s Tail**Lazy Town**Revelutionary Road**Mirrors 2**Even Steven’s
**Kim Possible**Orange is the New Black**Super Boy**Day’s Of our Lives**All My Children**Cadet Kelly
**Once More With Feeling**6 Feet Under**HBO**LifeTime*Halmark Channel**Plus over 100 Industrials & Commercials
Music Video’s & Artists-  
**Aretha Franklin**Diana Ross**Kimberly Caldwell **Rick Derringer**Kenner Toys**Cap N’ Crunch Cerial**Crest Toothe Paste**
Community Theatre- 
**Annie**Willie Wonka**High School Musical**The Jungle Book**Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat**West Side Story**Hairspray**Guys And Dolls**Shrek The Musical
**The Magical Land Of Oz**The 80’s Musical
Dance Companies, Scholarships-  
**Boston Ballet**Joffery Ballet**Connecticut Ballet**Alvin Ailey**Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago**Sheer Talent**Dance Masters of America**Dance Educators Of America

*******Check out who’s doing what below:


From Broadway to Vegas Showgirl,Back to New York!! Congratulations to Adrienne Reid who is now dancing in I Love Bob with Parralle Exit at The Joyce theatre. Prior to thisAdrienne appeared in Las Vegas in “Jubilee” at Bally’s Hotel & Casino!!! & on broadway with Cirque Du Soliel’s “Banana Shpeel”!


Congratulations to D.C. Allumni Chris Erk

who is Performing in Noah Racey’s “Pulse” at The Oslo Rep Theatre in Florida!! Prior to this, Chris was on tour Tap Dancing throughout Europe with Rhasta Thomas’s “Tap Stars”, a show featuring some of the worlds greatest Tap Dancers!!! Chris has also been a long time member of the international hit “Tap Dogs”, done numerous industrials,as well as a master teacher around the country!!!

Congratulations to Chloe Lang  on Booking her first TV series “Lazy Town” as the new Stephanie!!! She has also booked numerous Commercials, 3 of which are National Commercials!!! Some of them are: Pillsbury Toaster Strudel, Haribo Gummy Bears,Comcast Xfinity,Baby Alive,Chucky Cheese,& New Jersey Tourism!!! In addition Chloe has done numerous print adds!!!


Congratulations Adrienne Reid!!!!!

Featured Dancer in Cirque Du Soliel’s

“Banana Shpeel”

On Broadway at The Beacon Theatre Thru June & Touring Thru November 2011


Congratulations to D.C. Allumni Christy Carlson Romoano Star of Disney’s Even Steven’s,Kim Possible, Cadet Kelly, Radio Disney ,Starred on Broadway as Belle in Beauty & The Beast, Avenue Q, Parade, Will Rogers follies,Sound of Music, Annie,& White Lies to name a few!!!

Alexa lane: Member of SAG,AEA & AFTRA.Credits include:Sugar Babies,West Side Story, My One & Only, Singin’ In The Rain,Sweet Charity,Mae jones in Street Scene(Teatro Regio Italy) Days of Our Lives(Maria),A Little Meditation,Runner Stumble, The Matchmaker & Forgotten Broadway!!!

Melanie Lastrina Currently resides in L.A. persuing a professional career in Film & Dance. Credits include:Foxwoods,A Funnything Happened on The way To The Forum, Showboat, & The Colony. Melanie can also be seen in Kimberly Caldwell Video “Desperate girls & Stupid Boys” !!!

Renee DeFranco Featured/Solo Dancer with Norwegian Cruise Lines

Alison Fitchelburg : Dancer in Bush Gardens & Elmo In Sesame Street Live

Brittany Kammerer as Nala from The Lion King during The Youth Connection’s performance of “You Can’t Stop The Beat”

Maisy Lang on the set of  the movie “Indian Hill” with Director Jack Kearney. Maisy has the lead role of  “Lisa” in the film.

***Congratulations!  Haley Huelsman , Chloe Lang, Maisy Lang and Ashton Waldron Who will be appearing in the film:

Once more with Feeling”***

***Chloe and Haley on set of Once More With Feeling with David Baker and Susan Meisner***

***Maisy and Ashton on the set of Once More With Feeling with one of the child actresses from the film***

***Congratulations! Sarah Chieppo who will be appearing in the film “Revolutionary Road Starring Leonardo Dicapprio and Kate Winslet***

“Release Me” Winner of

The F.D.C. Judges Choice Award

            “Nexstar” 2009

The Dance Connection, was one of the 63 Top studios  who were flown to Las Vegas as Guests of The F.D.C. for their  2009 Gala. The Top 63 Studios were awarded in two categories: The 13 Judges Choice Award Winners, and The F.D.C’s  Pinnacle Cup Winner and Top 50 Most Competitive Studios. We were  the only CT Dance studio to be honored at this event!!!!

We were one of the 13 Judges Choice Winners presented at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas on August 18,2009, chosen from 334 regional nominees.