Alyssa Arcangeli - Alyssa is a professional performer in the Tri-state area. A proud graduate of the American Musical Theatre, she also completed the famous Broadway Dance Center's professional semester, all in NYC. A dancer, singer, actor, choreographer and teacher, she is among the industry unicorns who love doing it all! She has worked with companies such as Norwegian Cruise Lines, Disney Theatrical and many regional theaters on the East Coast. Some of her favorite credits include being Dance Captain, understudying leads, and assistant choreographing shows like: Cabaret, Chicago, Newsies, Kiss Me Kate, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Elf! The Musical. Her work with NCL, The Media Theater, Resident Theater Company and The Broadway Theater of Pitman have helped her continue to grow as a professional and love putting the work in. Alyssa is passionate about sharing her experiences and knowledge with young performers and is so excited to be with Dance Inc! She teaches various styles of dance including jazz, ballet, tap and musical theater.
Gabrielle Byrnes - Gabrielle is from Voorhees, NJ and began dancing at the age of three at the Academy of BalletNJ in South Jersey and was taught by David Gallagher. She studied ballet and pointe and performed in many full length productions such as Swan Lake, Coppelia, Sleeping Beauty, Cinderella and The Nutcracker. She has attended summer intensives at Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Ballet Paradosi, Princeton Ballet, Paul Taylor and Mark Morris Dance Group. Gabrielle attended Adelphi University in Long Island, NY and received a BFA in Dance and with a minor in Art and Design Education. At Adelphi, she has worked with choreographers Orion Duckstein, Tamara Babic, Jennifer Kreichman, Fernando Carrillo and Frank Augustyn. She interned at Long Island High School of the Arts and the Waldorf School of Garden City, teaching her choreography to students. In the summers Gabrielle is the dance director/choreographer for her church’s musical theater drama camp for kids ages 8-14. She has a passion and love for teaching dance to young children. Gabrielle now dances for a contemporary ballet company in West Chester PA and substitutes at a Montessori preschool.
Isabella Castells - Isabella grew up at Dance Incorporated. She spent 15 years dancing at Dance Inc before graduating. She is now attending Rowan University where she will be studying Special Education with a minor in Dance. During her time at Dance Inc. Bella won student choreography awards two years in a row, assisted classes and was the Senior Scholarship and Triple Threat Title winner at True Talent Nationals. She specializes in contemporary, lyrical and jazz but enjoys all styles of dance. She is looking forward to sharing her experiences with her students here at Dance Incorporated.
Jessica Ciampo - Jessica grew up in New Jersey, where she started her dance training at the age of four. She received her early training Kathy Henkel School of Dance, where she studied various styles of dance. Jessica received her Bachelor of Arts in Dance from DeSales University in Pennsylvania. She will graduate in spring of 2024 with a Master of Science in School Counseling from Walden University. Jessica has studied under Timothy Coward and Trinette Singleton. She has the pleasure of performing the choreography of Lynne Mariani, Tara Madsen, Jodi Spelling, Camille Armstrong and Christopher K Morgan while at DeSales. She has also studied at Dance Omi International Arts Center in New York, where she had the opportunity to learn alongside international choreographers. Jessica's choreography has been featured at the American College Dance Festival, the Greater Lehigh Valley Film Festival. She spent a year in Boston, Massachusetts, where she was a dacner and resident choreographer for Shadows Dance Company before returning to her home state of NJ. Jessica is currently on faculty at Paul VI High School in Haddonfield, NJ, where she teaches dance, coaches the basketball team and choreographs the musical. Jessica is a passionate educator and choreographer who is excited to pass on her love of dance to the next generation.
Kristen Dubler - Kristen has a BA in Psychology from Arcadia University (formerly Beaver College) in Glenside, PA with a minor in elementary education and dance. Kristen has danced for more than 25 years and has studied with Janet Pilla of the Jeanne Ruddy Company. She has also attended several worshops in New York City. After college, Kristen spent 5 years teaching preschool. She took a break from teaching to raise her 2 daughters Brielle & Mia. She recently spent a year back in the classroom teaching pre-k at a private preschool and kindergarten. Kristen realized that Dance Inc is her true passion and will be focusing solely on that. Part of her responsibilities at Dance Incorporated include writing scripts for both the holiday show & the year end production. She also co-directs all of the productions. Kristen's dance training includes jazz, modern, ballet and lyrical.
Achilles Inverso - Mr. Achilles has been an instructor at Dance Inc since 2015. He began studying dance and acrobatics at the age of ten and has studied with companies across the country. Training has included Koresh Dance Company (Philadelphia), Millenium Dance Complex (Philadelphia), Broadway Dance Center (New York), Rock Center for Dance (Las Vegas), Velocity Dance Center (Seattle), and Vega Dance Lab (Portland) among others. He is thankful to be working regularly as a musical theatre actor, dancer, and choreographer in and around Philadelphia. Recent choreography credits include: High School Musical (Audubon Jr/Sr High School), Urinetown (University of Pennsylvania PENN Players), and Saturday Night Fever (Road Company), for which he won the NJACT Perry Award for Outstanding Choreography. A proud member of Actor’s Equity Associstion, performance credits include: Zach (A Chorus Line), Felix (The Normal Heart), Lumiere (Beauty and the Beast), Jacob (La Cage six Folles), Younger Brother (Ragtime), Mark (Altar Boyz), Mistoffelees (CATS), and Jackie (Andrew Pippa's The Wild Party). He has been teaching tumbling and various styles of dance since 2002.
Tiffany McGuinn - Tiffany began her dancing career in the performing arts program at Washington Township High School. She trained in ballet, modern, lyrical and jazz. After graduation, Tiffany continued studying dance with Atrium Dance Studio training in Latin dances like Salsa as well as Hip Hop. She then joined In Da Clutch Entertainment thus expanding her experience in Hip Hop. Even with training in so many styles, Tiffany was eager to learn more. She moved on to Arthur Murray studio to study all Ballroom styles: Waltz, West Coast Swing, Cha Cha, Samba, etc. and then with the Fred Astair Studios. Currently, Tiffany is furthering her Hip Hop training by studying and performing with Just Sole Street Dance Theatre. Through this company, Tiffany studies many styles of Hip Hop: House Waacking, Hip Hop Social, etc. Tiffany is most excited to teach because she wants to help educate the next generation of dancers to love and appreciate dance as much as she
Danielle Silverstein - Danielle trained at Gotta Dance from 2007 to 2016, and studied Theatre at Camden County Technical School. After she graduated in 2015, she attended Camden County College from 2015 to 2018. There she studied theatre and earned an Associates in Liberal Arts and Theatre. Some professional crew positions she had acquired during college were for The Eagle Theater, as well as EgoPo Classic Theater. Her first professional choreographer position was offered by Camden County College for the production of Ruckus 2 in 2019. Danielle had transfered to study Dance at Rowan University and plans to graduate in spring of 2021. After recieving her Bachelor's in Dance, she intends to build her career as a professional dancer, teaching classes, and traveling. Danielle is happy to become a part of the Dance Incorporated team, and thanks them for this opportunity.
Casey Van Newenhizen - Casey is from Atco, NJ and holds a B.A. in Dance with a concentration in Pre-Physical Therapy from Stockton University. She grew up dancing at BalletNJ with David Gallagher and trained with Rain Ross, Caitlin Quinn Pittenger, and Beau Hancock in college. In addition to teaching dance, Casey works at a physical therapy office, teaches Pilates at Drexel University, and is a freelance dancer in Philadelphia working with Artist House / Asya Zlatina + Dancers.