Danielle has been a dancer for over 20 years, choreographer for over 10 years and has had a heart for dance since she can remember. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Dance from Hunter College, she has truly dedicated her entire life to the art of dance. Danielle has studied or taught many genres, from the ballet fundamentals to ballroom and hip hop. Danielle has been submerged in every aspect dance has to offer, traveling the country for dance, studying behind the scenes of dance productions, and performing on multiple stages. She also holds a certification in yoga and has experience teaching barre fitness!
Throughout Danielle’s experiences she has learned that dance is also the platform for developing responsibilities, discipline and lifelong relationships. Her passion for dancing, teaching and directing will continue to make DANCEintensity a place for dancers of all levels to enjoy. She looks forward to sharing everything she has to offer with our incredible students!
Heather has been a dance instructor, choreographer, and mentor for young dancers in both recreational and competitive dance classes for over twenty years. She holds a degree in education and is very excited to take on the role as studio manager.
She has an extremely strong background in Ballet and Pointe, as well as Tap, Jazz, Lyrical and Contemporary. Her choreography has won at many dance competitions and she has had experience teaching in Florida, Tennessee, New Jersey and now, New York! She also holds her Vinyasa Yoga Certification through Yoga Alliance.
Heather brings fun and challenging technique-based classes to DANCEintensity that strengthens and pushes students to be their absolute best in a warm environment!
Jillian has been dancing since the age of three years old. She was a competitive dancer for over ten years and a competitive kickline dancer for six years. Jillian received her bachelor’s degree from SUNY Cortland in Special Education and her master’s degree from the University at Albany in Childhood Education. Jillian was a member of the Cortland Danceworks team for four years where she served as captain her last two years. Jillian loves sharing her passion for dance with her students and enjoys watching them grow!
Ann started dancing when she was two and a half years old. She graduated from NYIT with a Culinary Arts degree in 2007 and a Culinary Education Degree in 2009. She has a strong passion for teaching as well as a huge love for kids. She has been teaching dance for the past eleven years and has had many award- winning routines on a regional and national level. She is looking forward to teaching at DANCEintensity in Season 6!
Logan Dolence is thrilled to begin teaching at Dance Intensity! He grew up in West Michigan and received his BFA in Musical Theatre from Western Michigan University. Some of Logan’s performance credits include Cedar Point Amusement Park, Timber Lake Playhouse, John W. Engeman Theatre, and Farmers Alley Theatre.