Savana and Serena are identical twin professional dancers, entrepreneurs, and teachers. Having been dancing their whole lives, the twins decided to move to Los Angeles right after graduating high school to peruse their career as professional dancers. In four short years they danced on world tours, in movies, commercials, television shows, award shows, music videos all for Demi Lovato, Iggy Azalea, Brittney Spears, Jason Derulo, Becky G, Chris Brown and MANY more! Along their journey they also created The Zello Brand, their clothing line, and became ambassadors for Puma, Reebok, Under Armor and Fabletics. After a successful professional career in Los Angeles, the twins are back to share everything they've learned about the industry and train young dancers to live their dreams as they did.
Jeannette Neill founded and was the Artistic Director of the Jeannette Neill Dance Studio. For almost 40 years, her studio was a supportive and encouraging training ground for aspiring and recreational dancers. Jeannette was also Co-Founder and Executive Director of Boston Youth Moves, a pre-professional teen dance program. In addition, she was one of the Artistic Directors of The Boston Summer Dance Festival.
Jeannette has been on faculty of many well-known dance institutions including: The Jeannette Neill Dance Studio, Boston Youth Moves, Powered By Dance Summer Programs, Boston Conservatory, Walnut Hill School of Performing Arts; local colleges and universities, such as Harvard University, Boston University, Emerson College; Boston Ballet Summer Dance program and Broadway Dance Center in New York City. Her national and international master classes and workshops have taken her to Palermo Italy, Goteborg Sweden, Tokyo Japan, Monterrey, Mexico.
Jeannette is an enduring and moving force in the Boston dance and cultural community. She continues to share her talents through scheduled open classes,
master classes, workshops and more.
Boston-based dancer, Zach Galasso, has been dancing for 20 years. He was a finalist in Vegas for So You Think You Can Dance - Season 12, back in 2015. He graduated from Hofstra University in 2015 where he spent four years on the competitive Hofstra University Dance Team earning him two Division 1 National Titles. Currently, Zach works at DPA Communications, a PR agency in Boston and choreographs for a few local competitive studios. In addition, he travels all over the U.S. and internationally, choreographing and training competitive high school and college level dancers with TRA Choreography, LLC.
Kiana is a company member at “Boston Community Dance Project (BCDP)” a contemporary-fusion based company where she teaches and performs in a variety of styles around New England and NYC including “NYC Carnival - Choreographers Ball.” She is also a part of ballet-modern based company, “Saving Grace Dance Ensemble (SGDE)” where she made appearances at Alvin Ailey and Boston Ballet Studios. Her classes entail fusing contemporary with other styles such as jazz (jazz funk), modern musical theatre and hip hop, using choreography and improvisation as a form of storytelling!
Rachel is a Boston based dancer who works alongside Natalie Johnson Dance Company as a company member and with Pantos Project Dance as an apprentice. She teaches and choreographs award winning pieces in both New Hampshire and Massachusetts. As a graduate from Point Park University, she received a BFA in dance with a minor in Business Management. Rachel has had the privilege in working with choreographers such as Ronen Koresh, Sidra Bell, Adam Hougland, Stephanie Martinez, Mark Burrell, Doug Bentz, and Kiesha Lalama and recently performed with Boston’s Odyssey Opera. In her classes, Rachel strives to create an atmosphere where her students will have the ability to enhance their technique but also become aware of their own artistry, dynamics, and performance as a dancer.
Doug Kolakowski is an actor, dancer and choreographer who trained and performed in Sarasota, Florida prior to moving to Massachusetts to attend The Boston Conservatory at Berklee. Since moving to Boston, Doug has performed in various roles with various Choreographers and worked with a wide range of accredited teachers, such as Kate Weare, Mark Morris, Yury Yankowski and Gregory Dawson to name a few. Currently, Doug is a recurring performer with the American Repertory Theater in "The Donkey Show" as well as an instructor and competitive judge within the greater Boston area.