• Ellen Chyun
    Rose Zerio

    Rose has been a resident in NYC for the past 16 years, as a professional singer/dancer and has been a lead singer for a cover band the past 8 years. She attended classical ballet training at the Hartford Ballet, The Joffrey Ballet, Broadway Dance Center and Steps... to name a few. She has been teaching dance for the past 13 years at several locations and started " DanceZNyc" dance school in 2018. Her mission is to give children and young adults the opportunity to discover their love for dance the same way she did !

  • Maria Cherniske
    Rose Zerio
    Maria is a dancer and gymnast who holds a B.A. in Psychology, Masters in Reading Education and Conneticut Elementary Teaching Certificate. She is certified through USA Gymnastics and holds her CPR and First Aid Certifications. She was a competitive gymnast and was trained by 2004 Olympic coach Alan Hatch and 2004 two-time Olympic silver medalist Annia Hatch. Maria continues her dance education at the Broadway Dance Center in NYC where she is a member with the NY based dance coompany Jamie J and Co. She travels internationally to teach acro/tumbling and hip hop. She recently performed at Carnegie Hall, Radio City Music Hall and in an ad for Rocawear clothing. She is on the teaching staff at Sacred Heart University to be an adjunct professor in their dance department. Maria is certified in Acrobatic Arts, bodyArt, Adult and Pediatric first Aid, CPR and AED, Acro Certication Levels 1-6, USA Gymnastics Safety Csertification-Artistic Gymnastics Coach, State of CT Coaching Certification.

  • Alexa St. Jean

    Alexa has been dancing at Dance Inc. since she was 4 years old. Ballet, lyrical and hip hop were part of her training at Dance Inc., along with many attended classes in NYC. Along the way she consistently helped with children classes helping her become the teacher she is today. She stands out in her natural choreographic skills proven by YouTube where one of her dances hit 1.6 million views. Her compassion for dance, many years of teaching, and dedication to her students has influenced many children not only to love dance but to be the best they can be.





Joanna Numata

Guest Teacher: Joanna has had the privilege of working with such artists as Beyonce, Kanye West, Rihanna, Fergie, Busta Rhymes, P.Diddy, Nelly, Pharrel, Black Eyed Peas, Dirty Money and Cassie. Her film credits include the feature films Step Up 3D, I am Legend, Friends With Benefits and The Smurfs Move. Some other credits are "The Victoria Secret Fashion Show, "Fashion Rocks, "MTV MMA's", SNL," "Law & Order", Dr. Scholls national commercial, and industrals for L'Oreal, Nexxus, Nike, Adidas, Sobe Lifewater, and Equinox