Stephanie received the bulk of her dance training at Melissa Hoffman Dance Center in Hudson, NH. As a teenager she had the opportunity to travel to Namibia, Africa on outreach missions, performing and teaching in schools throughout the country, which ignited her passion for community dance education. She graduated summa cum laude from Suffolk University in 2013 with a Bachelor’s degree in Art History. As a professional, Stephanie has previously danced with Hyperbole Dance, and has been a member of BoSoma Dance Company since May 2013. With BoSoma, she has had the opportunity to dance in festivals at Boston Common, on the New England Conservatory stage, and within art exhibits at the Peabody Essex Museum. Stephanie spent four years in the public school system, establishing the Dance Program at Salem Academy Charter School in Salem, MA. She is the Director of BoSoma School of Dance, Co-Director of the BoSoma Youth Company, and teaches a variety of classes from Tiny Tots to the Senior Level.
Kelsye started her early training with the Donna Miceli Dance Center in Lowell, Massachusetts. From there, she went on to pursue a double major in Global Communication and Dance & Performance studies at Roger Williams University (Bristol, RI) under the direction of Gary Shore, France Hunter, and Cathy Nicoli. During her time there, she worked with distinguished modern choreographers such as Jean Abreu, Christina Robson, Helen Simoneau, Fritha Pengelly, and Kellie Ann Lynch. In 2013, Kelsye traveled to London, UK for a semester abroad to study modern dance. There she worked with choreographer Alexander Whitley as well as teachers Theo Lowe and Stephen Pelton. She also had the opportunity to partake in an experimental dance film entitled “Places Between” choreographed by Angie Conte and Sarah Poekert. Kelsye has had the honor of performing at the American College Dance Association in 2013 and 2015, and the Boston Contemporary Dance Festival in 2014. In May of 2015, she graduated Magna Cum Laude from RWU. Kelsye has been with BoSoma since 2016.
Courtney received a BFA in Dance Performance in 2017 from the Hartt School at the University of Hartford. During that time she had the opportunity to study and perform the classical forms of Ballet, Pointe, Limon, Graham and Contemporary directed by her professors and guests artists such as Manuel Vignoulle and Norbert De La Cruz III. She is now an instructor at Revival Academy of Dance and The Inspired Arts Company.
Kristen received her early training from Bill Fowler and later, Jeannette Neill's Boston Youth Moves (BYM). While training at BYM she was honored to work with master choreographers including Hope Boykin, Kirven Boyd, Chet Walker, and Richard Havey. She graduated from UMASS Amherst with a BFA in Dance, performing works by Camille A. Brown, Adirenne Hawkins, and Billbob Brown. She has also performed with Jazz Inc and Hyperbole. She joined the Boston Conservatory in 2014 as a Jazz Dance Instructor.
Margaret Falcone (New York) is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher from Syracuse, NY where she trained at The Ballet & Dance Center. She graduated summa cum laude from Boston Conservatory at Berklee in 2019 with a B.F.A. in Contemporary Dance Performance and emphases in modern dance and creating performance. At the Conservatory, she performed works by Otis Sallid, Roderick George, Joe Chvala, Merce Cunningham, and Stephanie Martinez, among others. She also had the opportunity to produce three of her original works on Boston Conservatory’s mainstage. Now, she is currently the Administrative Coordinator for the Boston Conservatory at Berklee Dance Division. Additionally, Margaret is the program director of two divisional outreach programs: Movement Matters, which brings dance to senior citizens in the Boston area, as well as Step by Step, an adaptive dance program for students who have Autism and Down Syndrome. She is on faculty at BoSoma School of Dance and Metrowest Dance Academy, and she is an annual guest choreographer at Cambridge Rindge & Latin High School. Margaret previously danced with DrumatiX and has been a member of BoSoma Dance Company since 2019. Dance has always been a major influence in Margaret’s life and she is excited to continue her explorations at BDC.
Dana Mazurowski began her dance training at the New Hampshire School of Ballet where she remained enrolled for ten years. There, she trained in numerous styles, including ballet, pointe, modern, jazz, contemporary, lyrical, musical theater, tumbling, and danced competitively around the country. In May of 2016 Dana graduated from the Hartt School with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Pedagogy. While attending the Hartt School she expanded her training in other genres including Limón, Graham, character, and contemporary dance forms. She had the good fortune to train with renowned teachers and choreographers including, Stephen Pier, Nina Watt, Hilda Morales, Jackie Nowicki, Miki Orihara, Betsy McMillan, Katie Stevinson-Nollet, and many more. She had the opportunity to study abroad for a period in Amsterdam, Netherlands at the Henny Jurriens Foundation during her time at the Hartt School. In June of 2016 Dana was nominated by the American College Dance Association to perform at their national showcase at The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. After moving to New York City in 2016 she began working as a freelance dancer, teacher, and choreographer. She participated in many showcases and projects including Queensboro Dance Festival, solo work for Nancy Meehan company member Frances Rosario-Puelo, guest performer for Vivid Ballet at Alvin Ailey, Shifting Tides performance at The Mark O'Donnell Theater at The Actors Fund Arts Center, and many more. Dana also performed as a company member with One Day Dance for three seasons. Presently, she works as the Assistant Director at Martin School of Dance in Bedford, NH.
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Marlee hails from Syracuse, NY where she received her early training at Tawn Marie's Dance Center in Liverpool. She went on to study at the University at Buffalo, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts in dance and Bachelor of Arts in mathematics, graduating summa cum laude in 2013. While at UB, she trained under the direction of Thomas Ralabate and was a member of Zodiaque Dance Company, performing in works by Gina Pero, Teal Darkenwald, Nailah Bellinger, Leanne Rinelli, Melanie Aceto and Anne Burnidge. As a senior, Marlee's choreography was selected to represent the UB Dance Department at the American College Dance Festival held at UMass Amherst. Since graduating, Marlee has performed professionally in both New York City and Boston with Rich Dance Project, At the Brink Dance Projects, Roza Dance Company and BCDP Global, and continually teaches and choreographs throughout Central New York.
Tony Tucker is a dancer, choreographer, performer, and educator. After discovering a love for dance while attending Boston University’s summer dance program “Reach,” he joined forces with J.S. Fusement and started training more passionately in hip hop, Haitian folklore, and jazz dance. He now performs as a guest in numerous companies in Boston. Tony continues his education by attending classes in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, modern, and pas de deux. He is a dedicated dancer and a talented choreographer. As a teacher, he is adored by students all over Massachusetts and shares his gift of dance and love of the art form in every way he can.
Angela joined BoSoma in 2015 after graduating magna cum laude from Dean College with a Bachelor of Arts in dance. During her time at Dean she trained in a variety of techniques including ballet, pointe, Horton, Graham, jazz, contemporary and tap. Angela studied with professionals such as Jill Silverman, Gregory King, Laura Young, Jeremy Ruth Howes, Robbie Mulrey, and Todd Shanks. She was Vice President of the Dean College Dance Team, performed in numerous shows on campus, and was also selected to perform at the Joyce Theatre, American College Dance Festival, and Boston Contemporary Dance Festival. Outside of her studies as a dance major, Angela further trained at the Alvin Ailey Summer Intensive and the Donald Byrd Workshop at Spectrum Dance Theatre. In 2016 and 2017 Angela performed in Tony William's Urban Nutcracker. Most recently in 2017, Angela stared in the show King Triton’s Concert at Tokyo Disney Resort. She performed as an aerialist in the 15 minute show, which is entirely in Japanese. It is based on The Little Mermaid, and features Ariel as she “swims” over the audience. Angela had an incredible experience becoming an aerialist, learning Japanese, and living in a new country while performing at Tokyo Disney.