Dance Ensemble

 
 
 

Spring 2019 Class Schedule!

Class sign ups are Friday, February 1st at 5PM SHARP!

Classes will start Sunday, February 3rd!

 

 

Ballet

Vincenza Femia

Level: Advanced

Song: “Young and Beautiful” by Lana del Rey

Time: Tuesday at 6pm

Number of Dancers: 24

Description: This piece encompasses the young and beautiful inside of all of us. Through the piece we will let our inner beauty shine through the art of ballet. Also looking for a few ballerinas to do pointe!  

Email: vincenza.femia1@marist.edu

Contemporary

 

Stephanie Lupo and Carley Lutheran

Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Song: “Impossible” by James Arthur

Time: Sunday at 5pm

Number of Dancers: 26-28

Description: This dance is about getting over a heartbreak that you never thought was possible. It involves a lot of jumps, kicks, and turns as well as using emotion to bring this piece to life.

Email: stephandcarley@gmail.com

 

Andrea Tayar

Level: Intermediate

Song: “ Wake Me Up” by Tommee Profitt (feat. Fleurie)

Time: Tuesday at 9pm

Number of Dancers: 32

Description: This dance is dedicated to the senior class! Dancers from all years are welcome, of course! Be ready for some jumps, turns, and most importantly to have fun!

Email: andreatayar1@gmail.com

 

Maggie Meglaughlin and Lauren Galazzo

Level: Intermediate

Song: “Missing You” by Blake McGrath

Time: Thursday, 8pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: This dance is all about missing someone you love, whether that is someone special or a family member. This piece requires dancers with emotion, technique, and musicality, so you don’t want “miss” being in this dance!

Email:   MaggiemandLaureng@gmail.com

 

Mandi Perham

Level: Intermediate

Song: “I’m Gonna Love you Through it” by Martina McBride

Time: Thursday, 7pm

Number of Dancers: 24

Description: This song is dedicated to my mom who is a two time Breast Cancer survivor The dance is more about emotion than it is about technicality. There will be turns and leaps but the story is the focus of the piece. There will be partner work!

Email: perhama2015@gmail.com

 

Kaila Fitzgerald

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Song: “Come Fly with Me” by Ruelle

Time: Tuesday at 7pm

Number of Dancers: 25

Description: This is an advanced piece that will involve some intricate moves. The music has an eerie tone to it and will involve a lot of emotion. Looking forward to a great semester!

Email: Kailafitzgerald11@gmail.com

 

Allie Germano

Level: Advanced

Song: “An Evening I Will Not Forget” by Dermot Kennedy

Time: Wednesday at 8pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: A very passionate piece about the struggle with mental health. Get ready to have some feelings!

Email: alliegermano14@gmail.com

 

Brooke Moylan

Level: Advanced

Song: “How it Ends” by Devotchka

Time: Monday  at 7pm

Number of Dancers: 28

Description: This is a very powerful piece that involves a lot of emotion and intensity. This dance involves technique and you have to feel the music/every beat of the song. Can’t wait to see my last MCDE dance performed by you beautiful dancers!

Email: brooke_moylan@aol.com

 

 

Hip Hop

 

Joanna Blasi and Gabby Navarro

Level: Beginner

Song: “7/11”, “Flawless”, “Partition”, “Run the World”, by Beyonce

Time: Thursday 5pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: This dance has many sharp movements. Dancers will need energy, confidence and sass. Prior hip-hop experience is preferred.

Email: gabbyandjoanna@gmail.com

 

Jen Gomes and Tess Carcaldi

Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Song: “Yeah!” by Usher, “Get Low” by Lil Jon, “Pon de Replay” by Rihanna, “Buttons” by the Pussycat Dolls, “Jumpin’ Jumpin’” by Destiny’s Child, “This is Why I’m Hot” by Mims

Time: Sunday at 8pm

Description: It’s 2019, but we’re throwin’ it back to the early 2000s! This dance is for anyone who likes to groove and have fun. All levels are welcome! Bring lots of energy and attitude and get ready to move!

Email: jen_gomes@aol.com

 

Danielle Marzano and Alexa Antonelli

Level: Intermediate

Song: “Confessions Pt.2” by Usher, “Look Back at it” by A-boogie, “Clique” by Kanye West

Time: Wednesday at 5pm

Number of Dancers: 30

Description: Fast-paced, energetic, and fun dance. Bring it all!!

Email: alexaantonelli@yahoo.com

 

Claudia Mangione and Gabriella Ciardullo

Level: Intermediate

Song: “7 Rings” by Ariana Grande, “Walk it Like I Talk it” by Migos

Time: Wednesday at 6pm

Number of Dancers: 25

Description: Join us for a fun and sassy hip hop dance! A high energy, sharp hitting piece. Get ready to walk it like you talk it!

Email: claudiaamang@icloud.com

 

Bryanna Benvenuti and Sara Kaseta

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Song: “Gimmie Dat”, “Work”, "1,2 Step" and "Lose Control" by Ciara

Time: Sunday at 7pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: This dance requires a lot of energy, skill and POP. Get ready to one, two step!

Email: bbenvenuti13@gmail.com

 

Micaela Murphy and Megan Knutson

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Song: “ Ni**as in Paris” by Jay-Z and Kanye West, “DNA” by Kendrick Lamar, “Going Bad” by Meek Mill feat. Drake

Time: Wednesday at 9pm

Number of Dancers: 28

Description: This dance has sharp movements, high energy, and lots of pops. Get ready to drop it low and pop that!

Email: micaela.murphy2@marist.edu

 

Carmen Capobianco and Julia Prisco

Level: Advanced

Song: “Sicko Mode” by Travis Scott, “Uproar” by Lil Wayne, “Nice for What” by Drake

Time: Tuesday at 8pm

Number of Dancers: 30

Description: If you love Drake, you will love this dance! The choreography will incorporate hard hitting moves, level changes, and popping. It is a high energy piece and hip hop experience is required!

Email: mcde.moms@gmail.com

  

Jazz

 

Lana Canton

Level: Intermediate

Song: “Keeps Gettin’ Better” by Christina Aguilera

Time: Monday at 6pm

Number of Dancers: 24

Description: This sassy throwback is filled with tons of turns, leaps, and you guessed it….SASS!! Come dance with me if you want your semester to keep gettin’ better!

Email: the808blonde@gmail.com

 

Vanessa Shepherd

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Song: “Instruction” by Demi Lovato, “Shining” by DJ Khaled, “Thank u, Next” by Ariana Grande, “Flawless” by Beyonce, “Diva” by Beyonce

Time: Monday at 5pm

Number of Dancers: 30

Description: This dance requires a good level of musicality, as well as a desire to dance confidently and let loose on stage.

Email: Vanessa.shepherd1@marist.edu

 


Kasey Geremia

Level: Advanced

Song: “I Wanna Dance with Somebody” by Whitney Houston

Time: Monday  at 8pm

Number of Dancers: 28

Description: Get ready for a fun semester dancing to a classic, powerful hit by Whitney. This dance will require strong technique, musicality, ability to turn, and have fun! Can’t wait to dance one last time with you all!!

Email: kmgeremia@gmail.com

 

Laura Whorlow

Level: Advanced

Song: “On My Own”, “Party in the USA” (Remix), “Can’t Be Tamed”, “Nobody’s Perfect” by Miley Cyrus

Time: Wednesday at 7pm

Number of Dancers: 30

Description: This is a high energy, sassy, and FUN dance that will include lots of leaps and turns. Technique required. Get ready to dance with Miley, and of course, some Hannah Montana!!

Email: laura.whorlow1@gmail.com

 

Tap

 

Paisley Haddad

Level: Intermediate

Song: “Crazy in Love” Kid Koala version by Emeli Sande, The Bryan Ferry Orchestra

Time: Tuesday at 5pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: A Great Gatsby inspired tap dance with fast paced moves and fun formations! Tap experience required! Bring your personality and flair.

Email: phaddadmcde@gmail.com

 

Jillian LaBruzzo

Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Song: “All Night Long” by Demi Lovato

Time: Monday, 9pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: This is a very upbeat tap dance with lots of fun energy! Sections of the dance repeat so it will be easier to catch on/learn choreography. Be ready to get sassy and have fun!

Email: jllabruzzo@gmail.com

 

Kelli Nienstadt and Amanda Mancino

Level: Advanced

Song: “Rock and Roll all Nite” by KISS, “Don’t Stop Me Now” by Queen

Time: Thursday 6pm

Number of Dancers: 35

Description: This dance is an upbeat tap dance with lots of smiles and sass! We’ll be using different songs from the 70’s to get the crowd pumped. We’re looking for excited tap dancers who are ready to rock!

Email: kelliandamanda@gmail.com

  

Other

 

Veronica Grech and Joe Colon

Style: Bachata

Level: Beginner/Intermediate

Song: “ Clandestino” by Shakira

Time: Thursday at 9pm

Number of Dancers: 26

Description: This dance will be smooth and sassy like the queen of Latin Spice- Shakira. It will require lots of rhythm and the ability to dance with a partner

Email: joseph.colon1@marist.edu

 

Ashley Harten

Style: Irish Step Dance

Level: Intermediate

Song: “Don’t Leave Me Alone” by David Guetta

Time: Sunday at 6pm

Number of Dancers: 24

Description: A fun traditional Irish dance with a modern twist! Get ready to show up with lots of energy and get ready to jump!

Email: ashley.harten1@marist.edu

 

Melissa Chodziutko

Style: Kickline

Level: Intermediate

Song: “Juicy Wiggle” by Redfoo

Time: Sunday, 9pm

Number of Dancers: 30

Description: Get ready for some hip-hop and high kicks! Throwing it back to prime LMFAO circa 2012 to get the party bumpin’. We’re here for a good time, no kickline experience necessary.

Email: melissachodz@gmail.com

 

 
 

Calendar/Schedule

 

Our Spring 2019 show dates are Saturday , April 13th and Sunday, April 14th!
 
 

Executive Board

Email: DanceEnsemble.club@gmail.com

 
 
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