About Us

 

Our highly trained and college-awarded instructors have a wealth of experience in teaching and performing in various styles and disciplines across the globe. We believe that the skills learned at Roc  Dance are valuable in all walks of life.  We pride ourselves in helping to develop confident, polished and professional individuals, with students that have continued their education in the arts at top ranking colleges across the country.

Our studio is conveniently located on Ridge Road in Webster, New York just off route 104 and I-590. We offer our dancers a 700 sq. ft., air conditioned dance studio, equipped with sprung Marley flooring,  floor length mirrors with both wall mounted and free standing ballet barres.  

Our reception area offers a comfortable area to wait for your dancer, or meet with one of our instructors in the office. There is a separate private changing area for students to safely store their belongings, prepare for class or to complete homework in between classes.

If you’re looking for more than just a ‘dance class’  head over to our contact page and enroll now!

 


 

Meet the Team

 
 
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Ms. Charlotte

Hometown:

York, England

Education:

Charlotte began her training at the 'Buckley school of dance' at the age of 3, and progressed through her BBO (British Ballet Organization) and RAD (Royal Academy of Dance) examinations in Ballet, Tap and Jazz to an advanced level. She continued her education at York College studying Musical Theater before successfully auditioning and attending Bird College of Dance and Theater Performance in London, England. She graduated with BA Honors Degree in Dance and Theater Performance in 2012.

Experience:

Charlotte has performed in a variety of musicals and productions ranging in style in London and around the UK: ‘Curtains’, ‘The Producers’, Allstar Performance Company, & ‘Chicago’ staring as Roxie Hart & as member of the ensemble. Charlotte has enjoyed choreographing large production numbers, Musical Theater numbers for Mercy High School, and her choreography has been highly awarded at dance competitions across the USA.

What she loves most about teaching:

Watching her students grow in confidence and ability and watching lifetime friendships form in the classroom. 


Ms. Krista

Hometown:

 Rochester, NY

 Education

 Krista began her training at Little Red Dance Studio here in Rochester, NY. Later she graduated Cum Laude from SUNY Purchase College with her Bachelors in the Fine Arts in Dance in 2012. She has also studied with River North Dance Chicago and The Conservatorio Superior de Danza de Madrid in Madrid, Spain. 

 Experience:

Krista has had the opportunity to have been cast in works by Lar Lubovitch, Merce Cunningham, Nelly von Bommel, Jason Parsons, and Michael Brown. Other performance credits include The 25th Anniversary of American Classical Orchestra, and the International Choreography Competition in Burgos, Spain. For three years Krista worked at sea with Princess Cruise Lines where she performed in shows by Liz Imperio, Danny Teeson, Gene Castle, and Karen Bruce. Most recently, Krista was an apprentice with LehrerDance where she performed "A Ritual Dynamic" at The Fourth of July Celebration at Canalside, and appeared as a guest artist with New York State Ballet's production of Peter Pan where she danced the role of Tiger Lily. Her choreography has been selected to be shown at demonstrations in and around Manhattan, and has been recognized and awarded by national competitions. 

 What she loves most about teaching:

 Helping her students to reach their full potential, and getting to see the joy it brings them when they succeed. 

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Our Photos

The wonderfully talented, pocket-sized Lauren Rock has worked with our team and dancers to capture the photographs* that you see on our website.

Please take a moment to check out her website for your next life event that needs capturing forever!

*We do not permit the use, duplication, or transmission of any images on our webpage for any reason whatsoever.

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