"Being new to this world, we do not know much about competitions. What I do know is how much Ryenne has grown this past year with Dance Connection. Thank you for doing what you do for the students and families of Dance Connection. Thank you for caring more about teaching our students than winning awards. Most importantly, thank you for staying true to yourself and the Dance Connection philosophy, even though you may receive criticism from some. Knowing that these things are a priority makes it that much easier to entrust my daughter to you and the staff."
"Cooperation in all areas of the Dance Connection family is what keeps us coming back and proud to be associated with such a wonderful organization. Thank you all."
"Wonderful staff with a huge amount of talent. They have the whole child in mind!!! It is not just about technique!!!"
Melissa Schott has had tap shoes on her feet since she was four years old and approaches her craft from a musical background.
She is no stranger to the stage, most recently performing Randy Skinner’s Broadway Revival Choreography in North Shore Music Theatre’s 42nd Street (Peggy Sawyer u/s, Ensemble) under Director/Choreographer Kelli Barclay. She has been an invited guest artist at Carnegie Hall’s Medal of Excellence Gala, as well as at Miami’s Adrienne Arsht Center for [...]