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Headliner’s 2017 Regionals Results

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on February 11, 2017

Competition Results The Dance Connection Competition Team is currently competition at Headliner’s Competition in Westchester, NY.       [google-drive-embed url=”” title=”Headliners Regionals 2017″ icon=”” width=”100%” height=”650″ style=”embed”]

DC Spirit Week 2017 Winners

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on February 1, 2017

Congratulations to our Spirit Week Winners! Miss Victoria’s Friday 4:30  Combo 1 Class! Congratulations to our Spirit Week Trivia Winners as well! Jodi Ross-Monz elimay1216 on Instagram Corinne Spano Kirsten Zeman Our Instagram Scavanger Hunt Winner was: elimay1216!!!

Giving Tree – Thank You For All Your Support!

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on January 22, 2017

The Giving Tree “We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” ~Mother Teresa Thank you to all who supported the giving tree this year!  Your generosity has really helped several families in our community who are less fortunate than us, may it be because of unemployment, illness, family death, etc.  We will never […]

Happy Holidays!

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on December 24, 2016

Happy Holidays from all your friends at Dance Connection!  

Competition Team Performs at National Believe Day!

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on December 9, 2016

Come see our performance today for… National Believe Day! December 9, 2016 Dance Connection Performance: 4:30PM The Westfield South Shore Macy’s in Bay Shore Macy’s is celebrating National Believe Day and the Believe campaign benefitting the Make-A-Wish® Foundation.  Participants in this campaign are encouraged to write letters to Santa and drop them in their local Macy’s letterbox.  For each letter collected, Macy’s will […]

National Honor Society for Dance Arts

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on November 17, 2016

November 17, 2016 Dear Middle School and High School Dancers and Parents: As you may know, in a continuous effort to honor the hard work and dedication of our students, we formed our own studio chapter of the National Honor Society for Dance Arts at Dance Connection in December 2014 for high school students (grades […]

Nite of Halloween Fun was a Spooky Success!

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on October 29, 2016

Dance Connection’s Nite of Halloween Fun was a Spooky Success! All of the boys and girls had a blast dressing in costume, enjoying snacks, playing games and relays, and learning a fun halloween dance! The event was coordinated by Dance Connection’s Studio Manager, Melinda Civitella.  Check out our upcoming event, Black Friday Blast, and stay […]

Black Friday Blast

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on October 23, 2016

Moms and Dads, Check out our Black Friday Blast event for kids ages 3-12! Your child will make crafts, watch a movie, play games and relays, dance, and enjoy many fun activities while you can go shopping or relax after the Thanksgiving holiday! The event is open to everyone, so siblings and friends are more […]

Recital Song & Costume Meeting!

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on October 9, 2016

Yesterday our teachers spent all day choosing the music and possible costumes for this year’s recital! Snacks were required! 😀

Win a Free Month of Dance Tuition!

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on October 6, 2016

Be Featured on Dance Connection’s Website and Enter to Win a FREE MONTH of Tuition!   Share with us what you love about Dance Connection, why you chose Dance Connection, why you continue to dance at Dance Connection, a short story about a special experience at Dance Connection, or how Dance Connection has affected you. […]

Spooky Nite of Halloween Fun

By Joe Naftal in Uncategorized on October 4, 2016

Join us for Dance Connection’s Spooky Nite of Halloween Fun!

October Tuition Due

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on October 1, 2016

Just a Reminder… October Tuition Due Please pay by October 10, 2016 to avoid being charged an additional $5.00 fee. **If you have already paid, please disregard this message, this is an automated message sent to all accounts regardless of balance** If you have any questions regarding your account please feel free to email

Less Is More

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on September 23, 2016

Less is More by Michelle Jones Wurtz After years of studying and teaching dance at various schools and institutions, The Tortoise and the Hare, one of Aesop’s famous fables has taken on a deeper meaning in my life.  Many American dance students are being pushed to execute fouette turns, tour-jetes, and multiple pirouettes in order […]

Teacher Training Program

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on September 19, 2016

Did you know? Dance Connection offers a comprehensive Teacher Training Program! The Teacher Training Program ensures that future students continue to be taught with the same care as when the studio’s doors first opened! I truly enjoy working with the energy and passion of these young people within our program. It is a mutually rewarding […]

Welcome to our new Faculty & Staff

By Joe Naftal in Latest News on September 17, 2016

We are very excited to welcome five new dance professionals to our faculty & staff team!       BROOKE-ASHLEY BELLAFIORE Office StaffBrooke-Ashley joined the Dance Connection family in 1999. Her dance training consists of Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Pointe, Hip Hop, Lyrical and Contemporary. She was a part of Dance Connection’s Competition Team for 8 […]