FERNANDO - OWNER / Instructor
Fernando has performed and toured Nationally & Internationally. Some of his performance credits include and not limited to Michael Jacksons Neverland Ranch, MTV, The Arsenio Hall Show, Radio City Music Hall, ShowTime At The Apollo, Mohegan Sun Arena, Foxwoods BB King Lounge, Entertainment Tonight, Inside Edition, Tokyo Japan’s “NTV” & other live television performances and music videos. Other credits include choreographer for the NY Knicks Dance Team, Smilow “Closer To Free” and Keno lottery commercial. Along with being a choreographer for movies and working with artists such as Ed Asner & Donald Faizon, he has performed and worked for artists from MCA, Warner Brothers, Capital & Impact Records. Voice-over credits include MTV, Mohegan Sun and various Radio Stations. Along with being a guest teacher for other dance studios, he also continues to do Motivational Team Building for corporate events
Moskow - Owner/ Instructor
Moskow started her training at a young age in all styled of dance and gymnastics. Her first love of dance was ballet. She trained at Dance Inc. and then further continued her dance education at Broadway Dance Center, Steps, & Peridance, NY. Dance credits include and not limited to performing at Michael Jackson Neverland Ranch, Foxwoods Resort and Casino “BB King Lounge”, Mohegan Sun Arena “Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute Tour” , “Gilberto Santa Rosa” and “Leila”, MTV Dancer, Las Vegas “Floyd Mayweather”, Jellybean Productions “Hip Hop Shop” Instructional Dance Video. Dance instructor for Miss Porters & many local dance studios. Moskow is also certified in Barre and is a CCSU Adjunct Professor in Dance. Commercial/ TV Credits include Smilow “Closer to Free”, Keno Lottery, Bud Light, Five Senses of Fear. Modeling work includes Coach Handbags and Clothing, Frye Clothing and Footwear & Mattel.
Jenn - Tap / Musical Theatre/ Children's Program
Jenn has been with UR for over 20 years dancing and teaching our young ones! She has travelled with UR teachers to further train and take accredited dance courses for children. Dance credits include and not limited to performing at Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch, Foxwoods “BB King Lounge”, Mohegan Sun Area for “Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience” & Vocal Artist “Leila”,& “Giberto Santa Rosa” . Backup dancer for Artist “Lamone”, and Rhythm Ballroom Troupe. Commercial credits include dancer for Smilow’s “Closer to Free” Commercial. Theatre Choreography Credits include and not limited to The Lion King Jr., The Wiz ,White Christmas, Annie , All Shook Up, 42nd Street, Matilda the Musical (Asst. Choreographer).
Lyzbeth - Latin Fusion & Hip Hop
Lyzbeth has been a performer since she can remember. At a young age of 13 she was part of a merengue group in PR called Las Bombones, and with them she traveled the island performing at festivals and TV Shows for years. She performed on well-known TV Shows in Puerto Rico like Vale Mas and El Show de Lubriel, as well as in many festivals thru-out the island and went on to win Best Song at the Festival Iberamericano de La Voz y la Cancion of Puerto Rico. Lyzbeth appeared on a segment on Don Francisco’s Sabado Gigante (show on Univision). She shares her love of Latin dance with UR in her fun an upbeat classes!
Marsha - Afro Caribbean
Marsha has been dancing with UR for over 10 years. She has also made many trips with the UR teachers to New Orleans and Orlando to further her dance education with young children along with furthering her skills in dance. Marsha is a school teacher in Meriden where she resides with her husband and two kids. Look out for her new class this summer!
Devon - HIp Hop
Devon has been dancing since she was 3. Besides having a gymnast background she studies Hip Hop, Ballet, Contemporary and Latin Dance. She attended Joffrey Summer of Hip Hop NYC and then received a full scholarship to return the following year. She was a backup dancer or Daytona Rose “Joyride” and appeared as a dancer for Smilow “Closer to Free” commercial and Roger Waters “Pink Floyd” concert and recently a Latin Dancer for “United For Puerto Rico”. She continues to study dance at UR and take many master classes from various instructors to further her education in dance. Her classes have proven to be fun and challenging to all ages!
Emily - Ballet & Contemporary
Emily has a BFA in Dance from the University of the Arts. She has studied ballet at the Mid-Atlantic Ballet, Ballet of San Diego, Hartford Ballet, Ballet Theatre of Maryland, Ballet Austin, The Rock School of Dance, The Atlanta Ballet and the Princeton Ballet School. She is a Company Artis at the New England Ballet Collective, and Ballet Hartford. Emily was also an Apprentice at Fort Wayne Ballet and a Trainee at The Ballet Theatre of Maryland.
Avery - Hip Hop
Avery started dance at a young age studying Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz and Hip Hop. She had a dance appearance on Smilow’s “Closer to Free’ commercial, Chrysler’s National Campaign Commercial and was a dancer in Roger Waters “Pink Floyd ” concert. Recently she performed at NYE Gala in celebration on The “Roaring 20’s” She continues her dance education with ongoing classes at UR alongside taking different master classes.
Emma - Hip Hop
Emma started dancing with UR at a young dancer studying Ballet, Hip Hop and Contemporary. She appeared as a dancer for Roger Waters “Pink Floy” Concert and recently performed a “Roaring 20’s ” number for a NYE Gala.
Megan - Contemporary