Christi Quenell Juliano
Chris" is Co-Director/Owner of Danc’letics of Rochester.
Danc’letics originated over 34 years ago as Christi’s
School of Dance and began its humble beginnings in the
basement of Miss Chris’ home in the town of Greece.
age of 16, Christi began her dance career as a
professional dancer performing, Teaching, choreographing
and directing for Greece Central and Irondequoit School
Districts, many Rochester Community theatrical
companies, dance studios and the former Cardinal Mooney
High School. She has performed extensively with area
musical theatre companies and attended Eastman School of
Music Prep and Nazareth College where she majored in
vocal and music training while continuing to study
dance. Christi has received commendations for her
volunteer work in Dance Therapy with the elderly and
with students at St. Joseph’s Villa.
is a proud member of the Professional Dance Teachers
Association State Board of Advisors and also serves on
the Advisory Board for a national dance distributor. She
continues to train in dance and yoga to maintain the
ability to offer her students a fresh, healthy and
innovative dance experience.
is Co-Director /Owner of Danc’letics of Rochester and
has been teaching dance since she was 16 years old where
she trained with Dance Masters legend, Lorraine F. Abert
as well as many notable mentors and dance greats
throughout the years. Sue is an award winning baton
twirler and has professionally taught and choreographed
for more than 30 years for various groups including the
Greece Central School District. Sue has professionally
been called upon to act as a casting official and
adjudicator in dance auditions and theatre productions
in the area.
a proud member of the Professional Dance Teachers
Association State Board of Advisors and serves on the
Advisory Board for a national dance distributor. Most
recently, Sue has been recognized and honored by
Rockcastle Florist for being an “Amazing Teacher” in a
county-wide search for outstanding educators.
began her dance studies in 1985 with Danc'letics,
formerly Christi's School of Dance. As a student at
Danc’letics Tara grew with the studio. Tara has loved
and studied dance all of her life. She holds a Bachelors
degree in Dance from SUNY Brockport and an Associates
Degree in Business Administration . She currently works
part time and also continues to follow her heart
teaching at the studio. She lives in Greece with her
husband and daughter. She is grateful for the many years
of being a part of the “Danc’letics Family!
Cindy has been a part of the Danc’letics family for more
than 22 years. She grew up in Rochester and has studied
extensively Ballet, tap, Jazz, acro and Pointe .
Throughout Cindy’s training, she has had the opportunity
to train with many talented and respected dance masters.
Miss Cindy training has also included dancing with
Botsford Ballet and studying Dance at the respected Kent
State Dance Program.
strives for excellence in her classes but enjoys the
“journey” and sharing her love of dance with her
has been a part of Danc’letics of Rochester for more
than 30 years. Danielle began her years at Danc'letics
as a student at age 3 and has been teaching at the
studio for over 12 years. Miss Danielle was a member of
the very first "Danc'letics Disney Cast" in 1995 and
then returned again to perform with the studio in 1997.
Since 2000, Miss Danielle has been an integral part of
the Performance Group and Disney Staff. Miss Danielle is
a graduate of St. John Fisher College and has taught
math for the Rochester City School District since 2003.
Miss Danielle lives in Greece with her husband John and
Christine received her Bachelors in Fine Arts in Dance
from the University of New York at Buffalo where she
performed in concert Modern dance as a member of the
Zodiac Dance Company. She started her professional
career during college performing as an NFL Cheerleader
for the Buffalo Bills. After completing college, her
professional dance experience had her traveling and
performing in such places as the “Sandcastle” in Guam.
She also was a member of the Atlanta Hawks NBA Dance
Team, Upstate NY Summer Stock Musical Theatre and
performing alongside such starts as Michael Crawford and
David Cassidy in “EFX” while living in Las Vegas.
Christine traveled and performed for several years with
Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines as both a Dancer and Dance
Captain. Christine has been recognized nationally for
her innovative choreograph and looks forward to sharing
her experiences and knowledge with her students.
Miss Rylyn was
fortunate enough to discover her passion for the arts
and dance at a very young age. Growing up as a
Danc’letics dancer she was exposed to many different
performance opportunities that fed the mind, body and
spirit of a young artist.
her dance education Rylyn has been a part of The North
Carolina Dance Theatre, and Moscow Ballet Company. She
is also a veteran to both Danc’letic’s Performance Group
(4 years) and Disney Cast (3 years).
completing her degree at Syracuse University, Rylyn took
her BFA in Musical Theatre and began her professional
career in New York City. Through the representation of
MSA agency she has become a proud member of Actors
touring for two years with two different Broadway
National Tours Rylyn is beyond thrilled to get back to
her roots and share the knowledge she has gained through
her professional experiences with the students of
Danc’letics. While teaching the importance of technique
and strength training, Rylyn infuses the importance of
story telling through the art of dance and the
understanding of movement with intention.
Shannon began her dancing training in 1989 as a student
at Danc’letics. The experiences she had while being a
two-time Disney performer, and as a classroom assistant
made her decision to pursue to a teaching career an easy
one. Miss Shannon has been a part of the Danc’letics
teaching staff since 2004. She holds a degree in
Elementary Education and Special Education from SUNY
Brockport, and a Masters Degree in Literacy Education.
In addition to her teaching studies, Miss Shannon has
completed coursework at SUNY Buffalo State College and
SUNY Brockport in dance. Miss Shannon continues her love
of learning and development as a dancer by attending
workshops and classes in New York City. Miss Shannon
loves to instill the love of learning in her students,
and truly enjoys seeing the growth in each and every one
of her students.
Maggie has been part of the Danc’letics Family since
1994 and became a teacher at the studio in 2009. Miss
Maggie is a recent graduate of The College at Brockport
with her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance. While studying
at The College at Brockport she was chosen to present
solo choreography at the National Conference on
Undergraduate Research in Utah. She has also presented
her choreography in New York City and performed
choreography in Chicago, IL and North Carolina. Upon her
graduation from The College at Brockport she was awarded
Dance Departmental Scholar. As a dancer at Danc’letics,
Miss Maggie was able to travel and perform in Walt
Disney World twice with the Disney Cast as well as New
York City. She has extensive experience in modern,
ballet, jazz, tap and pointe and as a recent college
graduate hopes to inspire the desire in young dancers to
pursue their passions for dance.
has studied dance at Danc’letics for 16 years. She has
had the honor of performing in the esteemed Danc’letics
Disney Cast in 2009 and in 2011. Jenna is thrilled to be
a member of the teaching staff at Danc’letics and has
studied Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Pointe, Modern and Hip Hop.
Tarrah joined the Danc’letics family more than 19 years
ago. Through her years of study she has trained in
Ballet, tap, jazz, pointe, hip/hop and modern dance.
Miss Tarrah has also been a proud tow-time member of the
Danc’letics Performance Group and Disney Cast. Tarrah is
a graduate from The College at Brockport SUNY and holds
both a BS in Therapeutic Recreation as well as a BS in
Throughout her years of study at the College at
Brockport, Tarrah continued to expand her dance
knowledge in the studies of Ballet, modern, African and
Movement and Self Awareness classes at the colleges
esteemed Dance Department. Tarrah truly enjoys sharing
her knowledge and experiences with others, and finds it
extremely rewarding to be able to help her student's
learn and grow as dancers.
recently re-joined the Danc’letics family as a teacher
in January 2011. She graduated from Danc’letics in 2001
after dancing there for more than 10 years. During this
time, she served as a co-teacher and assistant teacher
and was a Disney Cast member in 1997 and 1999. After
graduating from high school, she went on to earn her
Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Hobart and
William Smith Colleges, where she also spent four years
taking dance courses and performing in various on-campus
dance troupes. In addition, she earned her Master of
Arts in Teaching from Duke University and later became a
Science Teacher in Charlotte, North Carolina where she
spent the next two years. Deciding to return to her
hometown of Rochester, she then became the Assistant
Director of Admissions at Hobart and William Smith
Colleges and now serves as the Assistant Director of
Health Professions, Public Health and Life Sciences
Research in the Career and Internship Center at the
University of Rochester. She is thrilled to have come
“home” to her Danc’letics family where she can again
continue her love of dance and share this passion with
Miss Connie is
the Administrative Assistant at Danc’letics of
Rochester. Connie has been a part of the Danc'letics
family for over 22 years. Connie also works full time
for the Rochester City School District and lives in
Greece with her husband Ron. They have three children,
and four beautiful grandchildren. Connie truly loves being
a part of the "Danc'letics Family and looks forward to
meeting new people as they begin their dance education
at the studio.