Ballet* Tap* Jazz* Contemporary
Originally from Miami, Florida, Stephanie Capon earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from the University of Florida. Currently, she serves as a full-time faculty member of Saint Andrew's School in Boca Raton. Her dance training spans more than 20 years in styles like ballet, jazz, modern, tap, pointe, ballroom, and more. Previously, Stephanie obtained five grants for academic and interdisciplinary research in dance, and she has traveled to Uganda and Ireland to study world dances. Stephanie has placed at national dance competitions, received various collegiate and competitive dance scholarships, and continues graduate studies in the arts at the University of Florida.
Marina Saladino Co-Director
Creative Movements * Pre-Ballet * Ballet * Lyrical Dance * Jazz
Marina Saladino is a Russian dancer from Latvia now residing in South Florida. She began training extensively as a Rhythmic Gymnast at the age of 6 years old and become a member of the Latvian National Team by 13 years old. She competed for many years in many cities all over the former USSR. Her dancing career started as a Show Ballet Dancer with a Latvian Magician, Evgeniy Palchevsky, at the National Latvian Opera House. From there she started her wonderful adventure around the world as an Adagio Ballet and Show Dancer performing on many cruise lines as Norwegian Cruise Line, Costa Cruse Line, Silver Sea Cruise Line to name few. Her highlights were starring in Jean Ann Ryan’s Cirque Nouveau, Cirque Pacifica and Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Music of the Night. Her whole life Marina knew that teaching is what she has to do. She started to assist the gymnastics classes at the age of 16 years old. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree of Pedagogy in Physical Education and Biology. Her motto is “Reach Your Potential”.
Alyssa Reid is 25 year old former gymnast and coach from Gold Medal Gymnastics center. She's also a former cheerleader of Longwood High School, GMGC, Suffolk Cheer, and Island Xtreme. After cheering for Island Xtreme she had the pleasure of becoming a coach for them as well. She began coaching gymnastics and cheerleading about 10 years ago. She received her own 1st place national champion cheer team at the age of 18. In 2012, she moved to Florida from Long Island, New York to attend Florida Atlantic University. She is currently in her last year of studies in graphic design and marketing. Soon after moving to Florida, she began working at Twins Gymnastics teaching gymnastics as well as cheer, where her team won 1st place all around. After two years, she decided to further her knowledge of gymnastics and move on to another gym. She is currently working at Intensity Gymnastics teaching gymnastics and tumbling. She is looking forward to using the knowledge she has gained and incorporate it into new and exciting routines.
Rome Saladino Co-Director
Ballet * Musical Theater * Tap * Vocal
Rome Saladino was born and raised in Miami, Florida. During his ballet career he performed with the Sacramento Ballet, Icelandic Ballet and American Ballet Theatre. Rome’s multi talent of Performing Arts took him to the different direction in life. He is an actor, a singer and a dancer. He has had the privilege of working with many amazing people; including Stephen Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Ariana Grande, Seth Rogan, Mikhail Baryshnikov and many more. He also starred in many Broadway musicals: Annie, A Chorus Line…, Brigadoon, Camelot, Fiddler on the Roof, West Side Story to name a few. He also was one of the leads in Encore! The American Musical Theatre in Tokyo Disney, Japan. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Theater from FAU.