Meet Our Studio Team

Fred Astaire Dance Studios Professionals & Staff

Our friendly staff and talented Dance Instructors can help you realize your dance goals – and you’ll have lots of fun doing it! Browse this page to meet our team of certified Dance Pros and learn about their qualifications and experience. Then call us, and get started today.

While Denise holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Montclair State University where her primary...

Dana has always had a passion for the arts since she was young including singing,...

Born in the USA, but originally from Colombia, dancing runs through Manuel’s veins! While his...

While Greg is new to our team, he is not new to ballroom and latin...

Ilya and Nadia are one of the top professional Latin couples in the dance world...

Gabriela started dancing and competing in Ballroom at the age of 10 in her native Bulgaria where she won the...

Ballet, tap and jazz were the forms of dance that sparked Christina Penatello’s love for the art. Being surrounded by...

Charles and Jean Penatello are the Directors of the Fred Astaire New Jersey Region. They...