Angella Foster (Director, Studio Dance Instruction) is a dancer, choreographer and teacher who resides in Greenbelt, Maryland.
She has a B.A. in Dance Performance / Choreography from Hope College and a Master's of Fine Arts in Choreography from the University of Maryland in College Park. Angella has also trained at the Merce Cunningham Dance Studio (New York City) and performed with Ad Deum Dance Company (Houston, Texas).
She enjoys teaching dancers of all ages and abilities and has served on the faculty of:
- Duke University
- Infinity Ballet Conservatory
- Kentucky Repertory Dance Theater
- North Carolina Dance Institute
- Towson University
- University of Maryland-College Park
Angella is also the founding artistic director of Alight Dance Theater, a professional dance performance group based in Greenbelt. Her choreography has been performed throughout the D.C. metro area at venues such as:
- Atlas Theater
- Clarice Smith Center
- Dance Place
- Greenbelt Arts Center
- The Greenbelt Museum
- The Kennedy Center Millennium Stage
- The Source Festival
To contact Angella, email her.
Chelsea Calhoun (ultimate groove instructor) has a love for dance, and she believes dancing is a great way to bring people together, have fun, and stay fit and healthy in the process.
Education & Experience
A native of Wheaton, Chelsea started dancing at the age of three. She is a spirited individual, and dedicated to her clients. Her goal is to teach dance fitness routines that can enrich your health, enhance your body, and uplift your spirits. She is passionate about the health benefits and pleasure dancing can bring to all.
Chelsea is an Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)-certified group exercise instructor, and holds an adult-level CPR certification. She is also the owner of Groove Dance Fitness, LLC. Contact Chelsea at 240-297-9423.
Catherine Fischer began her dance training at the Mount Dora School of Ballet in Mount Dora, FL under the instruction of Kathryn Wheeler. She continued pursuing her passion for dance at DeSales University.
Education & Experience
She graduated with a B.A. in both Dance and Marriage & Family Studies from DeSales University.
She has performed at:
- Alwin Nikolais' Tensile Involvement under the direction of Alberto del Saz in both New York City and Center Valley, PA
- American College Dance Festivals in NY and PA
- VAST Freedom Benefit Concert in the Lehigh Valley, Christopher Morgan's work, Jagged Edge, at DeSales University
- Philly Fringe Festival with New Street Dance Group
Currently, Catherine is teaching ballet/modern dance at Making Moves Dance Collective and is a certified Xtend Barre Instructor at Xtend Barre DC, Fuel Pilates and Xtend Barre Old Town.