Youth Dance Classes Spring 2019
Classes begin January 16, 2019 through May 8, 2019
Youth Hip Hop- Wednesdays 5pm-6pm
Beginner/Intermediate Hip Hop class is for 1st through 5th grade. This class is designed to improve
fitness and gain knowledge of hip hop styles, body movement and terminology. Students in class will gain
strength and stamina to perform the latest styles of street dancing, breaking, popping, and locking.
Shoes required for class:
Hip Hop Sneakers OR
Black Jazz Shoes
Cost: $240 for the 16 week session
No class on Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Prep Members receive 10% off each registration
Stephanie Biernat is a graduate of The University of Tampa. Her passion for dancing began when she was 4 years old and began attending classes at dance studios in New Jersey, including Ballet Technique, Central Jersey Dance Project ran by Dana Friscione, Dance Attitude, and All That Jazz ran by Debby Delpopolo. During this time, Stephanie dance competitively for nine years at Starbound and Showstoppers, where she earned various awards for both solo and team performances. Stephanie is trained in ballet, jazz, contemporary, hip-hop, tap, musical theater, and African. She has danced professionally at Six Flags Great Adventure in several shows, including The Whippersnappers, Gleek Karaoke, Looney Tunes Dance Off, We Got The Beat, Turn it Up, The Wiggles, and The Glow in the Park Parade. Stephanie has danced on the University of Tampa’s Dance Team, the Spartan Scarlets, and was a Captain and the Health and Fitness Director during her senior year. In addition, Stephanie has choreographed and danced for the University of Tampa’s Dance Happening, Night of Experimental Dance and Dance Concerts. Stephanie has coached at the NFL Alumni Wayne Gandy Foundation football and cheerleading camp, organized and performed for the Dignitary Card release party at the Hard Rock Casino, performed for the Tampa Bay Storm Hip Hop team, performed for ArtPool in St. Pete, took 2nd place in the Choreography Pros competition, and 1st place at Dancing Under the Stars competition. She also co-owns a FlashMOB business in the Tampa Bay area, Bay Area Mobbers and dance crew, Liquid Beat. They have FlashMOBBED the Riverwalk’s unveiling of the “Before I Die Wall,” the grand opening of CAMP, and the Hyde Park Sunday Market, to name a few. She has been an ensemble dancer in the production Joseph and the Amazing Technicolored Dreamcoat with the Spanish Lyric Theater. Most recently, Stephanie has performed multiple roles in Universal’s Holiday Parade Featuring Macy’s including Rubbery Ducky, Toy Block and a Madagascar Lemur! She currently teaches youth dance classes at South Tampa Center for the Arts, Adult HipHop at The University of Tampa, and Adult Commercial Jazz Choreography at The Hip Room. She has taught various levels of dance to ages ranging from 3 years to adult and tailors each class to the individuals participating.