Victoria recently graduated from the University of Akron with a Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education and Dance Performance. By the age of 18, she had been awarded scholarships to many major dance centers in the United States including: The Edge and Millennium (Los Angeles), Art of Dance and Gus Giordano (Chicago), Joffrey Ballet, Steps, and Broadway Dance Center (New York City). She was also awarded Urban Jamm’s Dancer of the Year, Miss Headliners, and the LA Agency Award, Victoria has had the privilege of training in all styles of dance from prestigious teachers such as Dee Hillier, Tom Smith, Richard Moore, Felice Bagley, Mary Ann Lamb, Shannon Smith, Michelle Barber, and her own sister Lindsay (Fox) Stacy. Victoria was also blessed to study under Dmitry Tuboltsev and Inna Strabrova for eight years and is working on her certification in Vaganova Ballet. Victoria has been teaching and choreographing for that last eight years and loves spreading the joy of dance. She recently worked
with Tina D’Armoto, a professional teacher and choreographer based in California, as her assistant. Victoria continues to take master classes, workshops, and conventions. She continues to expand
artistically through her award winning choreography at both regional and national levels.
Victoria was last seen on stage in Los Angeles for Axis Connect under the Barton sisters.
Miss Tori recently welcomed her first child Delilah in July 2020.
Lindsay (Fox) Stacy began her dance training at four years old, studying all styles of dance in the northeast Ohio area from the late Richard Moore. She began to appear on the community theatre circuit by the age of seven, perfecting her talent as a triple threat scoring lead roles in plays and musicals at venues like the Canton Players Guild and the Weathervane Community Playhouse. Lindsay trained with some of the top teachers in the U.S. including Tom Smith from the Martha Graham Company, and Broadway native, Mary Ann Black, as well as Inna Strabova, Dmitry Tublotzev, and Dee hillier. Lindsay has performed competitively and professionally all over the United States, and has done televised works for Nickelodeon Studios and WKYC Productions. By the age of 17, Lindsay began teaching her own classes all over Ohio, and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations and Dance Performance from the University of Akron. After college, Lindsay was the dance department director at Solon Center for the Arts in Solon, Ohio. Lindsay has choreographed for many competitive dance teams all over the U.S., as well as high school choirs, ensembles, and special musical performance. She has been recognized for her choreographic achievement, as well as her coaching skills in the past, and she continues to excel with her students’ ongoing successes. Lindsay was the dance instructor in the arts department at S.C.O.P.E. Academy, a charter school in Springfield, Ohio. She was also the choreographer for the musical theatre department at Green High School. Lindsay continues to stay on top of her education with frequent trips to New York City to take class at The Broadway Dance Center, a place she has studied often since she was 13 years old. She attends local and national dance conventions with her students, taking all the classes she can to keep up with the ever-changing amazing world of dance. Miss Lindsay currently resides in Canal Fulton with her husband Kevin and her 3 kids Zeke, Marlowe, and Foster!
Emily began dancing at the age of four and started competing at age six; earning acknowledgment through many special awards and scholarships. She has had the privilege to train in all styles of dance under the director of some very influential instructors such as Lindsay (Fox)Stacy, Victoria Fox, Shannon Smith, Sarah LaGuardia, Dmitry Tuboltsev, Inna Strabrova, and Nate Smith. Previously, Emily was a member of the BGSU’s University Dance Alliance; a student run organization that holds charity events and performs locally within the Bowling Green area. Emily recently graduated from Kent State University where she is majored in Early Childhood Education. She loves taking master classes, attending conventions, and teaching to further her dance knowledge and grow artistically. Emily enjoys watching her students’ progress by instilling elements of confidence, encouragement, and the love of dance! During the day she teaches 2nd grade and loved being a part of The Dance Movement family!
Theresa (Bonvissuto) Holland began her training with Joanne Morscher and Ana Lobe at The Royal School of Ballet. She furthered her training in the Mercyhurst University Dance Department under the direction of Tauna Hunter, receiving a Bachelor of Arts in Dance. Her professional career began with Ohio Dance Theatre, continued with Neos Dance Theatre, Cleveland Ballet, and North Pointe Ballet. Theresa has danced principal roles in Paquita (Paquita), The Nutcracker (Sugar Plum Fairy, Dew Drop) and Peter Pan (Wendy). She has been featured in contemporary repertoire, including Robert Wesner’s Searching for the Find, Dracula, Homage, and A 1940’s Nutcracker. She also performed in Joseph Morrissey’s Suite for Strings and Ramon Thielen’s My Cycle of Love. Theresa has performed as a guest artist with The Lake Erie Ballet, City Ballet of Cleveland, Canton Ballet, and Ballet Theatre of Ohio, appearing in roles such as Sugar Plum Fairy, Snow Queen, Columbine Doll, and Lead Flute in The Nutcracker, Marie Taglioni in Pas de Quatre, and Alethea Bodine’s contemporary pas de deux Let it Be Thy Will. Alongside her professional career, Theresa has been teaching and choreographing in the Northeast Ohio area for ten years. She choreographed the ballet sequences in Padua Franciscan High School’s production of The Phantom of the Opera and had the privilege of judging at Ohio Dance Masters. She acted as the Ballet Mistress at Artistry in Motion Dance Center for seven seasons and also served as Ballet Mistress and Rehearsal Assistant for North Pointe Ballet in their 2018-2019 season. Theresa is teaching at Kent State University this fall as an adjunct dance faculty member and is thrilled to be joining The Dance Movement!
Prince has been dancing for seven years – having previously trained under Lacey Performing Arts Center and is now studying at the great TDM. Prince has earned over 23 dance scholarships from professional competitions and conventions all over the Midwest and was most recently awarded Dancer of the Year at HOLLYWOOD VIBE – which is his favorite dance even. Prince is not only proud of his dance achievements in dance, but also of his awesome family – and the way his sister Mercedes pushes him to strive
to be better every day. Prince wants to bring fun, energizing Hip-Hop
to the kids at The Dance Movement.
He is looking forward to giving his students a great outlet to express their feelings and
have fun with their friends in class. Prince will continue his dance career as a student
and teacher at TDM, and plans to always be a part of TDM’s dance family!
Madison has been dancing for 17 years and has studied at studios all over Northeast Ohio including The Ohio Conservatory of Ballet. She has performed in many theatre productions such as The Wizard of Oz and ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas at the Carousel Dinner Theatre. Madison has traveled to many dance conventions all over the U.S. – taking classes from world renowned choreographers from places like Los Angeles and New York City. Madison’s energy and enthusiasm for dance makes her an asset to any program and she is so excited to be a part of the teaching staff at The Dance Movement.
Hannah has been dancing for 11 years and has studied in ballet, lyrical, contemporary, jazz, character, and Irish. Throughout her dancing career she has trained in studios in Virginia, New York, and Ohio. She is now continuing her extrinsic dance education at The Dance Movement. She has been attending and competing in competitions and conventions such as: Showstoppers, Hollywood Vibe, Ticket to Broadway, and Revolution for the past year. Hannah began assisting classes at the age of nine while in New York and has been assisting at TDM for the past two years. Hannah’s parents put her into dance when she was young just for something to do, but it quickly became her passion. After high school, Hannah is attending college to study early childhood education. She is continuing to teach dance and inspire the younger dance generation while at TDM. Hannah will forever be grateful for her TDM family.
Lexi has been dancing for 15 years. She started dance when she was 2 years old at Canton Ballet where she studied strictly ballet for about 10 years. After wanting to explore new styles of dance, she decided to join The Dance Movement. “They had just opened up, and it was a very close drive. Once I first met Lindsay and Tori, I knew that the studio was perfect for me!” Lexi has been with us since Season 1 and has competed at many competitions and conventions such as Showstoppers, Revolution, Rainbow and Ticket to Broadway. Lexi is going to college to become a pediatric nurse. Lexi has always loved working
with kids and helping them grow both in dance and outside of dance