About Us

    Chelsea Bruce                      

  Owner/Competitive Choreographer/Director

Dance 4 Life Academy was founded by Chelsea M. Bruce(on the left in picture), and is located in Port Saint Lucie, Florida. Chelsea started dancing when she was six years old and has been dancing ever since. She started choreographing dances when she was seventeen at Simply Dance Academy, where she studied dance her whole life. Chelsea has completed her A.A in Theater/Dance ,as well as, her B.A in Business Management at Indian River State College. Chelsea currently works as a substitute when she is not in the studio. She has also studied dance at University of Central Florida in their dance for Disney program. Chelsea has performed and won numerous competitions both, as a competitor, as well as, a choreographer. She enjoys what she does 100% and couldn't dream of doing anything more. Her favorite styles of dance would be Lyrical and Contemporary. Her motto behind her success is that, she believes she can turn anyone into the best dancer they can be at D4L.


Mr. Rick was a gymnast all his life. He has competed and won numerous amount of awards. He now works along side his daughter owner Mrs. Chelsea as the acro coach as well as prop manager. He is certified in the acro in multiple levels through Acrobatic Arts.  He has owned his own business for quite sometime but stopped so he could help alongside his daughter.

He is certified in fitness and offers adult fitness class as well as senior citizen chair fitness.

He is very happy to be able to bring the joy of conditioning to his students. 

MaryAnne is a dance instructor, trained and certified through Dance Educators of America, where she served as a Board Member for many years and is currently a Life Member.

She is also certified through City Center of New York which qualifies her to teach Adaptive Dance for The New York City Department of Education.

She owned and operated The Asdal School of Dance, a National Competition award winning dance studio with multiple locations in New York City. 

MaryAnne continued her studies in Tap dance at The Broadway Dance Center And Step Studios as well as Ballet with Robert Christopher and David Howard.

She is also an accomplished choreographer and performer, offering her talents as both in The American Repertory Theatre  productions of Follies, Ballads Broadway & Burlesque, Nine and Jesus Christ Superstar.

Ms. Asdal has also achieved great success over the years working with children and young adults with Autism and other learning disabilities.

Tap Instructor

Hip-Hop/Jazz/Musical Theatre

Lyndsey is excited to join Dance 4 Life Academy and has many years of experience in acting, dancing and singing. Lyndsey has contributed and choreographed dance numbers for Florida State University, Maltz Jupiter Theatre Summer Camp, All That Dance and 5678 Dance. She has her certification in personal fitness and teaches aerobics classes for Silver Sneakers. She developed an interest in the performing arts after realizing she could make a difference through entertainment. Lyndsey holds a Theatre Degree from Florida State University and has been teaching dance in South Florida for over six years.

Lyrical & Leaps & Turns 

Hip-Hop Instructor

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Contact: Chelsea Bruce

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Visit us at: 600 Sw Darwin Blvd, port saint lucie, Florida 34953

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