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.
Sarah grew up dancing and competing at Dance Space in Vero Beach, Florida. After graduating high school, she moved across the country to Los Angeles, California where she attended The American Musical and Dramatic Academy and earned her degree in dance. Sarah stayed in Los Angeles for four years where she continued her dance work with contemporary companies Hart Pulse & SIZA while also dancing for MKM Bollystars and a number of other projects. Since recently moving back to Florida, Sarah has begun traveling & tabulating for Revolution Talent Competition while still further pursuing her career in dance along with continuing her passions for teaching and choreographing.
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
Alyssa Anderson has been dancing since the age of 4. She is currently still competing and dancing full time in both school and at the studio as well as teaching. Alyssa runs the ballet/acro program for our Rising Stars ages 4 to 5 and Lyrical ages 8 to 10. She is a Platinum award winning dancer who has been accepted to multiple dance programs. We are excited and thrilled to have such a compassionate and dedicated teacher/student a part of our Company
Sydney Kelley has been dancing since she was little. Dance, Theatre and Singing have always been a passion of hers and she has excelled tremendously as a triple threat! Sydney is a Platinum winning dancer and teacher for her hip-hop program. She teaches ages 4 to 6 the fundamentals for Hip-Hop. We are excited to have such a friendly and fun teacher/dancer at our studio.
Contact Us Today
Contact: Chelsea Bruce
Call us: 1-772-224-6645
Visit us at: 600 Sw Darwin Blvd, port saint lucie, Florida 34953