We have the pleasure of having some of the most highly talented and professionally trained teachers in the area. Additionally, we are pleased to welcome guest teachers from other studios and traveling performances and incorporate them into our schedule routinely.
Miss Justine Morrill- Miss Justine graduated from the University of the Arts with a BFA in Jazz Dance Performance. She has performed with a few contemporary dance companies in NYC, Philly Fringe Festival, Capezio ACE Awards and numerous outher locations as well as Dr. Oz's Galas. She loves teaching all students and seeing their growth and passion.
Miss Mary No - Mary No is a NJ-based tap dancer, teacher and choreographer. Her first tap teacher was FAPA's own Miss Heather! She was a prior faculty member/choreographer for Gil Stroming's Break the Floor in NYC and was on faculty of Syncopate tap convention for the last 9 years. Mary's choreography has been featured in several tap performances in NYC including Aaron Tolson & Derick Grant's Spook-tap-ular as well as Malana Murphy's annual RIFF Tap Festival in Dallas, TX. Her students have been recognized on a national level in the competition/convention circuit and have been featured in the Off-Broadway show "Tappin' Thru Life" with Maurice Hines and "The Tap Dance Kid" with Savion Glover. Mary loves being a part of the FAPA family and enjoys sharing her love of tap dance with her students.
Miss Nicole Cobb- Miss Nicole has been teaching at FAPA for 19 years. She has a degree in Exercise Science from the University of Delaware. She has choreographed and danced in summer theater programs and danced for an entertainment company for 15 years. Miss Nicole has a family of two boys, so she gets her fill of girls by teaching them. She loves inspiring her students to feel joy and passion everytime they dance.
Miss Tori Jahn - Miss Tori is currently a professional ballet dancer with the Oakland Ballet in Oakland, California and ARC Dance in Seattle, Washington. She grew up in Freehold and attended Freehold Township High School. Miss Tori is currently going to school part time at Brookdale Community College to pursue a degree in accounting.
Miss Grace McCann- born and raised in New Jersey, Miss Grace is currently performing under the artistic direction of ballet legends Douglas Martin, Mary Barton, Kirk Peterson, and Maria Yousekevitch in Lawrenceville. She is passionate about helping dancers expand their artistry beyond their technique and is so grateful to be a part of the FAPA family!
Miss Raychel Valentin- Raychel been dancing and competing from a very young age, she has recently graduated with a BFA in Dance with Distinction in the Arts for Choreography and Performance with a minor in Disability Studies from The Ohio State University. Raychel was also a member of The Ohio State University’s Club Dance Team, and currently works and performs in New York City. Raychel loves teaching and can’t wait to see you in class.