September 22, 2019


Meet our Dance Instructors

Riverdale Dance! prides itself on having the most inspired and talented faculty around.  Our teachers are all accomplished professionals and teaching artists committed to excellence and offering a warm and structured environment where our dancers can spread their wings and express themselves through the joy of dance.  Our teachers have danced with the Washington Ballet, Metropolitan Opera Ballet, and Ballet Austin, on Broadway in “Chicago”, “The Producers” and “The Boy from Oz”, with New York City tap companies Sophisticated Sounds and Les Femmes, and with NYC modern companies such as Gehrig Dance theater.  Our teachers currently teach and have taught at Steps Dance Center, Broadway Dance Center and the Joffrey Ballet School in NYC, as well as at various public schools throughout NYC, Interlochen Arts Academy and universities including Boston University, Western Carolina University, Florida State College, Long Island University and the University of Iowa.


Pamela VlachDirector

Natalia YepesAssistant Director



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