Mrs P’s Performing Arts Competition Team (PACT) Dancers consist of three different age groups & six different levels. Their ages vary between 6 through 23. Although still students, the company consists of exceptionally talented and well trained award winning performers. They have performed at the Boca Hotel, The Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach, The Fontainebleau Hotel, Doral Country Club, Bonaventure Hotel, Sonesta Beach Hotel, Poinciana Club, Diplomat Hotel, Williams Island, Boca Down Town Festival, Coral Springs “Our Town” & Street festivals. They have also performed on the cruise ship Discovery I with the “Tokens” and the “Crests” as part of the Ft. Lauderdale Spring Break Reunion with Frankie Avalon & Connie Stevens.
The PACT has competed in many national competitions and consistently wins cash awards and trophies. Some company members have toured with Dance Caravan, performing in more than 24 professional shows and traveling to more than 14 states. Students have toured with the Broadway musical “Cats”, performed in “Tap Dogs”, “Cirque du Dreams”, Rio Hotel in Las Vegas, and traveled to Japan at Tokyo Disneyland as part of the Disney Dance Troupe.
Former student Abbey O’Brien performed in the Broadway smash hit “SPAMALOT”!
Kameron Bink was one of the top ten dancers on “So You Think You Can Dance!”.
Sami Klitzman played Baby June in the Broadway Production of “Gypsy”, in “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas” in N.Y.C. & Now co-starring in the TV Drama “Blue Bloods” using her stage name Sami Gayle.
Introducing Mrs. P’s Elites Company & Musical Theatre Company teams, both taught by theater veteran and Broadway performer, Sondra M. Bonitto.
Ms. Bonitto has 20 plus years as a lead singer, nominated actress, and featured dancer in New York City. Her career has taken her from The Broadway Stage, to television, and film.
She holds a B.F.A. degree in Musical Theater from The Boston Conservatory of Music, as well as 13 years of all dance genres at the Legendary Frank Hatchett Center for the Performing Arts.
Some of her credits include:
- Ragtime (original cast/Broadway)
- Dreamgirls (Effie u/s, dance captain, Papermill Playhouse, NJ)
- House of Flowers (featured singer, City Center, NY)
- Blackbirds of Broadway (world premiere, female lead, NY)
- Malcolm X (featured dancer/film directed by Spike Lee, NY)
- St. Louis Woman (title role, Barrymore nomination for Lead Actress in a Musical, Philadelphia)
- Hoagy Harold, Harry (lead vocalist in concert – Carnegie Hall, NY)
- Mode Magazine feature ‘ “Women on the Verge” (New York’s up and coming actresses) 2001
Introducing Mrs. P’s Starz Company, taught by Ashley Bachner.
During Ashley Bachner’s professional career, she performed both on Broadway in the Tony Award winner for Best Musical, “Fosse”, as well as the National Tour. She has worked with dance luminaries Gwen Verdon, Anne Reinking, Chris Chadman, Chet Walker, Frank Hatchett, Bob Audy, Henry LeTang, and ballet legend Madame Davarsh. She has also performed as a Rockette at both Radio City Music Hall and the Flamingo Hilton in Las Vegas.
Other credits include “Tommy”, “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers”, “Jazz on Jazz”, and “Singing in the Rain”. Her television credits include “The Tonight Show”, “Law and Order”, “The Chappell Show”, the PBS Great Performances taping of “Fosse”, and “Good Day LA”. She can also be seen in the motion pictures “Across the Universe” and Tim Burton’s “Mars Attacks”.
Introducing Mrs. P’s Tap Company, taught by Tracy Bailey. We are pleased to announce a new performance group devoted to those students who wish to showcase their passion for tap dance! This group is geared towards the intermediate/advanced tap student who wishes to perform at local events and competitions. Students will be exposed to a variety of new techniques and tricks as well as kept up to speed with traditional Broadway style. They will be taught in a traditional class setting including a warm up, drills, progressions, percussive exercises, combinations and ultimately, a performance piece to be competed and showcased at local events including Our Town. If your child has experience in tap and is interested in joining this group, please see the desk to set up a private audition.
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