Hip Hop & Jazz Instructor
Alyssa has been a student at Gotta dance for the past 10 years. Along with her dance education with Karrie Stang Mason and the Gotta Dance staff she has worked with several well-known instructors and choreographers attending master classes and conventions throughout the New England area. Alyssa has experience in acrobatics, ballet, contemporary, hip hop, jazz, lyrical, and pointe. She is a longtime member of the Gotta Dance performance and competition teams and has achieved many awards over the years for her hard work and dedication. Alyssa has participated in many local performances over the years sharing her talent and love for dance with the community at places such as nursing homes, senior centers, fairs and more. She has also been assisting classes and working with young children for the past four years. This past year Alyssa has taught lessons at the Lowell YMCA and was substitute teaching and choreographing at Gotta Dance. She has also been participating in a teacher training program at Gotta Dance for the past two years. Alyssa loves dancing and working with children who share the same passion and is very excited to become part of the Gotta dance staff for the 2019/2020 season.
"Dance is very important to my life as it allows to me put my emotions into movement. If I’m ever in a bad mood, dancing takes my mind right off it and brings me happiness. I am so lucky to have dance in my life as it has also brought me life long friends."