About the Director

Philosophy

Sheila Rosanio School of Dance & Gymnastics encourages children and adults to participate in classes that will enhance their health and fitness through programs that develop self esteem, confidence and respect for themselves and others.

 

The combination of Dance & Gymnastics hits on all aspects of the body combining

Strength + Flexibility + Grace = A Well Balanced Student

 

Biography

Sheila Rosanio is a graduate of Boston State College. Sheila received a Bachelor of Science Degree where she majored in Dance & Physical Education with a minor in Biology.

 

Sheila has danced her entire life and continues her education through master classes with world renown choreographers, and though teachings at national and local dance conventions.

 

Upon college graduation Sheila opened the Sheila Rosanio School of Dance & Gymnastics and is celebrating her 28th season in Revere.

 

Sheila’s student have competed and danced both regionally and nationally with numerous High Point Champions and Top Teacher Awards.

 

Sheila has choreographed and her students have

performed in such events as:

Fleet Center Opening Ceremony

Urban Jam at Boston’s Wang Theatre

Grand Ole Opry National Convention

 

Internationally Sheila’s Students have performed:

Dolphin Cruise Lines

Norwegian Cruise Lines

International Dance Festival in Bermuda, Cancun & Cozumel Mexico where Sheila and her students were presented with certificates of appreciation and citation from the Governor of Massachusetts & Mayors of Mexico and Bermuda for building relationships through dance.

 

Many of Sheila’s students have received college scholarships in both dance & gymnastics, and have gone on to dance professionally in dance troupes, major companies, video work, and commercials. Sheila is proud to say that a former student of hers is currently dancing with Cirque du Soleil in Canada.

 

Sheila & Her Students Have Fund Raised & Performed For:

 

Celebration of Life – American Breast Cancer Awareness

Danny Anderson’s Memorial Fund Raiser

Celebrate Revere Day on Revere Beach

Light House Nursing Home

Children’s Hospital Boston

National Aids Awareness Day

Walk For Hunger

American Heart Association

MDS Telethon

David RottenBurg- Gwendoyln the Graceful Pig

Greater Boston Food Bank

American Cancer Society

 

Awards & Achievements:

 

2018 Top Choreographer Award

Believe National Compeition

 

Teacher of the Year

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014,2016,2017

 

Outstanding Excellence in Gymnastics & Lyrical 

Spirit of Dance Awards

Star Power

 

2012 Outstanding Citizen Of The Year By Revere Elks Lodge

 

2013 Encore DCS National Dance Competition - Atlantic City NJ

Top Choreographer Award - Junior Small Group - "Snow White' 

Top Choreographer Award - Senior Small Group - " Wolves"

Most Entertaining Routine - "Tea Party"

 

2013 Starpower Talent Competition

Outstanding Choreography Award - " Men in Black "

Most Entertaining Routines - " Men In Black & Tea Party "

 

2013 Turn It Up Dance

Top Choreography Award & Creativity Award - " Tea Party "

Class Act Award - Given To The Top Studio For Outstanding Sportsmanship and  Positive Attitude

 

2014 Choreographer Award

Mary Poppins, EFX, Hunger Games, 

 

2014 Outstanding Emotional Execution

Permenant  Love of a Daughter  Underneath

2015 Top Choerography 

Open Letter, Carousel

*** Please See Our Individual Awards On Our Results Page ***