Hannah Romano
Artistic Staff

Hannah Romano has been dancing since she was  2 years old. She is a DPU Alumni.  She has taken every style of dance, but her favorites include  jazz, tap and dance team technique. She has been teaching many styles to kids of all ages the past 4 years in Springfield, MO.

She is a recent graduate of Missouri State University. She has a bachelors in Exercise & Movement Science and minor in Dance. She has performed in many showcases at Missouri State, where she also learned a lot about choreography & teaching. In college, she helped lead, choreograph and participate in a student-run dance team.

She is currently in school to get her certification as an Occupational Therapy Assistant at St Louis College Of Heath Careers. She works as a STL Sitter for a Child Care Agency during the day.


Intro To Acro

An introductory class for dancers under the age of 6 interested in learning acrobatics. Dancers will learn correct body alignment and beginning acrobatic skills. Dancers will require no shoes for this class. Designed for dancers 3-5 years old.

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Jr. Tap

A technique based class that focuses on using sounds of tap shoes striking the floor as a form of percussion. This class will expand on a Dancer’s musicality with an emphasis on rhythm and timing. Dancers will learn Tap skills and how to integrate sounds with that of the music. 

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Jr. Jazz

A technique based class that focuses on teaching proper alignment and execution of Jazz technique with integrated stylistic movement. Dancers will learn how to execute a wide variety of Jazz skills such as but not limited to: emphasis on rhythm, groundedness, isolations, movement of hips, expanding on performance of technique skills, exploring theatrical performance of a variety of styles of […]

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Acro II

An intermediate level Acrobatics class that is designed for dancers with some gym- nastic experience. Dancers will learn more advanced tumbling skills. Dancers should have the following skills but are not limited to: a front limber, back limber, one handed cartwheel and con- sistent handstand to be placed in this class. Designed for dancers of any age. Dancers will require […]

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Acro I

A beginning level Acrobatics class that is designed for dancers with little to no gymnastics experience. Dancers will learn correct body alignment and basic Acrobatic skills.

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Mini Hip Hop

 A movement based class that focuses on fun, energetic stylized dancing. Dancers will learn fundamentals of isolations, grooves and a wide variety of backgrounds of the style through progressions across the floor, combinations in center and freestyle skills. De- signed for dancers age 5-7 as an introductory class. Dancers will require tennis shoes they DO NOT wear outside of the […]

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Dance Team Technique

A class based in jazz fundamentals focusing on basic body alignment and terminology. Dancers will learn correct body placement, gain body awareness and body control. This class aids to dancer’s abilities to execute skills learned for their dance team technique. This class accommodates dancers of all ages and skill levels. Dancers will require jazz shoes for this class.

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Jr. Contemporary

A movement based class that focuses on modern and “out of the box” thinking for stylistic purposes in movement. Dancers will learn organic movement, self-expression through artistry and improvisational skills.

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