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Despite being only 19 years old, Gabrielle has already become an experienced dancer in the sports world. After learning hip hop, jazz and technique at Nicoles Broadway Dance Company for 15 years, Gabrielle went on to dance for both the New York Knicks and New Jersey Nets pre-game shows and was a semi-finalist for the New York Jets Flight Crew. She was also a dancer for the Nieman Marcus Fashion Show, City Sounds Entertainment, and developed the choreography for the Hanover Park Dance Team. But she's not just involved in the dance world on stage, Gabrielle has taught at Dance Life Academy for two years. Over the years Gabrielle has piled up the competition awards, winning best overall high score, an Entertainment Award, and best hip-hop of her age group. Dance has been the passion that has guided her to her success, and hip-hop has been her strong point that allowed her to entertain others.

Making the long trip from Texas, Sarah Ashley came to New York City looking to become a star performer. After receiving her BA in theater and dance at the University of Texas, Sarah Ashley moved to the city and enlisted at the Broadway Dance Center, where she learned more about ballet, tap, jazz, musical theater, and modern dance. Along with being a member of the University of Texas Pom Squad and Kilgore College Rangerettes during her school years, she also performed in four different shows including “Bye Bye Birdie” and “Beauty and the Beast”. This Devils Dancer hopeful has won a number of dance awards such as the solo winner in the American Dance Competition, Dancer of the Year at the Round Rock Repertory Dance Center, and was also the winner of the Tremaine Scholarship. Sarah Ashley has experience as both a drill team and dance instructor and is a diligent worker ready to take on whatever comes her way.

Sarah is a 26 year old dancer, teacher, & aerialist originally from Freehold who now resides in Jersey City, New Jersey. In 2008, she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a BFA in Dance & a minor in Education from the University at Buffalo. Since then she has conquered the dance world with experience in concert dance, TV work and casino shows. She has danced for his Holiness the 14th Dali Lama, performed all over the world with Celebrity Cruise Lines, and performed with multiple aerial companies in the Tri-state area. Sarah's aerial performances include chandelier spinning, performing partner body balancing on various cruise ships, trapeze artist for Aerial Acrobat Entertainment's Circus Under the Stars, silks artist at the Rock N Roll Resort, bungee jumping, wall running, and duo aerials at Webster Hall. Sarah's choreography has won various awards, been featured in NYC showcases, and has lead her to judge for various national dance competitions. Sarah continues her studies and is always pushing herself to the next level of professional dancing.