DanceLife Retreat Center

DanceLife Retreat Center

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Looking forward to bringing my In Sync dream team of directors to this two day workshop at the Dance Life Retreat Center to help studio owners create director positions and job descriptions for their studios! Together with Maureen Gelchion and Rhee Gold this will be an amazing two days!
The Retreat Center is running a BOGO offer from March 21 - April 1! One Week BUY ONE, GET ONE 50% off!
Plus, you can bring a friend or a group and save big time. Book early, limited to 35 attendees each.
Hope to see some of my studio owner friends there!

Hello! One of my students who started last year, age 10, is moving to Newen, Georgia next week! Looking for a great studio where she can continue hip hop and acro! Great kid! Please send me info to get to her mom if anyone see this! Thank you!!!
Another spectacular retreat! Coming to teach here, teaches me so much!! Thank you, Rhee Gold for including me once again. P.S. This is an absolute must for teachers and studio owners.

A home away from home for dance teachers and school owners in Norton, MA, featuring business, classroom and motivational seminars. The DanceLife Retreat Center is a student and parent-free zone without huge crowds.

It's all about you with 34 like-minded and passionate dance people who strive to become better teachers and/or business owners. Whether you're taking or observing classes in the huge, rustic studio space or brainstorming by the pool you will appreciate the laid-back atmosphere and the up-close and personal interaction; it's the chance to refresh your dance spirit. All of your meals, snacks and beverages are complimentary. Consider the retreat center your home away from home!

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06/01/2021

Rhee Gold's DanceLife Podcast is back with Season 2 beginning Thursday June 3d. Rhee and Stacey Morgan dive into the real reason we became dance teachers in the first place. Premiers on iTunes & Spotify. Subscribe today!

Rhee Gold's DanceLife Podcast is back with Season 2 beginning Thursday June 3d. Rhee and Stacey Morgan dive into the real reason we became dance teachers in the first place. Premiers on iTunes & Spotify. Subscribe today!

05/27/2021

"You'll never be brave if you don't get hurt. You'll never learn if you don't make mistakes. You'll never be successful if you don't encounter failure." ~ Unknown

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"You'll never be brave if you don't get hurt. You'll never learn if you don't make mistakes. You'll never be successful if you don't encounter failure." ~ Unknown

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05/27/2021

Batter up: Rhee Gold!
Gold has taught jazz, tap and choreography workshops for the Second International Congress of Dance, Dance Masters of America, Dance Educators of America, National Association of Dance and Affiliated Artists, World Jazz Dance Congress among others.

Rhee is the founder of Project Motivate, the first business and motivational seminar for dance teachers and studio owners. That event became the DanceLife Teacher Conference; one of the largest gatherings of dance educators in the world. In 2012 he launched the DanceLife Retreat Center for business seminars, curriculum workshops and motivational retreats for dance educators. The International Dance Entrepreneurs Association (I.D.E.A.) was founded in 2016, a business association for studio owners. He published Dance Studio Life magazine from 2004 through 2018.

Gold's philosophies have been shared with hundreds of thousands of dance teachers with his columns for Dance Magazine, Dance Studio Life, Dancer, Dance Teacher and others.

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Batter up: Rhee Gold!
Gold has taught jazz, tap and choreography workshops for the Second International Congress of Dance, Dance Masters of America, Dance Educators of America, National Association of Dance and Affiliated Artists, World Jazz Dance Congress among others.

Rhee is the founder of Project Motivate, the first business and motivational seminar for dance teachers and studio owners. That event became the DanceLife Teacher Conference; one of the largest gatherings of dance educators in the world. In 2012 he launched the DanceLife Retreat Center for business seminars, curriculum workshops and motivational retreats for dance educators. The International Dance Entrepreneurs Association (I.D.E.A.) was founded in 2016, a business association for studio owners. He published Dance Studio Life magazine from 2004 through 2018.

Gold's philosophies have been shared with hundreds of thousands of dance teachers with his columns for Dance Magazine, Dance Studio Life, Dancer, Dance Teacher and others.

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05/26/2021

"Seek to be whole, not perfect." ~ Unknown

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"Seek to be whole, not perfect." ~ Unknown

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05/26/2021

Batter up: Jason Luks
Jason is a performer, choreographer and teacher. He was recently a member of the Director James Lapine’s Falsettos (Broadway) and Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing choreography teams, including preparing the Falsetto’s cast for their Tony Awards performance. He worked with Josh Prince and Pulitzer Prize winner, Director James Lapine on the choreography for “Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing.” Jason’s performance credits include “White Christmas” (Broadway), “On The Town” (Barrington Stage), “My One And Only” (Stages St. Louis), Tap Stars (international tour), Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and MTV’s Video Music Awards.

Jason performed at the Kennedy Center for Presidents Obama and Bush. He earned the title of Adult World Tap Dance Solo Champion at the International Dance Organization’s World Tap Dance Championships (’03) and ADA’s national Young Choreographer of the Year (’05). Jason’s choreography has been presented on Broadway’s Walter Kerr Theater (Falsettos), the Kennedy Center and Symphony Space NYC.

Jason is a guest teacher at many conventions including NYCDA, ASH, Syncopate, and Tap the Map. Jason graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in Dance and is joining the faculty at The Joffrey Ballet School, teaching Theater Dance in their Trainee Program.

Let's hear it for Jason!

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Batter up: Jason Luks
Jason is a performer, choreographer and teacher. He was recently a member of the Director James Lapine’s Falsettos (Broadway) and Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing choreography teams, including preparing the Falsetto’s cast for their Tony Awards performance. He worked with Josh Prince and Pulitzer Prize winner, Director James Lapine on the choreography for “Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing.” Jason’s performance credits include “White Christmas” (Broadway), “On The Town” (Barrington Stage), “My One And Only” (Stages St. Louis), Tap Stars (international tour), Saturday Night Live, The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and MTV’s Video Music Awards.

Jason performed at the Kennedy Center for Presidents Obama and Bush. He earned the title of Adult World Tap Dance Solo Champion at the International Dance Organization’s World Tap Dance Championships (’03) and ADA’s national Young Choreographer of the Year (’05). Jason’s choreography has been presented on Broadway’s Walter Kerr Theater (Falsettos), the Kennedy Center and Symphony Space NYC.

Jason is a guest teacher at many conventions including NYCDA, ASH, Syncopate, and Tap the Map. Jason graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in Dance and is joining the faculty at The Joffrey Ballet School, teaching Theater Dance in their Trainee Program.

Let's hear it for Jason!

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05/25/2021

Whether you're live OR virtual, the 2021 DanceLife Teacher Conference has you covered! 35+ Faculty and Speakers! 5 Ballrooms 2 Movement (int.Adv.), Early Childhood & Children's, Business Owner & Administrator. Be smarter, better and prepared for the newest opportunities in both our classrooms and business. Register today! www.dancelifeconference.com

05/24/2021

Let's do this!
We are ready to offer YOU the tools for a brand new dance world. Master teachers, business speakers and experts in the field will gather to inspire growth as a teacher and business owner, guaranteed! www.dancelifeconference.com

05/24/2021

Batter up: Michelle Soutier!
Michelle is a native of North Carolina and a graduate of UNC Charlotte and has an extensive background in performing arts and education. Michelle is the Past President of Carolina Dance Masters and is a member of Dance Educators of America and Dance Masters of America. Michelle also serves on the advisory board for The Ziegfeld Club, Inc, was on the faculty for the 2017 I.D.E.A. Conference, and is honored to serve Dancers Against Cancer as a National Ambassador, an organization that provides financial assistance to dancers, dance teachers, and choreographers who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Michelle is the owner of Miller Street Dance Academy, home to more than 2,500 dancers. She lives in Weddington, NC with her husband, Harold and daughter Natalie.

In addition to teaching dance, Michelle maintains her commitment to community service. In 2015, she was inducted into Make-A-Wish Foundation’s ‘W.I.S.H. Society’ (Women Inspiring Strength and Hope) for her dedication to raising funds to grant the wishes of children battling life-threatening illnesses in the Charlotte area. In 2016, Michelle received the Humanitarian Award from African Christians Fellowship International (ACFI) for her continued support of ACFI’s work supporting Liberian orphans.

Most recently Michelle was nominated for Woman of the Year. She and 16 other people raised over 3 million dollars for the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society.

Let's hear it for Michelle!

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Batter up: Michelle Soutier!
Michelle is a native of North Carolina and a graduate of UNC Charlotte and has an extensive background in performing arts and education. Michelle is the Past President of Carolina Dance Masters and is a member of Dance Educators of America and Dance Masters of America. Michelle also serves on the advisory board for The Ziegfeld Club, Inc, was on the faculty for the 2017 I.D.E.A. Conference, and is honored to serve Dancers Against Cancer as a National Ambassador, an organization that provides financial assistance to dancers, dance teachers, and choreographers who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Michelle is the owner of Miller Street Dance Academy, home to more than 2,500 dancers. She lives in Weddington, NC with her husband, Harold and daughter Natalie.

In addition to teaching dance, Michelle maintains her commitment to community service. In 2015, she was inducted into Make-A-Wish Foundation’s ‘W.I.S.H. Society’ (Women Inspiring Strength and Hope) for her dedication to raising funds to grant the wishes of children battling life-threatening illnesses in the Charlotte area. In 2016, Michelle received the Humanitarian Award from African Christians Fellowship International (ACFI) for her continued support of ACFI’s work supporting Liberian orphans.

Most recently Michelle was nominated for Woman of the Year. She and 16 other people raised over 3 million dollars for the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society.

Let's hear it for Michelle!

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05/23/2021

Meet Team Rebound! We are ready to offer YOU the tools for a brand new dance world. Master teachers, business speakers and experts in the field will gather to inspire growth as a teacher and business owner, guaranteed! #DanceTeacher #DanceStudio #DanceStudioLoner #DanceLife #DLTC21 #RheeGold #DanceLifeTeacherConference

All the tools you need for the new dance world 👍 05/23/2021

All the tools you need for the new dance world 👍

Meet Team Rebound! We are ready to offer YOU the tools for a brand new dance world. Master teachers, business speakers and experts in the field will gather to inspire growth as a teacher and business owner, guaranteed! https://conta.cc/349imGl

All the tools you need for the new dance world 👍 Learn from 35+ speakers & teachers Master teachers, business speakers & respected experts! Faculty and Speakers Gain the tools to make your REBOUND YEAR the best it can be. Ann Bettonvil, Tammy Bolduc

05/21/2021

Whether you're live OR virtual, the 2021 DanceLife Teacher Conference has you covered! 35+ Faculty and Speakers! 5 Ballrooms 2 Movement (int.Adv.), Early Childhood & Children's, Business Owner & Administrator. Be smarter, better and prepared for the newest opportunities in both our classrooms and business. Register today! www.dancelifeconference.com

Hundreds of Dance Teachers Coming Together 05/20/2021

Hundreds of Dance Teachers Coming Together

It's two exhibitor opportunities in one! DLTC is committed, now, more than ever, to making the exhibitor experience more effective than ever! "Live" exhibitors will reach hundreds of attendees at the Mohegan Sun AND those attending virtually.
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Hundreds of Dance Teachers Coming Together It's two exhibitor opportunities in one! DLTC is committed, now, more than ever, to making the exhibitor experience more effective than ever! "Live" exhibitors will reach hundreds of attendees at the Mohegan Sun AND those attending virtually.

05/20/2021

Now batting: LaShonda Chaney!
LaShonda has studied all genres of dance and holds a B.A. in Business Marketing from Rutgers, The State University. She started her performing career as a dancer for the NBA, New Jersey Nets, as well as a dancer for the NJ Rockin’ Rollers Hockey Team. Winning several awards through “Dance Educators of America”, “Dance America”, “Dance Olympus”, and recognized for outstanding work and leadership with children, she continues her love with assisting schools with creating dance curriculums for their programs.

LaShonda is a certified dance and fitness instructor for New Jersey and has taught in public and private school on the elementary and high school level. She has danced in many music videos and performed with several artists. And is highly known for her choreography, dance and modeling productions. Her T.V. credits include MTV’s “Lip Service”, NBA “Inside Stuff”, a guest dancer on “Good Morning America”, “The Joe Franklin Show”, as well as the movie “Juice”. Her choreography has won many awards for dance and cheerleading. LaShonda continues her love to help encourage individuals to dream big, walk in faith, and follow their inner spirit to obtain their maximum potential to ultimate happiness.

We're so excited to have Lashonda back for another DLTC!

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Now batting: LaShonda Chaney!
LaShonda has studied all genres of dance and holds a B.A. in Business Marketing from Rutgers, The State University. She started her performing career as a dancer for the NBA, New Jersey Nets, as well as a dancer for the NJ Rockin’ Rollers Hockey Team. Winning several awards through “Dance Educators of America”, “Dance America”, “Dance Olympus”, and recognized for outstanding work and leadership with children, she continues her love with assisting schools with creating dance curriculums for their programs.

LaShonda is a certified dance and fitness instructor for New Jersey and has taught in public and private school on the elementary and high school level. She has danced in many music videos and performed with several artists. And is highly known for her choreography, dance and modeling productions. Her T.V. credits include MTV’s “Lip Service”, NBA “Inside Stuff”, a guest dancer on “Good Morning America”, “The Joe Franklin Show”, as well as the movie “Juice”. Her choreography has won many awards for dance and cheerleading. LaShonda continues her love to help encourage individuals to dream big, walk in faith, and follow their inner spirit to obtain their maximum potential to ultimate happiness.

We're so excited to have Lashonda back for another DLTC!

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05/20/2021

"She remembered who she was . . . and the game changed." ~ Lalah Deliah

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"She remembered who she was . . . and the game changed." ~ Lalah Deliah

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Fresh Team, Fresh Start! 05/19/2021

Fresh Team, Fresh Start!

Make it a TEAM REBOUND! Save up to $100 per attendee and start the new season with everyone on your team dancing to the same beat! 2 tracks for intermediate & advanced curriculum, there is an early childhood and preschool track, business track, administrator track and more. Book Today. www.rheegold.com/group

Fresh Team, Fresh Start! Studio Owner | Teachers | Administrators | Significant Others. With a diverse curriculum for ALL teachers from preschool to advanced, as well as our administrative and business tracks the DanceLife Teacher Conference is designed to offer your team an experience that will energize them to be the best...

05/19/2021

Now batting: Teri Mangiaratti!
Teri is the owner and artistic director of In Sync Center of the Arts in Quincy, Massachusetts. In Sync teaches over 1,500 students weekly in various dance, toddler, music, theater, and art programs. In Sync opened in 1996 in Weymouth, MA, and is celebrating its 24th year in business. She added another location in Milton, MA in 1997 and then merged both studios into the current 8,000 square foot Quincy location in 2009. Currently Teri manages 30 employees at her studio who handle various programs and responsibilities.

Teri’s unique combination of business knowledge and success along with a bachelor’s degree in Child Psychology make her a favorite teacher and presenter at both the DanceLife Retreat Center and the DanceLife Teacher Conference. As mother of two teenage boys, Teri works hard at maintaining the balance of family life, creative artist, and business owner.

Let's hear it for Teri!

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Now batting: Teri Mangiaratti!
Teri is the owner and artistic director of In Sync Center of the Arts in Quincy, Massachusetts. In Sync teaches over 1,500 students weekly in various dance, toddler, music, theater, and art programs. In Sync opened in 1996 in Weymouth, MA, and is celebrating its 24th year in business. She added another location in Milton, MA in 1997 and then merged both studios into the current 8,000 square foot Quincy location in 2009. Currently Teri manages 30 employees at her studio who handle various programs and responsibilities.

Teri’s unique combination of business knowledge and success along with a bachelor’s degree in Child Psychology make her a favorite teacher and presenter at both the DanceLife Retreat Center and the DanceLife Teacher Conference. As mother of two teenage boys, Teri works hard at maintaining the balance of family life, creative artist, and business owner.

Let's hear it for Teri!

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05/18/2021

"No need to cut people off. Just grow. They'll fall off." ~ Unknown

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"No need to cut people off. Just grow. They'll fall off." ~ Unknown

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DLTC Schedule 05/17/2021

DLTC Schedule

This is YOUR year! More than 125 classes available live or virtual. Check out the jam-packed schedule that will inspire you for years to come.

DLTC Schedule Renowned master teachers, business speakers, experts, successful studio owners gather to bring you the tools to make your REBOUND YEAR the best it can be.

Our Story

The DanceLife Retreat Center is the dance studio for dance teachers and a business development center for studio owners. Imagine you with 34 like-minded and passionate dance people who strive to become better teachers and/or business owners. Whether you're taking or observing classes in the huge, rustic studio space or brainstorming by the pool or in the spacious living room by the fireplace you will appreciate the laid-back atmosphere and the up-close and personal interaction; it's the chance to refresh your dance spirit. All of your meals, snacks and beverages are complimentary. Consider the retreat center your home away from home!

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155 Pine St
Norton, MA
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