Tradition. Precision. Grace.

About Next Level Dance Academy

Mission Statement

"Our mission is to provide 'Next Level' dance instruction and instill an appreciation for the art of dance in a safe studio environment. Our goal is to also help the students grow into mature and respectful humans in and out of the dance studio. "

Founder & Director

Savannah Zerff

Savannah began her dance training at the age of 3. In 2006 she attended Pennsylvania Governors School of the Arts. In 2007 she attended the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater summer dance program. Miss Savannah received her B.F.A in dance at Long Island University, Brooklyn. There she studied under Dana Hash Campbell, former principal dancer for the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. Sara Neece, former ballet master for the Robert Battle Dance Company, and Nathan Trice. She was chosen in her freshman year to perform a duet choreographed by Alenka Cizmesija, in her second year she received the lead role of Giselle in Donald Byrds work – Life’s Situations, staged by Stephanie Guiland Brown. In addition she performed works choreographed by Robert Battle, Ronald K. Brown, Urban Bush Women, Donald Byrd, Nathan Trice, Earl Mosley, Alenka Cizmesija and Roger Belman. She worked directly with the choreographers and former company members who set the work. She is looking forward to sharing her knowledge and passion with everyone.