Meet the Staff
Meredith Dreyfuss, founder and director of Dance Through the Ages, has been dancing for over 30 years, instructing in studios and schools for over 20 years and always striving to learn more about the technical and current trends in the dance world.
Gabriela, known to our dancers as “Miss Gaby”, is an integral part of the DTTA family. As our Co-Director, she is responsible for managing and instructing students in both school & studio locations across Broward County.
Christine, born in New York, but raised in Florida, has been a patron of the arts since the age of 4. Her love of showmanship has driven her to study everything from ballet, modern dance, jazz, lyrical, cheerleading, gymnastics, ballroom, & Middle Eastern dance to acting & theater.
Cyndi is a South Florida native. Growing up in Ft. Lauderdale, she was exposed to the performing arts at a very young age. For her, it was love at first site and at age 6, she began dancing with Michael’s School of Dance.
Justin Grady is a New York-based dancer. Recently graduating from the esteemed professional semester at Broadway Dance Center. He has been dancing since he was 14 years old with his focus being movement and proper technique.
Christine was born and raised in Rochester, NY where she studied Elementary Education at SUNY Brockport and earned a bachelor’s degree in English Literature. Upon graduation, Christine taught preschool.
Rina Houston was born and raised in Ft.Lauderdale, FL. Growing up playing soccer and softball year round as well as being in gymnastics, she soon found her passion with sports & dance.
Paty Renda is a Brazilian journalist as well as a certified Aananda Yoga Teacher and Vedic Thai Bodywork practitioner. A journalist and writer in Brazil, she received her first training as a Yoga Fitness instructor and Nutrition consultant in 2004.
Sarah Crane is a NYC based performer and choreographer, originally from Miami, FL. As a performer she has worked in many regional theaters around the country and is most recently seen on the Broadway Natl Tour of Mean Girls in the ensemble and understudy Janis!