Stephanie Koscielecki began her dance training at the age of three with James Dance Center in Kissimmee, Fla. studying under Judy James, Annette DuBose, Juan Sanchez and Ilene Danek. She also trained extensively at the Ballet Academy of Central Florida with Vasile Petrutiu, Vladimir Bykov and Heather Sanders.
While training at the Ballet Academy, Stephanie had the opportunity to perform in several Central Florida Ballet productions including Swan Lake, The Toy Shop, the Ugly Duckling, and The Nutcracker, performing soloist roles.
In May 2010, Stephanie graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Central Florida with a B.A. in Advertising and Public Relations. While at UCF, Stephanie performed and competed with the nationally ranked Knightmoves dance team.
Prior to working with Emotions Dance Company, Stephanie performed with Cinedance Jazz Company in Orlando, Fla. for two years.
Stephanie was accepted into Emotions Dance Company in February of 2010. Stephanie has contributed her artistry and *choreography to the following Emotions Dance performances:
- Untold Stories II May 2010
- Red Chair Affair August 2010/ August 2011
- Poetry in Motion October 2010
- *Element Earth- April 2011
- Orlando International Fringe Festival- May 2011/ May 2012
- Yow Dance Collaboration Performance- September 2011
- *Twist- October 2011
- Untold Stories: A Closer Look- February 2012
- *Dance Extravaganza- June 2012
- Moulin Rouge Extravaganza- December 2012
- Twist: The Love Edition- February 2013
- Orlando Fringe Fundraiser- March 2013
- HATCH Presenter Series in NYC- April 2013
- dis|CONNECTED- Orlando Fringe- May 2013
- Element Earth- June 2013