Keryn Tommasiello

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Elite Company Asst. Director
Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Acro

Keryn has been dancing since the age of two, starting her studies at Dance RI, under the direction of Debi Cusick D'Iorio. At the age of seven, Keryn began competing at various competitions where she received Best Technical Execution, various Platinum and special awards for her performances and was also the recipient of a NYC Jazz Scholarship at Jump Convention in Boston. She has studied under some of the best in the industry such as Mia Michaels, Dee Caspary, Suzi Taylor and Joe Lanteri, to name a few. She started dancing at the Talent Factory when it opened in 2004, where she competitively trained and studied under her sister, Tara Iacobucci and owner Dana Adames. Since then, Keryn has joined the Talent Factory staff teaching and choreographing for the company dancers in Acro, Contemporary and Jazz, specializing in stretching techniques. She has seen much success in her students and her choreography so early on, being awarded Choreography Accolades and Regional Titles! In addition, Keryn was able to travel throughout Europe while in college, where she studied Fashion Design in Florence and observed other European forms of dance, inspiring her creatively. Upon graduation from Syracuse University, Keryn lived in Manhattan, New York working for Betsey Johnson, and continuing her dance training taking classes at Steps on Broadway and Broadway Dance Centre.

Reviews

The Talent Factory Reviews
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Hi Dana,

I just wanted to tell you what a great experience I had observing this week!! 

Backing up a bit, when we were carefully selecting which studio we were moving to, Taylor participated in a camp week last summer (2012).   Even though you were in a temporary studio, the atmosphere was exactly what I hoped it would be.  Everyone was so friendly and truly passionate about dance. It was fun and serious at the same time. We were hooked. 

 

Last year she grew so much as a dancer thanks to the dedication of you and your staff. I felt like she was so far behind other dancers of her age when she started. Although she still has so much to learn, I am amazed at how far she has come. Not only has her skill improved but her love of dance is immeasurable. I can't thank you all enough, especially Miss Keryn, who has totally transformed my little girl. 

 

So, to my point, this is my first time ever observing classes. I can't tell you how much this week affirmed my choice to become a part of TFDC. The classes were very professional, organized and effective.  But what I knew in my heart, I finally saw with my own eyes. Every teacher was so passionate and really cares about every student.  Their energy and enthusiasm was so intense that I wanted to dance!! Lol. Miss Tara, Miss Keryn, Miss Kayla & yourself are truly special people. 

I'm so glad I finally took the time to sit in on classes and was able to feel the pure joy that she does for dance. What an amazing program and we are thrilled to be a part of it all. Thank you for all you do. 

Thank YOU. The hard work, talent and caring you and your staff put into everything you do is apparent and appreciated. Looking forward to next year's show! -June
Dana: Thank you for doing such a great job. You are really very gifted at your art. You push the kids to reach their best during the year and then are so supportive during the recital. You are complete grace under pressure. Enjoy some relaxation -Amy
THANK YOU for all your hard work in putting together yet ANOTHER fab recital. It's really so amazing to watch it all come together so "professionally"! -Cathy
The show was extremely professional and ran so smoothly it was amazing. I credit you and thank you for providing a wonderful experience for our family.
Thank you for all that you and your staff do! Talent factory is such a great place for to grow up and we feel so lucky. Thank you for all you offer our daughters.