Meet the Staff: Yezzi

Front Office Administrator & Assistant Dance Director

Yezzi (Nicole) attended The University of the Arts in Philadelphia on Scholarship and received her BFA in Jazz Dance/Musical Theater. While there, she had the privilege of dancing under such choreographers as Cuban Pete, Ronen Koresh, & Matthew Neenan. Upon graduation, Yezzi relocated to Florida where she worked with several companies including CineDance Jazz Dance, Florida Dance Theatre, New Vision Cirque Dance Company, & Voci Dance to name a few.

In 2009, Yezzi returned to Philadelphia to perform with Contempra Dance Theatre and ArcheDream for Mankind while still traveling back to Florida until 2012. She worked as an assistant director, director, teacher, choreographer, and rehearsal director for numerous productions and companies and is proud to say that she has received awards such as “Best Choreography” and “Best Dance Troop” for her contributions to The 2009 Orlando International Fringe Festival’s VarieTEASE’s “Lullaby” and through her own company, PUReMOTIONz Dance & Entertainment, “Best Dance Show” for The 2011 Orlando International Fringe Festival’s “Unspoken”.

Yezzi moved to Maui in 2013 and is currently performing with “Burn’n Love”, ADT, and PUReMOTIONz. She’s also had the pleasure of teaching as well as choreographing for Seabury Hall’s Dance Dept., Baldwin’s Theater Dept., and AAPA. She is very thankful for all these opportunities and is excited for what the future holds.

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