Krystn Cinelli

Krystn Cinelli holds a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Sports Science from Fitchburg State University with a minor in Theatre and is currently pursing her Dance Masters of America Certification. Having been a dancer for over twenty years, she has studied numerous forms of the art including ballet, character, cheerleading, gymnastics, hip-hop, jazz, lyrical, musical theater, street funk, tap and more.  Cinelli has been a dancer and instructor for the FSU Dance Team, a singer and dancer on the renowned Spirit of Boston cruises, and has competed nationally including at Disney. Also known for her vocal talent,  her reputation as a singer regularly earns her invitations from NASCAR, the Pan Mass Challenge, and The Boston Red Sox to sing the national anthem at these events. Her eagerness to share her expertise with others ultimately inspired her to open Miss Krystn's Dance Studio where she thrives on watching her students grow and succeed.

Rachel Whitman

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, Rachel Whitman has studied at the Cambridge School of Ballet, the School of American Ballet in NYC, and at the Royal Ballet School in London, England. She has been the recipient of Ford Foundation grants to complete her studies in both NYC and England. She became a member of the Boston Ballet in 1975 and was a featured dancer with them and with the Atlanta Ballet. In 1981 she and her husband founded the North Atlantic Ballet Company in Gloucester, Mass. Ms. Whitman has taught extensively throughout the New England area, since her retirement from the stage. She has staged numerous ballets, both traditional and original for ballet companies in both Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Most recently, she was the Director of the Ballet program at the Center for the Performing Arts in Andover, Mass. During her five year tenure there, several of her advanced students were accepted to the Bolshoi Ballet summer programs. Her performing roles have included the Sugar Plum Faerie and the Snow Queen in the Nutcracker, Cinderella, the Evil Faerie in Sleeping Beauty, Juliet in Romeo and Juliet, and Swanhilda in Coppelia, in addition to numerous soloist roles in Balanchine’s ballets, and in ballets by other notable choreographers. Ms. Whitman currently resides on the North Shore of Massachusetts with her family.