Studio Spotlight - Steps Dance Center

Making The Impact - A Dance Competition Podcast

Jan 18 2024 • 1 hr 15 mins

Guests: Rebecca Rosenberg and Emily Rosenberg

Hosted by Courtney Ortiz

On this week's episode of Making the Impact, Courtney chats with Rebecca and Emily Rosenberg, co-owners of Steps Dance Center in Naperville, Illinois. You may recognize Steps Dance Center from their 5 Industry Dance Awards!

Topics include:

  • What makes their studio unique
  • How they both got into studio ownership
  • Why creating customized genre programs works for their dancers!
  • Why versatility matters in a studio setting

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This episode is sponsored by:

Francisco Gella Dance Works - Season 5 Premier Sponsor!
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