Madeline began dancing at two years old and started competitively dancing at age six at Miss Tanya’s School of Dance in Fitchburg, MA. Over the years, she has won numerous scholarships through dance conventions such as Nuvo, Jump, Radix, and MONSTERS of Hip-hop. Madeline has competed in regional competitions throughout all of New England and nationally in New Jersey as well as Orlando.
After graduating high school, she moved to Rochester, NY where she now attends Nazareth University. She is pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Dance Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders. She has choreographed multiple student works at her university. Madeline has performed in other student pieces as well as for her professors. Most recently she was chosen to perform in Yoshito Sakuraba’s “Secrets Fall” at ACDA of 2023. Madeline also performed in dances choreographed by Heather Roffe and Michelle Pritchard for the Rochester Fringe Festival Show “Human Resources”. To further her dance training, she attended the Limón Dance Company Winter Intensive in 2022.
Madeline has been teaching at Idols Dance Company for over a year now. Outside of teaching dance, she loves to be outside, and modeling for local photographers!
“I strive to give my students 110% of effort in the classroom and to be a mentor to them even outside of the classroom. Creating a positive, supportive relationship with my students on an individual basis is essential to my philosophy and beliefs.“ -Madeline Dembowski