Teachers & Staff
Tania Long is a native of Baltimore, MD. She has been dancing since the age of 3; while beginning her formal dance training with Towson’s Children’s Dance Division at the age of 11. She joined Namyanka Performing Arts where she danced for the Lord and quickly became captain as she served there for eight years. She graduated from University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) with a BA in Dance in 2010. While there, she also had the opportunity to perform with Baltimore Dance Project, which is the resident company of UMBC, under the direction of Carol Hess and Doug Hamby.
Mrs. Long has had the pleasure of traveling to Canada for Ballet Creole’s Summer Dance Intensive; working with Patrick Parsons, Gabby Kamino, Debbie Wilson and Milton Myers. In 2009, Mrs. Long performed at the Kennedy Center with Shange Dance Productions. She has taught and danced throughout the state of Maryland through “Project REACH”, the outreach program of Baltimore Dance Project. She also started a dance program inside of Furley Recreation Center, Divine Dance Expressions, which over the years has grown from nine students to thirty-six. She operated there from 2009-2016. She recently received her MBA in Business Administration from North Central University.
From her dance experience, Mrs. Long has learned lessons that have molded her into the teacher, Director and studio owner that she is today. Her goal and passion is to be able to change children's lives through the art of dance. She empowers and encourages all who she comes in contact with. When she is not at the studio, she is loving life with her husband and two children.
Teacher/ Admin Team
Ms. Anne was born in Bel Air, Maryland. She started dancing at age 4 and danced at the Maryland School of Ballet and Modern Dance for about 12 years. Ms. Anne performed in about 18 shows along with 2 nights of performing at a fundraiser for the Center for the Arts. She was even a featured dancer on the studios website. She then got into the marching band and dance at C. Milton Wright High School. Ms. Anne will be attending Towson University in the fall to major in Forensic Chemistry and continue dancing in their dance programs in the near future. Ms. Anne has been teaching at Dimensions Dance Center since September 2019 and in her own words, "I wouldn't change that for the world. When I am not dancing I am either taking pictures, baking, or playing with my puppy".