Angela began learning tap, jazz ballet at Center Stage Dance Studio in her native Buffalo, New York at 6 years of age. Her physical literacy and drive quickly matured as her training expanded into a broad spectrum of movement disciplines including pointe, modern, musical theatre, diving, gymnastics, and track and field. Never content to enjoy her passions unshared, Angela volunteered throughout her youth, teaching ice skating and dance to all ages including people with disabilities.
In 2002 Angela was accepted to the Boston Conservatory where she was awarded the Jan Veen Scholarship. Through her studies at the Conservatory, Angela would perform the works of Jose Limon, Martha Graham, and Murray Lewis as well as create her own works, seeing them performed for artists such as Yoyo Ma. She graduated with a BFA in Dance in 2006.
After moving to New York that same year Angela encountered Muscle Activation Techniques (MAT) and immediately recognized an opportunity to help dancers and others reach their physical potential. As a certified MAT Specialist, Angela works with a wide range of clientele, including business professionals, athletes, performers, pre/post natal moms, and senior citizens. As a dancer, Angela is uniquely suited to understanding the needs and demands of fellow performers, and is committed to serving as an active force in the community, using her MAT expertise to provide education and treatment in Soho at Exercise-Intelligence.
In New York City Angela began to pursue a career in acrobatics and circus arts. She kept one toe on the ground dancing with Tribe of Human, The Chase Brock Experience, and training with the Brooklyn-based, 'PopAction' dance company STREB. Most recently Angela was an acrobat in Cirqutacular’s circurious and was a featured aerialist in an off broadway production of Caligula Maximus and played the principle role in Grounded Aerials Insect Inside as Luna the Moth.
Angela is Currently on a World Tour with The Aluminum Show and rebuilding Studio 43 in Brooklyn NY. NYCs only outdoor dance space.