Miss Amy

Amy Tennant Adams was born and raised in Kinnelon, NJ. She graduated from Connecticut College in 2005, with honors degrees in Dance and Human Development, and was the recipient of the Connecticut College Dance Department Award and the Creative Dance Continuum Service Award. Amy has danced in the Beijing Cultural Arts Festival in China and performed her own work in Calcutta, India. In New York she has performed with Heidi Latsky, David Dorfman, Stefanie Nelson, Faith Pilger, Ellen Stokes Shadle, Erin Malley, Betsy Miller, Ani Javian, and is featured in a dance film by Diego Agull. Amy was a 4 year member of Regina Nejman and Company, with whom she toured twice to Brazil and performed at the Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival and also danced with Valerie Green/ Dance Entropy for 6 years, performing throughout NYC as well as Vermont, Florida, and Jacob’s Pillow.  She is a co-founder of the Propel-her Dance Collective. Amy is yoga certified (Hot Warrrior Yoga series) and Pilates mat certified.  She has been teaching and choreographing throughout NYC, Queens, Long Island, and New Jersey for over 7 years.  In November 2012, she will graduate The Center for Natural Wellness as a LMT (Licensed Massage Therapist). Amy is excited to call upstate New York her new home and share her love of dance, movement, and wellness with the Capitol region!