Owner and Director 2015-Present
Sarah Bielling is a Jacksonville native. She began her love for dance at Virginia Dell School of Dance under the direction of Michelle Wynn. Her roles in the Virginia Dell Ballets included, Ursula from The Little Mermaid, Lumiere from Beauty and the Beast, Jack and the Bean Stalk, and many more. She began showcasing her own choreography at the age of 15. She attended Florida Community College of Jacksonville for Dance and participated in a Disney internship for entertainment and merchandising. She currently is pursuing a degree in Elementary Education. 2012-2015 she has been a dedicated teacher and co-director to many students at Oceanway School of Dance and Performing Arts teaching ballet, jazz, contemporary, acrobatics, tap, and lyrical. Her Choreography has received Choreography Awards, 1st Place Awards, Judges Awards, Overall Performance Awards, and Platinum Awards. Her hobbies include spending time with her family, dancing, and more dancing! Her ultimate goal is to provide dance lessons to under privileged children since dance has been a positive influence in her life.
"The accomplishment I am most proud of is being awarded the Sportsmanship Award. This award is given to the studio that presents professionalism inside and outside of the classroom. These kids are our next generation. I lead by example and expect all of them to do the same. There is always a little one watching!" ~ Sarah Bielling
Miss Leah has been instructing at Fascinatin’ Rhythm since the fall of 2006. She has danced for 20 years at Fascinatin’ Rhythm where she was also a member of the Movin’ Company and Tap Ensemble for 5 years and participated in many competitions, conventions and local area shows. She attended classes in New York City at both Alvin Ailey and Broadway Dance Center. Miss Leah is a school teacher for Duval County Public Schools. She was also a cheerleading coach at Hendricks Day School for two years which led her team to be the 2004 Division State Champs! She received her Bachelors Degree in Community Health with a minor in Exercise Science in 2010 from UNF. She won numerous choreography awards from regional competitions such as Nexstar, Starpower and VIP. In 2010 She received a Style Award from VIP Dance and in 2011 she received the Best Regional Choreographer Award from Applause Talent. In 2012, she continued her success with multiple choreography awards at regional competitions as well as her dance “Nine Crimes” being awarded Overall Regional Champion at VIP Dance.