Althea Holmes started her dance training sixteen years ago at The Dance Spot Inc., in Brooklyn, N.Y. As a company member and teacher's assistant, Althea was able to explore different genres of dance and experience numerous performance opportunities. During her studies at Leon M. Goldstein High School, Althea was an active member in the school's activities, performing in and choreographing for school productions.
In 2008, Althea received her Bachelors degree in Dance Education, from Hunter College. During her studies at Hunter, she performed and choreographed in annual dance concerts, toured with the Hunter College Dance Company and took part in numerous teacher trainings. Althea has earned a Professional New York State teaching certificate in Dance Education. Althea also holds a Master's degree in Special Education from Brooklyn College.
Althea is currently a full-time dance teacher at a public school in Brooklyn, NY. Althea's future plans are to expand On Your Toes Dance Studio throughout Brooklyn, New York and beyond.