Fine Steps Dance Studio 973-772-0448

"Developing the Mind, Body and Soul through Dance"

Meet The Instructors




Fine Steps Dance Studio's Staff


                Mrs. Annette Oquendo
          Owner, Creative Director, Acting
Annette has been developing Arts Program since 1998 for the schools of Paterson. Producing and directing many talent shows, fashion shows ,TV shows and sports programs for the children. In 2006, she opened up Fine Steps Dance Studio in Clifton and went on to produce recitals , Sweet 16's, performances for various organizations and political events for the city of Paterson. Moving to West Paterson in 2009, she embarked on a second title as Coordinator for the Miss Puerto Rico Pageant for Paterson. Never losing sight of her main priorty she focuses on showcasing the talents of the children at Fine Steps and incorporating those dances in community service. "Developing the child's mind, body and soul through dance" is our motto and Annette and her staff stand firm in that belief.


                            Mr. Drusell- Instructor
Growing up in Miami Fl and dancing in several groups such as "Live in Color"  from ABDC (America's Best Dance Crew-MTV)as well as his own Dru- B.K.A. SID(SwithcIDance) has found his heart in dance and his passion for it has grown excessively. SID has also worked with several upcoming artist from FL and N . Choreographer and Dancer specializing in Hip hop and Street Jazz, SID also has training in Contemporary,Modern,Ballet and African Dance. Sid's unique style is a complete fusion of technique and high energy, that will force you to dig deep to find your inner beast. He is motivating and inspiring to the mind and body to connect, The learning never stops. Ceremonies for many events as well. Currently, he is teaching dance at Fine Steps Dance Studio.




Sarah Landolfi- Instructor

Sarah began dancing in her High School Dram Club, and continued learning technique in her College Courses as well as performing with Dance Clubs. She expanded her skills in Hip Hop when she participated in more than 10 dance Battles, never losing. She has been teaching Hip Hop, Ballroom, Ballet, Jazz and more since 2010, and has choreographed more than 100 routines so far. She is currently teaching at Fine Steps Dance Studio.