ABOUT US

Roman and Jennifer are artists, as well as professional Ballroom Dance instructors and competitors. They were regional finalists and won numerous awards won together, as well as with their students in pro/am competitions. 

They have performed professionally throughout US, being featured dancers with The Rick Brunetto Big Band, Piccoala Opera, as well as The Otterbein Symphony. They have been featured as solo dancers at the Urban Garden Room in NY and at events like the New Orleans Fringe Festival, Columbus Italian festival, Columbus Arts Festival, Dublin Irish Festival, Cleveland Fashion week and many more. 

Teaching ballroom dance at Let's Dance Studio in Concord NH since 2015, they formed a burlesque troupe Absinthe and Opium which have had soldout theatre shows consecutively. 

They are also prolific painters, photographers and art models. Their work have been featured in a number of magazines, galleries and exhibitions. In 2020, Jennifer's debut novel was published, while Roman launched his Classical Guitar lessons.

Exhibitions

 

2015 Group Show at McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH (Photography and mixed media paintings)

2015 Solo Show at Kaya, Portsmouth, NH (mixed media paintings)

2014 Solo Show at Le Chocoholique (Columbus Gallery Hop) (mixed media paintings)

2014 Solo Show Metamorphosis, Columbus, OH (mixed media paintings)

2014 Solo Show Metamorphosis, Columbus, OH (photography and paintings)

2014 Solo Show at Le Chocoholique at Galleryhop, Columbus, OH (mixed media paintings)

2014 Group Show at CS Gallery, Columbus OH (mixed media paintings)

2014 Micro Art Space, Cleveland, OH (mixed media paintings)

2013 The Story of the Creative, Manhattan, NY (photography)

2013 Solo Show Wood.Art.Metal, Columbus, OH (photography, mixed media paintings)

2013 Gallery 83, Columbus, OH (mixed media paintings)

2013 Flutterby Ceramics, Baltimore, OH (photography, mixed media paintings)

2013 Solo Show Cosi, Columbus, OH (mixed media paintings)

2013 Solo Show Cosi, Bexley, OH (mixed media paintings)

2013 Juried Show Second Sight Studio, Columbus, OH (mixed media paintings)

Featured

 

2020 Debut novel "Beautiful Frightening and Silent" at Breaking Rules Publishing 

2020 Chat and spin radio interview

2020 Breaking Rules Podcast interview

2015 Featured Paintings and Photography at Someset Studio Magazine Mar/Apr.

2015 Featured Paintings and Techniques at Mixed Media Art Magazine Issue 17

2014 Featured Paintings and Photography on cover of Tales from the Tabula Rasa by Raison Detre

2013 Featured Interview on Lost and Found Ohio

2013 Featured Artwork and Interview on Creative Souls

 

 

 

Dance Performances

2020 Best Choreographer at Winter Fling

2019 People's choice award at Coalition to End Homelessness Talent (Bank of NH Stage)

2019 Best Choreographer at Winter Fling

2019 Dance Performers at Currier Museum (Roaring 20s Party)

2019 Dance Performers with Concert Master String Quartet at the Concord City Auditorium 

2019 Performers at Red River Theater (La La Land screening)

2018 Dance Performers at Currier Museum (Masquerade Ball)

2018 Absinthe and Opium Dance Directors at The Hatbox Theatre (Lore)

2018 Dance directors at Chuck's Barbershop Speakeasy (Cabaret Night)

2018 Dance Instructors/Performers at Currier Museum (An Evening with Saint-Gaudens)

2018 Dance instructors/Performers at Yule Ball Worcester MA

2018 Absinthe and Opium Dance Directors at The Hatbox Theatre (A Midsummer Night's Dream)

2018 Dance Instructors - Great Gatsby Weekend - Mt Washington Hotel

2018 Dance Instructors/Performers Goblin King Ball - Worcester MA

2017 Featured Dance Performers at the Currier Museum (Moulin Rouge)

2017 Absinthe and Opium at The Hatbox Theatre (Nevermore)

2017 Featured performers Queen City Ballroom Holiday Ball

2017 Dance Instructors/Performers Goblin King Ball - Worcester MA

2017 Dance Instructors - Great Gatsby Weekend - Mt Washington Hotel

2016 Absinthe and Opium Dance Directors and Performers at Hatbox Theatere

2016 Featured Dance Performers at NYC Chashama Gala

2016 Absinthe and Opium Dance Directors at Milly's Tavern 

2016 Absinthe and Opium Dance Directors and Performers at True Brew Barista

2016 Featured Dance Performers and Instructors at the Great Burlesque Expo

2015 Featured Dance Guests at Green Mountain Cabaret

2015 Featured Dance Performers at the Dublin Irish Festival 

2015 Absinthe and Opium Debut Dance Directors and Performers at True Brew Barista

2015 Featured Dance Performers and Instructors at The Great Burlesque Expo

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the New Orleans Fringe Festival

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Piccola Opera Masquerade Ball

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the NYC Urban Garden Room

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Great Falls Discovery Center

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Columbus Arts Festival

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Columbus Italian Festival

2014 Featured Dance Performers in "The Well of Sadness" Dance Film

2014 Featured Dance Performers in "The Slow Ascent" Dance Film

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Dublin Irish Festival

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Workshop 13

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Celtic Feis

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Teaseday Club Show

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the Royal Renegades Pride Show

2014 Featured Dance performers at the Rick Brunetto Orchestra 25th Year Anniversary Show

2014 Featured Dance performers at Drauma Alternative Fashion Show

2014 Featured Dance performers at The Ooh La La's 10 Year Reunion Show

2014 Featured Dance performers at the Bridging the Music show

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Passport to the Jazz-age: Columbus Symphony private event 

2014 Featured Dance Performers at April Showers

2014 Featured Dance Performers at the GlamJam Fashion Show

2014 Solo Dance Exhibition at the Metamorphosis Show

2014 Solo Dance Exhibition at the Micro Art Space

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Italia in Ohio

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Burlesque and Beyond

2014 Featured Dance Performers at The Royal Renegades 

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Dark Love

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Sexapalooza

2014 Featured Dance Performers at Columbus Burlesque Collective 

2014 Featured Dance Performers at The Erotic Show

2013 Featured Dance performers with Rick Brunetto Orchestra

2013 Solo Dance Exhibition at the Columbus Italian Festival

2013 Solo Dance Exhibition at Wood.Metal Art. Gallery

2013 Solo Dance Exhibition at Flutterby Ceramics Gallery

2013 Solo Dance Exhibition at CS Gallery

2013 Featured Dance Performers – Otterbein Symphony

2013 Featured Dance Performers – The Vampires Ball

2013 Featured Dance Performers- Xposure Xplosion Hair & Fashion Show

2013 Featured Dance Performers - Angels and Aliens Psychic Festival

2013 Featured Dance Performers - NYE GALA 

2012, 2013 Regional finalists in Theater Arts (Texas and Ohio)

2012, 2013 Regional finalists in Closed Smooth and Open Smooth

2013 Regional finalists in International Standard

2013 Regional finalists in Open Rhythm - OH and TX

2012 Regional finalists in Mixed Novice - OH and TX