Tiffany Henderson Bio

Tiffany Henderson DanceLife Retreat Center

Tiffany Henderson is the successful owner of nine California locations of Tiffany’s Dance Academy,  with a total enrollment of over 4000 students.  She produces four Nutcracker productions each December, a professional dance performance each January in San Francisco and her 300 performing company dancers participate in 4 convention competitions and a Nationals competition each season. In addition, she teaches 15 hours per week and produces 25 annual recitals during the first two weeks of June each year. She’s a regular guest speaker at Dance Teacher Summit, DanceLife Teacher Conference, Danceteacherweb Conference and contributor to Dance Teacher magazine, and dance Informa Magazine.

Born in the San Francisco Bay Area, she has had a rich and exciting career as a professional Jazz Dancer.  In 1992 she was awarded a one-year scholarship to the renowned Tremaine Dance Center in Hollywood where she performed as the Tremaine Scholarship Show “Featured Dancer”. She continued her professional studies at the University of Arizona, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.F.A. in Dance in 1997. Tiffany’s career highlights include: performances with Quinn/Williams Jazz at the 1995 Jazz Dance World Congress in Nagoya, Japan; the 1996 Jazz World Congress at Washington’s Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; the opening of the International Theatre School in Amsterdam, Holland in 1997 and at Symphony Hall in Phoenix, Arizona. She was also a member of Zohar Dance Company, has performed in many industrial shows, including the Microsoft Global Summit and American Greeting Cards, and was a soloist with La JAZDANZ of Louisiana, a company she was instrumental in bringing to the Amador Theatre in Pleasanton. Tiffany is now extremely excited to share her Twinkle Star Dance™ curriculum with studio owners worldwide.