CHERNEY DANCE STUDIO 599 Chestnut Street, Union, NJ (908) 688-4664

Faculty Members at Cherney Dance Studio!

Denise Cherney Lynch

Denise Cherney Lynch grew up dancing. Since she was a little girl she aspired to be a dance educator. She has been the owner and director of The Cherney Dance Studio at its present location since 1956 - 2014. She is a graduate of The Dance Educators of America Teaching Training Schools, holds a Masters Degree in dance from the organization and is a life member of The Dance Educators of America. She is a graduate of Union High School and a life long resident of Union.

"Miss Robyn" Dominguez
Owner / Director / Instructor

Miss Robyn is a graduate of Dance Educators of America and has also completed post graduate certification in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, gymnastics and musical theater and production. She studied and trained with Master Teachers and attended various workshops in all disciplines of dance including hip-hop. Miss Robyn has also choreographed theater productions of The King and I, Brigadoon, Little Abner and The Music Man. Robyn has taught students of all ages from beginner to advanced for Cherney Dance Studio including the many award winning competition groups throughout her 38 years of teaching experience. She is also Producer of C.A.S.T. (Community Actors Student Theatre), a theatre group that works with children 10 years and up from Union Conty.

"Miss Alicia" Dominguez
Director / Instructor

Miss Alicia has been studying dance for over 19 years. At three years old she began taking lessons at Cherney Dance Studio. Her dance education includes ballet, pointe, tap, jazz and hip-hop. Miss Alicia has danced in many community theater productions: Brigadoon, Peter Pan, Barnum, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Music Man, Children of Eden, Grease, Once Upon a Mattress, Little Shop of Horrors, Guys & Dolls, West Side Story and Hairspray. Alicia has been Dance Captain / Assistant Choreographer for many shows and the main choreographer for Children of Eden, Grease and Once Upon a Mattress. Alicia has also worked several years as choreographer/teacher at a Summer Children's Musical Theater Camp for productions of Godspell, Pirates of Penzance and People Garden. She has danced in many competitions and performed at Six Flags and Hershey Park over the years and has taken much joy in learning as much and as often as she possibly can at workshops and master classes.

"Miss Kasey" Walker

I have been dancing for over 15 years and have taken tap, jazz, ballet, pointe and lyrical. I have competed in over 30 regional and national competitions since I was 6 years old, as well as Six Flags Dance Fest for the past 8 years. I have participated in school plays, such as The Music Man, Cinderella and Once Upon A Time. I am looking forward to many more years of dance.



599 Chestnut Street, Union, NJ 07083
Near Five Points, 2 Blocks from Exit 139
of The Garden State Parkway in Union County
(908) 688-4664