Welcome to DonnaMarie's website. DonnaMarie Portelli is a performer, choreographer and enthusiastic teacher. She has won numerous titles and championships in the US Latin and Theatre Arts category including World Disco Hustle; US Rising Star Caberet and Zachary's.

Existing group lessons are available in Hauppague, Stony Brook and Westhampton. Or DonnaMarie can tailor a class to your group.

Whether it's social dancing or competition, DonnaMarie can help you feel comfortable and look professional.

DonnaMarie coaches a group of children in many aspects of dancing including ballroom competition.

Weddings, Sweet Sixteen celebrations, Bar Mitzvas, Bat Mitzvas or any special occasion can include the magic of dance.


Stony Brook March Dance Party


The next dance for the Stony Brook Dance Club will be Sunday, March 26th, 2017 starting at 7:00 pm.

The DJ for the evening will be Louis Del Prete who will teach a dance lesson at 7:30. Admission is $16. Refreshments will be served and there will be door prizes. Come out and celebrate spring!


Monday Evenings


DonnaMarie will not be teaching Monday nights at Innovative DanceSport for the near future. Stay tuned for information on when classes will begin again.


Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings


Donnamarie will not be teaching private lessons for the near future.


Dance Tips


Please check out DonnaMarie's dance tips!


Wednesday Evenings


Patti Panebianco will be teaching American style ballroom dance group lessons at the Setauket Neighborhood House on Wednesdays. Dancers are welcome to join in at any point. The 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm classes are $13/pp and 50 mins in length. Stony Brook students with an ID get a student discount of $6. Also, there's a discount if you prepay for the entire session in advance. The 9:00 pm Advanced Class cost $15/pp. You MUST have previous dance experience to participate in the 9:00 pm class.


Session 6

2/22, 3/1, 3/8, 3/15

7:00 pm Tango (Beginner/Intermediate)

8:00 pm Cha Cha (Intermediate)

9:00 pm Advanced Class


Session 7

3/22, 3/29, 4/5, 4/12

7:00 pm Samba (Beginner/Intermediate)

8:00 pm Tango (Intermediate)

9:00 pm Advanced Class


Session 8

4/19, 4/26, 5/3, 5/10

7:00 pm Bolero (Beginner/Intermediate)

8:00 pm Samba (Intermediate)

9:00 pm Advanced Class


No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow!


To contact DonnaMarie, call her at (631)398-8054 or send her email at portellidm@gmail.com