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.


Ready to Start Dancing Again


It's great news that Donnamarie has received medical clearance to resume teaching dance. Donnamarie will be teaching group lessons on Tuesdays at the Setauket Neighborhood House starting next week on January 9th. Patti Panebianco will now be teaching on Wednesdays.

Donnamarie is looking to resume other group lessons and will keep you informed when they are scheduled. She is also available for teaching private lessons so contact her if you are interested!


Dance Tips


Please check out DonnaMarie's dance tips!


Tuesday Evenings


Donnamarie 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. Classes cost $15 per class or $12 per class if you prepay for the session.


Session 5

1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6

6:00 pm Hustle

7:00 pm Chacha

8:00 pm Tango


Session 6

2/13, 2/20, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13

7:00 pm Hustle

8:00 pm Salsa

9:00 pm Chacha Class


Session 7

3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10

7:00 pm TBA

8:00 pm Waltz

9:00 pm Salsa


Session 8

4/17, 4/24, 5/1, 5/8

7:00 pm TBA

8:00 pm Merengue

9:00 pm Waltz


Happy New Year!


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