ART from the HEART
Performing Arts Center
Staff currently being updated for 2016-2017 Season
Jennifer is beginning her 27th year as Founder and President of Bellabing, Inc., and Artistic Director of Art from the Heart.
Jennifer began her dance training at the age of 4, and has actively studied Ballet, Tap, Pointe, Jazz, Musical Theatre & Lyrical for more than 45 years.
Miss Jennifer has been a featured dancer on HBO Comedy Specials, NBC Easter Spectacular, ABC’s Disney/MGM Studio’s Grand Opening, Disney’s Cruise Line, as well as appearing on TLC’s “Make Over Story” and Trinity Broadcasting Network / Holy Land Experience.
Jennifer develops and choreographs custom production numbers for major corporations and national conventions, and has been a featured guest host for the American Health Network. She has choreographed for some of the largest Worship Conferences in the country and is choreographer for the Holy Land Experience.
Miss Jennifer was the featured choreographer for Integrity Music’s National DVD release entitled, “No Limits Live”, featuring Grammy-Dove & Stellar nominated Recording Artist - Martha Munizzi. Jennifer has also authored a variety of manuals, teaching products and instructional DVD’s covering such topics as; choreography, costuming, incorporating the arts into your church and much more.
Her desire to teach, combined with her love for God, has ultimately led her to create the unique environment in which she and all of her staff teach.
Jennifer lives in SW Orlando with her husband (Nick) and their (2) children; daughter (Alexandra) and son (Chandler). Oh, yes -and her wonderful son n law Jason.
Nick is beginning his 28th year as Vice President of BellaBing, Inc. / Executive Director of Art from the Heart.
Nick comes from a vast entertainment, fine arts and production background.
He has been a featured performer in such notable places as Radio City Music Hall, New York City; The Kennedy Center for the Arts, Washington, D.C.; and a singer for the Walt Disney Entertainment Company.
Nick has also Directed / Produced shows for major concerts and conferences and worked with such notable artists as Andrae Crouch, Ron Kenoly, Martha Munizzi, Sheila E., Judy Jacobs, Carman, The Crabb Family, Donnie McClurkin, Michael W Smith and many more.
Nick is also President of Wage Worship; an Independent management company specializing in the Gospel/ Contemporary Christian Music Industry. As a result, Nick has had the opportunity to work with Stellar, Dove & Grammy nominated Artists, as well as working with such Industry giants as Sony-Columbia Records, Integrity Media, Trinity Broadcasting Network, Sony Pictures, ABC Radio, Charisma Magazine, BET TV and many more.
Nick is currently a full time actor / singer and Production Manager for TBN's Holy Land Experience, and can be found performing at the Park, on TV and as a featured singer on their CD recordings. Nick oversees the Production Dept casting, directing and writing.
In addition, Nick ministers throughout the country speaking, singing and leading worship.
Nick lives in SW Orlando with his wife (Jennifer) and their (2) children; daughter (Alexandra) and son (Chandler). Oh, yes -and her wonderful son n law Jason.
Alexandra Kroger begins her 14th season as part of the AFTH Teaching Staff.
Alexandra has been dancing for 18 years; all of them at AFTH! Alexandra is part of the award -winning Company
Forte and an apprentice with AFTH’s professional touring troupe: Revelations.
Alexandra has been a featured dancer in a variety of Broadway quality shows, conventions, videos and TV appearances. Alexandra is a featured dancer in the Integrity Music world wide DVD release entitled, “No Limits Live.” In addition, Alexandra was a featured dancer / actor at TBN's Holy Land Experience; performing at the park and as part of their TV Specials. Currently Ali is an Actor / Dancer at Universal
Studios Orlando and performs in a variety of shows, special
events and Conventions.
Alexandra is proficient in Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Lyrical, Jazz and Modern and has interned under AFTH’s Artistic Director, Jennifer Kroger and Modern Choreographer Kendall Dupree Volkman.
Alexandra is a technicial through and through. Her innovative and creative style, combined with her motivating personality make her a perfect teacher selection for those dancers wanting to go to the next level in their ability to dance and perform.
Chandler begins his 22nd season as the permanent Director of Public Relations and Ambassador of Good Will for AFTH.
Chandler's life experiences have prepared him to touch the heart of all people and remind them that we are all unique and special.
Chandler is often on-site at the AFTH studio and would welcome the opportunity to meet you and make you smile.
Chandler spends his free time laughing, being social, eating, and hanging out with all his girlfriends!
Chandler is the perfect person to give you perspective in life and remind you what is really important.
AFTH is pleased to welcome Jeffrey Brown to his 4th season as part of the AFTH Teaching Staff!
Jeffry is a gifted dancer, choreographer and teacher. Jeffrey has worked all over the world both as a performer and as a sought after choreographer
Jeffry comes from an incredibly diverse background of dance featuring:Gymnastics, Lyrical, Modern, Contemporary styles and many more.
Jeffrey's personality and classes are eclectic, fast paced and fun! His teaching atmosphere is always creative and constantly moving.
Jeffrey is currently a stunt performer in Disneys Indiana Jones Show the In addition, he is choreographer for the crew
Jeffreys Fun loving personality and push for excellence makes him a perfect choice as a teacher.