Alyssa Bowser, a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, began her dance training at Brenda Lee’s Dance studio at the age of three, under the Direction of Brenda herself. Following Brenda Lee’s Dance studio, Alyssa went on to attend the Young Performers Theatre Camp, better known as YPTC and it was here that she found her new home, The Pointe Dance studio. While at The Pointe Alyssa began her career competing in dance and traveling with Straight to The Pointe!, dance company. During her time here, Alyssa graduated from the Philadelphia high school for Creative and Performing Arts, where she majored in dance, and was the dance captain, under the direction of LaDeva Davis. While at CAPA, Alyssa also attended Dance Creating New Stars summer intensive (DCNS) under the direction of Dara Meredith and Laceda Nelson. Since then Alyssa has held the following roles: assistant to the director for Next Generation Dance Conservatory, Director of Dance for the Collective Mic Productions, productions company, the Creative Director for Cheltenham School Districts' Annual Black History Month Celebration, The Rehearsal Director for Straight to the Pointe! Dance Company Elite and the Rehearsal Director for Philly Movements Dance Company.
Alyssa hopes to continue to give back to her students and learners as her teachers and mentors have always given back to her. She prides herself on creating a safe space for dancers of any experience level to grow, explore, and surrender to the little dancer inside each of us.