At The Studio
At 13, she was choreographing numbers for the Woodlawn theatre, P.G. Entertainment and Triuno Productions. Her choreography credits include Grease, High School Musical 1 & 2, Annie, Movie Magic, Beauty & the Beast & Scary Musical. She was also cast in main stage shows including Wizard of Oz, A Diva's Christmas, High School Musical 1 & 2, Grease, and Beauty & the Beast. Main characters include Sandy in Grease and Sharpay in High School Musical. Angelique served as dance captain for the Broadway Headliners, the Ambassadors for the San Pedro Theatre.
Angelique has trained with renown choreographers like Wade Robson, Matt Steffanina, Chris Judd, Mia Michaels, Twitch, Dave Scott & Gil Duidulao who have choreographed for artist such as Britney Spears, Michael Jackson, Usher, and Pink - just to name a few. She also trained with one of San Antonio's highly accomplished and distinguished choreographers, Drea Pena.
Angelique was part of the Antonian Silver Dancers at Antonian College Preparatory High School, Angelique served as Lt. Colonel and was on the officer line for 3 years. She led her team to become National Champions each year.
Angelique recently graduated from Texas State University with a Bachelor's of Science in Electronic Media and Mass Communication. With a minor in theater, Angelique was able to gain experience in film producing as well. She danced with the Capital City Dancers of the Austin Spur's (NBA Development League) for the San Antonio Spurs for her first 2 years away at college. She has interned with FOX Daytime @ Nine, San Antonio Living, and Train 4 the Game in Austin. Angelique spent one year as a collegiate reporter with radio and television news. She serves as an advisor and guest teacher/choreographer for At The Studio Dance.
Angelique Gabrielle Paccione is a wide ranging talent. She began dancing at 2 years old. Her training started at Studio 10, Mayra Worthen Ballet San Antonio and La Chique Spanish dance. Angelique danced with the Fort Worth-Dallas Ballet in the Nutcracker at the age of 5 at the Majestic Theatre. She is diverse in ballet, jazz, modern, contemporary, hip hop, lyrical and theatrical dance.
Angelique began choreographing at an early age of 9 for school plays & performances, assisting in dance lessons and giving private lessons at 11. At 12 she began pursuing musical theatre with a stronger passion.
Patricia Schilling-Paccione is a graduate of the University of the Incarnate Word where she acquired a love of dance. With 39+ years of dance experience, Pat has developed her own unique style of dance. Starting as a Folk dancer in college, Pat fell in love with Mexican Folklore and soon found herself dancing for a professional dance company in Mexico City and traveling to all parts of the country. Pat stayed with Ballet Folklorico de Turismo for 8 months, but then decided to come back to the states to finish her degree.
In San Antonio, Pat danced with Ballet Folklorico de San Antonio, Ballet Artes de Las America's and the River City Cloggers. Her former teachers/directors include Jesse Colunga, Teresa Veliz, La Chique, Nelda Drury, Javier Villegas, and Lluimanzin Lopez. Pat also performed Argentinian Malambos and boleadoras, Panamanian, PuertoRican, Venezuelan and European Folk dances. Teachers such as Myrna Renault (founder of ethnic modern in Puerto Rico), Ailton from Brazil and other visiting choreographers gave Pat the experience and training in contemporary and African centered ethnic dances. Pat was then a part of Carnaval de San Anto, where her love for Samba and Afro-Brazilian began. With them she traveled to Washington D.C. where she performed for President Clinton's and George W. Bush's inauguration.
Pat has also taught and choreographed for musicals at the Woodlawn Theatre and PG Entertainment. She has also directed musicals, most notably Grease which she also choreographed along side her daughter, Angelique. Pat and Angelique also started "Choreo to Go", a company that choreographs for Quinceneara's, Sweet 16's, and special occasions.
Pat has a very supportive husband who she deeply loves and appreciates. She has 23 year-old twin boys, Dakota & Maverick, both pursuing body building and personal training. They are also multi-talented musicians. Her only daughter Angelique has followed her mother's footsteps with the love of dance. She is extremely talented and dedicated to the art of dance.
Pat believes that dance brings out the truth and courage that lies beneath the surface of all of us.