Dancer of the Week: Stephanie Rothman



Kristian Stefanides

Hometown: Short Hills, NJ

Accomplisment: Rothman competed in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Oireachtas and  qualified for North American Irish Dance Championships.

Grade: Freshman

Major: Technically undeclared but planning on Psychology

Favorite book: “The Harry Potter” series

Favorite musical act: The Killers

Favorite food: Ice cream

Favorite junk food: Anything with chocolate

Favorite sport: Is dance a sport?

Favorite part about Villanova: The sense of community and togetherness

Favorite sports team:  The Mets    

Favorite holiday: Christmas

Favorite color: Green

Away from dance, Stephanie enjoys…Reading books and watching movies

If Stephanie could switch places with any person for one day, she’d like to swap spots with…Her sister

Stephanie’s favorite thing about dance is…The friends she’s made because they’ve become her family

Stephanie thinks the hardest thing about dance is…Finding the motivation to keep dancing even when competitions don’t go her way

The one thing Stephanie can’t live without is…Her family

Stephanie’s biggest role models have been…Her dance teacher and her mom

The one word your dance teammates would describe you as…Reliable