Stephanie is currently living and working in New York City. She was most recently seen performing the role of Wendy Jo in Footloose at Seven Angels Theatre.
Stephanie trained at a local dance school in her home town starting at the age of five in all styles of dance where she won numerous regional and national awards for both performing and choreography. Upon graduating from Point Park University’s Conservatory of the Performing Arts with a BA in Dance and a concentration in Jazz Stephanie have been working professionally for two years doing various performing jobs in many different styles. As a professional, Stephanie’s performance experience includes TV appearances, Music Videos, Musical Theatre, along with various commercial and concert dance projects that have taken her around the world.
Bissonnette had the honor of appearing in a production number choreographed by Jim Cooney for Extreme Makeover Home Edition while studying at Broadway Dance Center in the Summer Intern Program. Bissonnette has also appeared in countless musical productions including: Footloose (Wendy Jo/Seven Angels Theatre), West Side Story (Riverside Theatre), The Wizard of Oz (Surflight Theatre), Hairspray (Brenda Shelly), The Music Man (Zaneeta Shinn), and The King and I (Eliza), just to name a few. Stephanie has also been featured in BCEFA East Bonnet Opening by Rommy Sandhu, and Broadway Bares 25 by Nick Kenkel. She has also been able to perform concert contemporary dance works by Kiesha Lalama, Ron Tassone, Bill T. Jones, Douglas Bentz and Garfield Lemonius. Her hip hop experience includes Telihana’s Music Video “All Night” and two private corporate functions for the NFL and Heinekin.