The Sunnyside School

About Us

Whitney Stone
A gifted actor, singer, dancer, and choreographer, she is based in Manhattan, and her many talents have been showcased at renowned venues spread across the five boroughs.

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She received her BFA in Theater Arts Performance and a dance minor from Hofstra University where she studied an impressive range of classical and temporary theatrical styles as well as acting for TV and film. She has received many an accolade for her work as choreographer for the Hofstra University Department of Drama and Dance and is proud to have been twice offered the opportunity to return to her alma mater to contribute her choreographic skills post grad.

Whitney is a highly qualified drama and dance instructor with 16 years of experience working with children. She has been on staff with several youth theatrical programs and summer camps in her state of Massachusetts, and she worked recently as a dance instructor with Fit 4 Life NYC, teaching creative movement within the New York Charter School system. She is a faithful student to the acting method named for creator, Sanford Meisner, as well as continuing to train with the school at the Mark Morris Dance Group. Whitney finds great joy in cultivating the next generation of actors; her classes are informative, challenging, and most of all, fun.

John Febb-Fevelo
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John Febb-Fevelo is a devoted and talented Accompanist, Soloist, and Production Pianist and Vocalist. While singing solo in Sacred Heart's grammar school choir before graduation, he was recruited to accompany musical theater and glee club at St. Peters which is now his alumni high school. Along with other schools and theater groups, John's foundation for musicianship was being formed at an early age. Coming from the popular Febb family of musicians, there was a clear path for the future within his vision. After attending Wagner and The College of Staten Island John graduated with a B.S. degree in Music Education and Business. After engaging in many areas of music successfully including writing and recording, John settled on his current business The SunnySide School now in operation for 26 years. At the school, his love and proficiency for music is reflected in the quality of the school's musicals and recitals. In addition to being the school's founder, John is the musical director for the theater group and is a piano and voice instructor. He has children of his own, and after a lifetime of working with young people, he is able to provide a safe and fun learning environment for all.