Faculty

The quality of instruction is critical to our success. Classes are focused on technique through perfomance. Our instructors include:

  • Degreed Instructors: Bachelor’s in Dance Performance and Fine Arts Entrepreneurship (Jazz, Ballet, and Tap.), Cultural Anthropology, and Health and Science. 
  • Training/Performing with Missouri Ballet Theatre, Alvin Ailey, Paul Taylor, ABT, Joffrey Ballet, Kansas City Ballet, Pittsburg Ballet, Ballet Midwest, Boston Ballet, Broadway Dance Center, Steps on Broadway, Dance Space, Cirque Du Soleil, South Bay Ballet, St. Louis Ballet, Webster Dance Theater, Sonshine Performing Arts, Ashleyliane Dance Co., “So You Think You Can Dance”, COCA, and more…
  • Professional and Pre-professional Dance Company Experience; Missouri Ballet Theatre, South Bay Ballet Company, TigerStyle Crew/IdolEscense
  • Director works with High School Show Choirs, Stages, and more! 
  • Founder works with Winter Guard/Color Guards for movement quality
  • High School and Collegiate Dance Team members and coaches
  • USAG Gold and Silver Medalist in Acrobatic Gym
  • National Dance/Cheer Competition Judges
  • United Cheer Association-All Star Awards
  • National American Miss Choreographers
  • Dancer of the Year 2015 Dance America/Olympus
  • Walt Disney World Resort

Ongoing Guest Faculty/Choreographers, and Master Classes Include:

  • Master Classes in Musical Theatre (various artists from broadway tours)
  • SEMO Dept Guest Classes
  • Missouri Contemporary Ballet Company
  • St. Louis Ballet Company members
  • Missouri Ballet Theatre members
  • Dave Scott
  • Christina Grady
  • Zandra and Aly Moss Thomas
  • Rosero McCoy
  • Willdabeast
  • Janelle Ginestra
  • CJ Salvador
  • Jeremy Finney
  • Mikaylah Harp
  • Lexi Hodell
  • Johnny Phimphasone
  • Wizdom Choreographer
  • DMAC Sandoz
  • Ryan Rose
  • Adam Sage
  • Robert Philander
  • Mario Velez
  • Sabrina McField
  • Natalie Gilmore
  • Ashley Tate
  • Yusuf Nasir
  • Jeremy Strong
  • Kaelynn "KK" Gobert-Harris
  • Jaira Miller
  • Phlex
  • Isaac Atafua Tualaulelei
  • Valery Lantratov (ballet master)
  • Jill Powell (tv and broadway actress, and our first Master Class Summer Intensive ever! :) )
  • and more....