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Meg G.

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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2005
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Meg G.

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I love working with movers from all levels and backgrounds (beginners welcome)! Have been a modern/contemporary dancer for 23 years, and specialize in a mind-body wellness approach. As a Certified Life Coach, I take great care with my dancer's mental wellbeing and connection to the body. Not just in HOW you move, but in creating a safe space and judgement free zone. I offer "calming movement" techniques, empowered choreography, and have an approachable, fun and friendly teaching style.

Most of all I want you to be comfortable in Your body and find the joy in moving. My background is in Limon technique, breath focused awareness and even a little twerking thrown in to shake things up. I went to a performing arts high school and took classes in jazz, West African, hip hop, ballet and yoga. Alignment and enjoyment are both necessary keys to success! I have a keen editing eye, and am happy to help with Performance Coaching if you're working on a piece and want some feedback.

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About Meg

I love helping people feel safe, at ease and in love with moving their bodies. I started dancing at 11, and trained with a pre-professional modern dance company in Atlanta, and danced in NYC in the summers. I learned early on I was more interested in a hybrid dance model that engaged my body, mind a

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Saron
Meg is an exceptional dance instructor! She has helped me learn out how to move in a way where I feel alive, fully self-expressed and beautiful. A+++
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Jared H.

35 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Industry & Freestyle Hip Hop Workshop from Monsters of Hip Hop
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Jared H.

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I've been a Hip-hop dancer for 10 years and have training from Beyonce, Justin Bieber, & Usher's choreographers. I'll have you looking like a Step Up dancer in no time! I specialize in popping, waving, gliding, isolations, and tutting with an emphasis on musicality.

You'll learn the foundation of Hip-hop movements then how to perform choreography and freestyle, so you can adapt the moves to any song. We'll learn a different piece of unique choreography every lesson while going through each element of the routine at your own pace.

About Jared

I've been dancing for 12 years and teaching for 5. I currently teach at 6 different studios and give regular private lessons to various students. I've taken workshops and classes from the best dancers in the industry today including Matt Steffanina, Kyle Hanagami, Alexander Chung, Marty Kudelka, Jaq

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My daughter had fun while working hard. Jared has a great demeanor and energy. I wouldn't have looked for online lessons prior to Covid, so it is one positive development.
Deen G.
My son had a great first lesson with Jared!!
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Jennifer V.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Third Place Performer from Torch Music Fest
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Jennifer V.

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This dance course is focused on movement for actors. You will learn very beginner movements inspired by yoga and modern dance techniques. We can use this as movement therapy as well. I want you to feel and love your bodies at the end of it. I am very good at coaching choreography or a dance you need help on.

About Jennifer

Lehman College, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Graduate! I am a Musical Theatre Performer. I perform all the time and believe that learning new and different techniques including warm-ups are of importance when it comes to the art of performing. I teach singing, acting and other subjects too, check them ou

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Marcia
I am learning to speak Spanish with Jennifer. She’s so patient and very thorough. She ensures understanding of the material before moving on. Even her tests are fun. Not only is she a wonderful teacher, she’s very caring and kind. I look forward to my classes. 100% recommend!
Ànya-Rose H.
She made our 1st experience amazing! We will sign up with Jennifer again. She is very talented, takes her time with our daughter. We couldn’t have asked for a better voice coach and actor.
Jose Piedra
Great experience, very patient and informative.
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Lauren C.

3 Reviews
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  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Lauren C.

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Riverdance! Lord of the Dance!...Have you ever wanted to learn how to Irish dance but couldn't find lessons near you or maybe felt intimidated to dance in front of others while you're learning?...Maybe finding the time in your busy schedule has been challenging?...I can help! : )
I have been teaching for over 25 years and I am both a certified Irish dance instructor (T.C.R.G.) and adjudicator (A.D.C.R.G.). I have created a successful online learning program that incorporates weekly online class sessions with support instructional videos and music that you can access at times that work for you! It is a self-paced online learning system that moves with you, not ahead of you, where you will find encouragement and accountability while setting goals and meeting bench marks as you journey through Irish dance, music, history and culture.
You will start with the basics of what makes Irish dance "look Irish" and you will explore the various rhythms and movements that have captivated ...

About Lauren

Lauren hails from Oregon where she was a Rose Festival Princess and Miss Teen of Oregon. Trained in musical theater before applying her talents to Irish dancing. she has appeared on "Prime Time Country" and "Live at the Grand Ole Opry", danced with the Chieftains, Natalie MacMaster, Gaelic Storm an

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Isabella
Lauren is THE BEST and I am so grateful I found such a gem of a dance teacher. I am a professional dancer in Los Angeles who had only taken a few Irish dance classes before I started working with Lauren online in April. With her help, I have learned SO much in only 4 months, and recently passed the first 6 Irish grade exams. She is so patient, encouraging, fun, and her online learning portal and videos are immensely helpful for learning virtually. I could not recommend her enough!
Elizabeth and John Le
Lauren is terrific. Our daughter absolutely enjoys her classes.
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Sam T.

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Starting at $75
  • Speaks
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 8 to 88
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Sam T.

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Certified dance teacher and coach facilitating growth and the development of sound technique from principles rooted in the classical foundations. Through discipline, strength, versatility and refinement an enhanced experience and efficiency of movement is an evident outcome.

About Sam

I'm a classically trained dancer with a science degree focused in Kinesiology. I've performed and toured throughout Europe, Canada and the US. Company credits include American Repertory Ballet-NJ, Elisa Monte Dance-NYC and The Metropolitan Opera Ballet-NYC. My passion for dance paved the way toward

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Mariia U.

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  • Teaches students 3 to 80
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mariia U.

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Mariia Usanina started dancing at the age of 4. She has won several titles, including U.S national titles, in Latin and ballroom dancesport styles. She also represented Russia in the 10-dance championship.
Mariia specialize in social and competitive ballroom dance for all ages. Whether you seek the best training for competition, or just a fun way to get fit and learn some new steps, she will help you reach your goal. She will teach you effective technique, and styling, for all levels in the multiple styles of dance.

About Mariia

Mariia Usanina Is a nationally and internationally recognized and acclaimed Russian dancer and choreographer who established a distinguished career as a result of her exceptional level of talent and ability. She has been in the Russian dance industry for about 20 years. Her exceptional talent a

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Average Cost of Dance Lessons in Menlo Park, CA

The average cost of 60-minute dance lessons in Menlo Park is $96. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $140 per hour.
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"Very inspiring and ebergetic!!! Very happy!"
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Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Crystal is an amazing dance instructor. We had our first session and it was a success. My daughter absolutely loves and adores her... Her skills and techniques for dance is magnificent."
Chloee
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Jordan is a great instructor. My daughter has enjoyed her private lessons."
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Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Excellent person and good teacher"
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Took Dance lessons from Deirdre T.
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"The instructor made it inspite of a major thunderstorm, my child enjoyed the lesson!"
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Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"She’s awesome! I’ve learned a lot in a short period of time already"
Robert
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Working with Kelly has been a lot of fun. She listens well and tailors her instructions very well. When I have needed additional review she is very patient and supportive. She is a positive person which is a good thing when you are trying to learn new things. I recommend her highly."
Ed
Took Dance lessons from Kelly G.
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"Great step by step instructions"
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Took Dance lessons from Grace M.
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"I enjoyed it. Very nice. Very patient."
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Took Dance lessons from Melissa Rose S.
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"Gina is amazingly dedicated, both to the material she teaches and to her students. She's knowledgeable and encouraging. I engaged her to teach ballet to me and a friend who was trying to use dance to work through some body issues. Gina navigated a tricky situation - two students at different levels, one with psychological barriers - beautifully, and we both learned loads. Definitely get her to teach you things!"
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