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Gerri G. Sherman Oaks, CA

About Gerri

My musical career has taken me around the globe from Japan, to the Caribbean as well as numerous cities in the U.S. and Europe! A New York City native, I graduated James Madison University's renowned music program, and began work in musical theatre, playing such roles as Z.’s Favorite in The national tour of “The Will Roger’s Follies, Sandy in “Grease,” and Velma Von Tussle in “Hairspray” regionally, to name a few. I then went on to tour the world with a cabaret show opening for legends such as Nell Carter and Neil Sedaka, and it has been a fantastic journey so far! Throughout my career, I have had the opportunity to sing most genres of music from gospel to pop and have a passion for encouraging students in their talents, singing the styles of music they love! I believe we are all so

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Vivienne V. October 30, 2013
Singing
Verified Student
Great instructor

Gerri is a great teacher as she brings out the best efforts in our daughter (who often approaches new ideas/people/activities with trepidation). She helps our daughter understand her lessons in a very clear and absorbable fashion. We highly recommend her.
SAIDAH N. Canoga Park, CA

Have you always wanted to learn how to groove? Want to understand what it means to dance from your soul? We all have rhythm, our very heartbeat is the cause of a rhythm. Take lessons from me and I will show you that you really do know how to bust a move! Let's groove to the music together!

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Henry L. West Hills, CA

Provided class and private instruction for Latin Ballroom styles and created a social dancing technique to teach in weekly workshops at various universities.

About Henry

I have been tutoring students of all ages, including those in elementary school and high school, for over 8 years. Teaching and helping students understand and be intrigued by the gears behind the world we live in has always been a fun and exciting way to spend my day. I look at math problems not with the drive for a solution but with a focus on what questions needs to be answered. The process is particularly important and that is what I try to help the students focus on. During my time studying at CSUN I spent two summers preparing incoming college freshman for university level math, where I used a question oriented approach to help a class of students become better prepared for the rigors of mathematics at the college level.

Tara B. North Hollywood, CA

I've been dancing for 16 years! I'm trained in many styles including hip hop, musical theater, ballet, tap, and jazz. If you need help with a combo, or just want to get better at grooves, I'm here for you. I like to let the students tell me what they need to work on and I will cater my teaching towards them!

About Tara

I am an actress, singer, and dancer. I've trained in many styles of dance ever since I was three years old. I've done theater and television/film acting for 10 years. I've done many workshops and you can now look me up online! When I was in High School, that's when I started teaching kids dance and acting. I love the arts and I would love to share it with you!

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Kirsten W. February 17, 2015
Dance · In studio
I've danced with Tara in many musical theater productions where she was quick to pick up choreography and break material down to help others better understand and catch on to the movements. She is extremely educated in all forms of dance, and is very creative with her own choreography. She's extremely fun and spirited. Highly recommend!
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Michael T. January 29, 2015
Music Performance · In home
Terrific teacher! Tara is a fantastic dance instructor. She's sweet and instructive, which makes you love learning from her. She choreographed multiple dance numbers in past theatre productions as well as dance classes I've been in. She has also helped me prepare my songs for 'The X Factor', making me understand my voice in multiple ways. I HIGHLY recommend you take lessons from her!!
Maria W. North Hollywood, CA

Let me help you enjoy music more with your body!:) learn how to move, groove and use your body. I've been teaching hip hop dance/freestyle/choreography over 5 years now. Setting up your goal first, what do you want to achieve then I will make a individual class just right for you. Beginner to advanced students welcome!

About Maria

Maria W is a Dancer/Choreographer/Freestyler originally from Tokyo Japan. Graduated International Student Visa Program at Broadway Dance Center in New York City. She trained Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary and House Dance. She was on tour with Britney Spears "Femme Fatale World Tour". Also she danced for many celebrity artists such as Katy Perry, Chris Brown, Ariana Grande, Jason Derulo and Rihanna. She has also has a passion to teach and create art through her choreography.

Meagan W. North Hollywood, CA

I've graduated with a BFA degree in Dance so my knowledge of technique and teaching it properly is extensive. It's important to address the basics no matter what the level of dancer because it is the root and base of more complex techniques. If the root isn't perfected the growth won't occur. My goals would change depending on the personal goals of the student. It's my goal that each student is able to grow in a comfortable, judgement free atmosphere and embrace true confidence!

About Meagan

Hello! I am a BFA Dance Major from Point Park University. While in Pittsburgh, I taught and choreographed for The Dance Conservatory of Pittsburgh and CLO’s Academy. I'm from Dallas, Texas and attended Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts where I discovered my love for choreography. Since moving to Los Angles, I have been apart of Muse Dance, The Narrative and FBK companies. I also became a RAWartisit and qualified as a semifinalists for my choreography. I'm happy to work with dancers of all levels especially if they have the passion and willingness to grow. I'm willing to set choreography for solos ( at a different price) for competition or recital seasons. My privates are dirtied specifically to the dancers needs. Improv growth? Flexibility training? ...

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