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Jordan W.

75 Reviews
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Starting at $70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Dance from Tessandra Chavez (Emmy winner; Dancing with the Stars)
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Jordan W.

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Hello! I am a teacher of twelve years who continues to choreograph, teach, and perform around the world. I am involved in the industry as a dancer, performer, choreographer, teacher, model, and actor. I have experience in many areas of dance including hip hop/urban, jazz, contemporary, tap, and more. Additionally, I am a multifaceted performer and teacher, having experience in theater, character, circus, and clowning. I am versatile, yet specialized and have a lot of to offer my students.

My classes are customized to my students so they may get the maximum benefit out of working together. Since having fun is crucial to learning, I like to have a good time with students in my class. I am outgoing, I love to dance, and I am passionate about sharing my experience with those who are eager to learn!

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***ALL LESSONS AVAILABLE ONLINE!*** Learn to move and improve, gain confidence, get in shape, and have fun doing so! Whether you are a beginner or just looking to refine your existing process and skills, I'm here to help you reach your goals!--It's what I do, and I love it (= I am an educ

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Nicole M.
Awesome teacher and so much fun
Arjun Sood
Our company Alignment Healthcare has been taking advantage of Take Lesson's dance classes for several months now, instructed virtually by Jordan Wentz. We have tried various types (burlesque, wedding dance, hip hop and more) and Jordan has done a terrific job with all of them! Our employees including myself have provided positive feedback all around and look forward to her lessons after the long work days, it has served as a perfect way to have active fun while learning new skills. Definitely recommend as the pace can be suitable and adjusted for different experience levels! We plan to continue with Jordan as our instructor with different courses each time.
Natalie
I thoroughly enjoyed working with Jordan Wentz, not only did she help resurrect my acting dreams from the grave, but she as well, with the proper tools given, helped me get all that much closer to the stage, and for that I am forever thankful.
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Juliet M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • BFA in Dance from SUNY Purchase College
  • Awarded Adopt A Dancer Scholarship from SUNY Purchase College
  • Teaching since 2013
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Juliet M.

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Hi, my name is Juliet Mazzola! I began my ballet training at the Berkshire Dance Theater in Massachusetts. I have spent summers studying at the Boston Ballet School, Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet, The Joffrey Ballet School, Colorado Ballet, BalletX, Arch Contemporary Ballet, and The Workshop Series. I also studied as a Trainee at the Joffrey Ballet School in NYC my senior year of high school. In 2018, I graduated from The Conservatory of Dance at SUNY Purchase College with a BFA in Dance and a Concentration in Ballet. While studying at Purchase I spent a semester abroad at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. I have performed many works by various renowned artists including George Balanchine, Gerald Arpino, Silas Farley, Stephen Pier, Michelle Thompson Ulerich, Bettijane Sills, Iratxe Ansa and Taryn Russell. I began my professional career in 2018 as a Company Artist with Ballet Hartford. For the 2019 season, myself and seven other professional dancers co-founded and ...

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I am a professional dancer with a BFA in Dance and a Concentration in Ballet from The Conservatory of Dance at SUNY Purchase College. I have danced professionally with two contemporary ballet companies, Ballet Hartford and New England Ballet Collective. I have worked with and performed alongside re

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Jaime S.

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Starting at $27
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jaime S.

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We have a relaxed, fun-filled atmosphere while also promoting a positive learning environment.

The one of a kind Adult program, focuses on your individual needs. Whether you have never danced before or want to get back into it, you will definitely get a work-out. The primary focus is to provide quality instruction while gently pushing you past your comfort zone. We offer small in person classes to ensure social distancing. All students are required to wear masks as well as maintain a 6 foot distance.

Private lessons are available.

The Adult program includes:
Ballet: Beginner and Intermediate (Wednesdays)

Tap: Beginner and Intermediate (Sundays)

We look forward to hearing from you, please let us know if you have any additional questions.

About Jaime

I am a Dance instructor with over 20 years of experience. My specialty is Tap but I am a classically trained dancer who has taught students of varying ages in the areas of Ballet, Tap, and Jazz. I am also the proud owner of Soles in Rhythm, a percussive Adult Tap Company that specializes in providi

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Emily M.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • Awarded Duckett Award for Artistic and Academic Excellence from University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music
  • BFA Musical Theater from University of Cincinnati- College Conservatory of Music
  • Teaching since 2014
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Emily M.

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A professional dancer myself, I strive to bring my experience and expertise into each lesson. We will begin with a physical warm up, followed by floor work and some choreography. Each lesson is crafted specifically with the student's unique goals in mind. I believe the best learning environment is a positive and supportive one, and I strive to truly help my students understand dance technique, while having a good time.

About Emily

Emily M. is a professional actor, singer and dancer and experienced teacher available for online lessons worldwide teaching subjects ranging from voice to yoga and many other fitness and arts classes. Emily has been in the performing arts for over 15 years and teaching for the last 6 years. Exte

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Naveen
Well organized yoga and conditioning lessons. Very patient with new students and strives to bring out the best from them.

Would not hesitate to recommend Emily.
Lisa
Emily's background in musical theater is perfect for teaching our 10-year-old daughter! We signed her up for jazz to help her with choreography. We love that Emily teaches routines with Broadway music. She has also been very responsive by email, and Emily tailored our lessons to best fit our daughter.
Claudia
Emily is a wonderful yoga teacher and I look forward to every class! She is motivating, kind, patient and fun!
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Margo K.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Russian, English
  • Teaches students Male: 10 to 35; Female: 10 to 50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Margo K.

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I have been teaching dance for over 12 years. My students have won many competitions and some of them even passed tough exams to enter Dance Academy programs, colleges and universities. I am very passionate about teaching dance and finding the right "key" to every student. I believe that all of us are different in the way we process new information, the way we learn, memorize, get motivated, and progress. I believe in order to get maximum result in such complex craft as dance there has to be a balance between having fun and having discipline. Each class has a set structure, short-term goals, and long-term goals, and of course, we do have fun. I love my profession, I love teaching and figuring out how to achieve the greatest result with that particular student by applying aspects of sports psychology on top of standard methods, and I love seeing my students fall in love with the craft and achieve great results.

About Margo

I am a professional dancer, choreographer, actress and director. Born and raised in Moscow, Russia I started dancing at 4 years old. I graduated from Moscow State College of Arts in 2008 as a choreographer. In the United States, I studied different dance styles (hip-hop, house, tap, vogue, jazz-fun

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Kate
I didn't expect that I'll start to dance hip hop so quick. I've been dancing ballet since I was 3, now I'm 14. I never had any hip hop training. Transition to hip hop was very challenging in the beginning but within a month of training with Margo I started dancing hip hop very well, better than most of my friends who've done it for a long time! Thank you Margo!!!
Penny
Margo is a wonderful teacher! She corrected my technique in no time, helped me figure out why I just couldn't do certain things (pirouettes). I love working with her, learning from her, she is very patient with me and always finds the right words to motivate me. I am very pleased

Jordan J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 to 40
  • Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Santa Monica College
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Jordan J.

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I have taught and choreographed professionally for almost 8 years, and started dancing 21 years ago. I am passionate about teaching the technique to dancing, but also how to move their body with style. I have trained and worked with some of the top choreographers in LA and have a large amount of experience in the dance industry. I can teach jazz, technique, hip hop, jazz funk, lyrical, and contemporary.With a background in yoga, I ensure you are listening to your body to prevent injuries and having proper form. I love to help kids and adults build their confidence, brand themselves as dancers, and give them top training with the years of knowledge I have.

About Jordan

I was a professional dancer for 5 years in Los Angeles, and recently moved to San Diego to teach dance at the studios down here! I have worked with some of the top choreographers in Los Angeles such as: Travis Wall, Jojo Gomez, Andre Fuentes, Steve Ewing, D-Trix, Megan Batoon, etc. I currently wo

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Average Cost of Dance Lessons in Happy Valley, OR

The average cost of 60-minute dance lessons in Happy Valley is $86. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $134 per hour.
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$64 average
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"Fun experience, can’t wait to learn more"
Jessie
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Tanya was so incredible and made me really feel comfortable!"
Maria Corrigan
Took Dance lessons from Tanya A.
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"My English is not perfect but she knows how can she get what you mean :) She's patient, has good technique, and an outgoing personality. I highly recommend!! So far I've only had 3 lessons with her but I booked a few more so I can continue to grow as a dancer. I am so glad to chose her. I am so thankful her to make me fell better."
Talia
Took Dance lessons from Arlys A.
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"Best instructor ever! We had so much fun, were not intimidated she made us feel comfortable and no question was off limits. We’re so excited for next lesson!!"
Lena
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"Teresa is an incredibly knowledgeable and considerate teacher! We took ten Salsa lessons with her, coming in with no dancing experience and leaving feeling comfortable and confident showing off a myriad of awesome moves! We would highly recommend her!"
Alec
Took Dance lessons from Teresa V.
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"Sasha is a wonderful teacher who is very good at breaking down each dance so that even a very inexperienced student can learn and feel confident."
Ann
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"My experience with Crystal has been amazing!! Crystal expertise in technical, ballet, liturgical, jazz, hip hop, and African dance is out of this world. Crystal took her time to show me (at the time a non dancer) all of those dances and now I am no longer a beginner!! Now Crystal has asked me to travel with her to several dance conferences. We have also done a few routines together! One of the venues was at the Phillips Arena!! AMAZING!"
Vonne Robinson
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Awesome instructor, Jordan made me feel comfortable, and I’m pretty much incapable of dancing - I leaned a bunch of cool stuff in just the first lesson. I’m excited to continue learning."
Matthew
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Crystal is a great instructor. She is very knowledgeable and knows how to convey that knowledge. She is very patient with me and is passionate about what she does. Looks like i’ve chosen the right instructor!"
Chris
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Sasha was very easy to work with and picked a just right starting point for me! I look forward to good things to come!"
Darlene
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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