I primarily teach a blend of West African dances and hip-hop. I began teaching in 2012 and have worked in Seattle area gyms and have traveled to Southern Mexico to teach as well.
My dance curriculum is built on teaching a strong basic step and fundamentals of rhythms in music. My main goal is to provide a safe and fun environment for students to express themselves through movement.
I am an enthusiastic musician with a talent for teaching. I have worked as a voice and piano teacher in Seattle for eight years. I was employed at The West Side Music Academy for over three years and am currently working on a Bachelors in Music Education at Seattle Pacific University. I am a huge believer in being a lifelong student! I have continued my music education throughout my adult life and have studied Jazz, Opera, Pop, Rock, Reggae, Blues, Soul, and Folk. As a pianist I began individual instruction at age 14, and have studied Jazz with Darius Willrich, Ryan Burns, Dan Kramlich and Mark Samson. I began singing and playing piano at age 5. I have been involved in school and church choirs including The Total Experience Gospel Choir, Seattle Pacific University Women's Choir, and ...
Hello! Thanks for checking out my page! My name is Krista, and I'm a musical theatre actress and teacher. I grew up in Renton and attended the University of Washington, where I earned my BA in Theatre and a minor in Education. Since then, I have gone on to perform in many of Seattle's best theatres, including Seattle Musical Theatre, Lyric Light Opera, At the Ridge Theatre, Second Story Repertory, and The 5th Avenue. I love performing and believe that there is nothing like being onstage and making an audience feel something through your performance! I have been teaching for many years at various theatre intensives and summer camps and currently teach dance, acting, and voice at two schools in the Renton area. I love people and love interacting with all ages! It is a joy to be ...
DANCE- PLEASE NOTE: I DO teach children, I'm not going to pay $20 that this site asks of me to do a background check in order to get minor clients! My day job is a nanny, of course my background is clean. See here for my nanny profile: https://www.care.com/p/bettyk266/cc I'm a well-rounded dancer who has studied disciplines including African, breakdance, hip hop, modern, bellydance, capoeira, yoga, and house dance since 2006. I focus on the ability to "listen" and hence enhance your musicality as a dancer. Having trained in massage therapy, I am also good at studying your body patterns and help you work on changing dysfunctional body patterns so that you look and feel good when you dance. So many teachers just try to teach their own style without acknowledging the students' ...
I can teach ballet, modern and improvisational dance.
My B.A. in English form Yale and twelve plus years of teaching and tutoring experience in language arts, literature, SAT verbal test preparation and college and graduate school essay writing offers highly-attuned, focused coaching as well as dramatic and speedy results. I work in a highly attuned manner to help gifted, highly sensitive, as well as special needs students reach their academic and personal goals. I work with students with cultural identity issues, including transnational Asian adoptees, bi-racial and bi-cultural students, as well as those on the autism spectrum.
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*A fusion of Dance Arts, Healing Arts, and Martial Arts, Nia is about you and your body – feeling at home with it whatever your shape, size or fitness level. Set to great music, Nia routines are choreographed yet focused on your body's unique way of moving with joy.
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Using specialized soft foam MELT rollers and/or small MELT Hand and Foot Technique balls, you will learn self-care techniques to find greater alignment, balance, and mobility.
No pain, all gain - and your dance will be greatly enhanced!
My name is Susan C. My business is "Subundance, and I work and play with kids, elders, and everyone in-between. I love to dance. As a dancer, I love learning about techniques that help me to move with more ease and joy... and then sharing those tools with others! Nia and The MELT Method Nia tools toward transformation that have helped me to feel more fit every year. I teach both modalities in both private and group settings. Exercise as fun? You bet! I look forward to helping you reach your goals. ------------- Here’s what folks are saying about my classes, workshops & private sessions: “This was the best hour and a half that I have spent in a long time. Susan is well informed, professional and very enthusiastic about teaching the MELT Method Intro to Hand and Foot ...
With over 10 years of experience teaching acting and dance to all ages, I offer positive, professional, results driven classes.
Available for private instruction in acting, ballet, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, modern, hip hop, musical theatre. Recent choreography and instruction at Action Dance (4 years) and the Boys & Girls Clubs of South Puget Sound (4 years) where I taught over 600 classes per year and staged an average of six dances each for in studio and on stage performances multiple times per year. Past choreography for Tacoma Little Theater, Stadium High School, Annie Wright School, Whittier Elementary, Lowell Elementary, Gonzaga University, Girl Scouts of America, and more. NYU Tisch School of the Arts honors graduate, BFA, Theater.
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