Founder & CEO, Director of Operations
Yvette received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance Theatre from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy. Yvette began her teaching career in 2010 teaching in all dance styles but specializing in Tumbling and Acrobatics. She is best known for touring with Grammy award-winning singer Miguelito, dancing professionally for Norwegian Cruise Line, dancing for Cristina Quinones and opening for recording artist Tyga at the BET Pre-Party Show. Yvette's most recent acting job was with Telemundo in the telenovela Terapia De Amor. Performed at the House of Blues, Universal City Walk and the Staples Center. Her experiences in the industry only make her more motivated to share all of her knowledge and experience with the new upcoming generation of performers! She plans to teach her students as many tools as she can to help shape them into their best selves!
Our Performance Team Coordinator Marina began her dance training at the age of five. Growing up she trained in ballet, contemporary, modern, lyrical, pointe, tap, jazz, hip hop and jazz funk. She has taken part in competition teams as well as a performance teams. At the age of 17, she decided to challenge her love for dance as a choreographer in multiple studios around the San Fernando Valley and has continued to do so for the past six years. She got the opportunity to coach a performance team for 4 years which gave her the experience to work with students of all ages. Marina continued her passion as a dancer by joining the Cal State Northridge Hip Hop team where she now is entering her second year on the team. She strongly believes in using dance as an outlet to express oneself while providing your aspiring dancer with the foundation to grow!
Born and raised in FL, Rayna started her training at the age of 16. She took hiphop at her local dance studio while learning jazz and contemporary in the dance program at her high school. This is also when Rayna started working at a family entertainment center. Graduating high school, she then received her AA in Business Administration and went on to study modern, ballet, tap, jazz, ballroom, and hiphop at University. This is when Rayna started teaching and has been ever since. She graduated with a BFA in Dance and started working as a recreation cast member for Disney. She then moved to L.A. to work in the dance and modeling industry. She has been training with L.A. industry teachers and choreographers ever since. She has danced for Morongo Casino, Under Armour, America’s Got Talent, Ray J. , as well as up and coming artists.
Dimitri Micalizzi began dancing at the age of nine at Jump Dance Center, where he trained in hip-hop, tap, contemporary and various other styles. For over five years Dimitri participated in competitions all over Southern California and won many high scoring awards. He received his bachelors from American Musical Dramatic Academy. Since then, he has choreographed and danced in music videos for up and coming artists and he has performed at the Lincoln Center Bruno Walter Auditorium in New York City with his own original choreography. He then came to LA to get his bachelors. Now he is signed with Clear Talent Group and now his first big show. “A Snow White Christmas” featuring Michelle Willams which toured to North Carolina and Pasadena.
Christopher Winston is a gifted singer/songwriter from Virginia. Influenced by his love of Pop, R&B, Gospel and Neo-Soul music, he has a smooth and warm vocal tone with a hint of soul. After moving to Los Angeles he began working behind the scenes with other creatives, artists and songwriters and now has dedicated his time to add value to the music industry. Christopher has been writing and singing from a young age and is always looking to share his knowledge and experience with other young musicians and artists. He received his Master’s in Entertainment Business from Full Sail University. Since then, he has worked and created music for up and coming artists along with creating his own projects. Christopher believes singing/songwriting is a great way to express yourself and to share your light with the world. His goal is clear help others unlock their greatness and walk boldly into their purpose!