Bio: Sam Reidy AKA Zone grew up dancing in the Bay Area starting as a young kid. He is an active member of the culture and loves to cypher, compete and perform. Sam practices the styles Popping, Hip Hop and House. He loves teaching and working with kids. His main goal is to help each kid find their own voice as a dancer and artist, while having as much fun as possible. Sam believes the main goals in dance should be fun, and learning about and developing your self.
Bio: Devyn Cottrell runs a Youth Dance Company in Nevada City, CA for ages six and older and teaches for Youth Programs in the bay area as well. She has danced for companies all across California and Colorado, where she is from. For her adult classes, Devyn puts a heavy emphasis on working out while having a great time. Her classes are full of booty bumps, high fives and accessible movement technique. For Devyn, dance is not only about the marriage of body and music, but a way to be fantastically human together, as a sweaty collective!
AMY LEE DANYA
Bio: Amy Lee Danya is a passionate dancer and teacher. She began studying dance at the young age of three. She has trained in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Contemporary, Lyrical, Musical Theatre and Hip-hop. As a young dancer, Amy performed and traveled around the world, dancing with the "Stars at Sea" cruise performer program, as well as performing in the St. Patrick's Day parade in Ireland. As a teacher, Amy has 18 years of experience teaching children from ages 2.5 through 18 years old. Amy has trained and choreographed many of the top national winning dancers and teams in the bay area. One of her most prestigious awards being the “Choreographer of the Year” at the west coast KAR national finals in July of 2016. Amy’s teaching style emphasizes strength, technique and musicality, as well as, self-confidence and discipline. Professionally, Amy holds her Bachelors of Arts Degree in Early Childhood and Adolescent Development, with an emphasis on education. Her goal as a teacher is to fuse together her knowledge on the development and education of young children with her love and passion for dance and movement.
Execution (Hip Hop)
Bio: Hey guys my name is Loryn Barbosa. I’ve been dancing for almost 8 years now. I’ve helped out with some artist development projects. As well as worked with Nef the phraroah, performed at the BET Experience, i also danced for gospel singer tye tribet for BET. Opened up for Adrian marcel and Tank ! Super excited to spread my growth and knowledge with you guys
New Style Hustle (Partner Dancing)
Bio: Robyn Baltzer is a Bay Area native who just moved back to the Bay Area after residing in NYC for 9 years where she pursued a dance career(Cirque Du Soleil), co-founded a dance movement(New Style Hustle) and opened a dance studio(The Spot Dance Center). She is happy to be back in the Bay and continuing to share her knowledge of New Style.