Co-DIRECTOR | iNSTRUCTOR
Shay has had training in Classical Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, Swing Dance and has touched on various other dance styles.
She has choreographed shows as well as performed in several local community theater productions over the past 20 years.
Shay enjoys teaching at Talbot Elementary School, working with Babies and Toddlers at the United Church of Gainesville, performing at the Hoggetowne Medieval Faire, being a mom and raising Guide Dogs for Southeastern Guide Dogs.
Photo by John Bollinger Photography
Co-director | instructor
Karin Baker is a multi-award-winning dancer, instructor, and, choreographer based in North Central Florida
With almost a decade of experience, Karin is constantly continuing her dance education by being a student first, teacher second. She believes that no matter your level, there is always something you can learn.
She has been trained in many genres of dance under the instruction of master dancers.
Her main priority when teaching is to focus on proper technique, versatility, creativity, rhythm, and discipline.
In 2017 she received her ATS ® General Skills Classic certification under the direction of Carolena Nericcio.
PHOTO BY THE DANCERS EYE/CARRIE MEYER
Photo by David LOVE PHOTOGRAPHY
Photo By John Bollinger PHotography