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  • Ms. Rachel

    Ms. Rachel

    Ms. Rachel started dancing at AOA at the age of 5, and was trained in ballet, tap, jazz, modern, flamenco, musical theater and contemporary. She was in our senior company […]

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  • Ms. Jordan

    Ms. Jordan

    Ms. Jordan has been dancing at Academy of Arts since the age of 4. She trained in ballet, pointe, jazz, modern, flamenco, musical theatre and tap. Ms. Jordan graduated from […]

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  • Ms. Lucia

    Ms. Lucia

    Ms. Lucia was born in Caracas Venezuela where she began her dance training under the age of six with French and Russian instructors Madame Jaqueline Locci and Irina Yvanova. Ms. […]

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  • Ms. Amanda

    Ms. Amanda

    Ms. Amanda has trained at Academy of Arts in ballet, pointe, jazz, modern, and musical theatre. She currently works in the front desk, our AfterCare program, and assists the teachers […]

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  • Ms. Dinorah

    Ms. Dinorah

    Ms. Dinorah was born in Venezuela on September 15. She began professional ballet at the age of nine, in Gustavo Franklin Ballet School. At the age of 14, she entered […]

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  • Ms. Joanna

    Ms. Joanna

    Ms. Joanna started studying art at a very young age. She concentrated on graphite pencil, pastel, watercolors, acrylics, and oils. She later completed her diplomas in Interior Design, Art Education, […]

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  • Ms. Miriam

    Ms. Miriam

    Ms. Miriam is a highly dedicated educational professional with an extensive experience as a primary Montessori teacher. She taught at Montessori Academy for 10 years. Ms. Miriam currently does individual […]

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  • Ms. Valeria

    Ms. Valeria

    Ms. Valeria is a Violinist from Guayaquil, Ecuador. She began her studies at the age of 7 at the National Conservatory of Music trained by “Antonio Neumane.” She has a […]

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  • Ms. Teresa

    Ms. Teresa

    A native of North Carolina, Ms. Teresa comes to us with versatility and expertise in dance and the business world. A professional for over 20 years, her credentials include 10 […]

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  • Mr. Tony

    Mr. Tony

    Mr. Tony began his training at the High School of Performing Arts and graduated as the Dance Award Recipient. He joined the Joffrey Ballet and three years later, became a […]

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