Faculty

Dance Style
Azin founded Born 2 Dance Studio in August 2007.
Eve began dancing competitively in 2008 with the famous Hip Hop dance teams: All Star Adrenaline and All Star Legacy.
David has performed at the premier of ‘Dirty Dancing, Havana Nights’ for the Loewe’s Theater in Georgetown.
Dianamaria has choreographed and performed on stage with various European dance crews.
Belladonna is the creator of Bohemian Belly Dance, a Washington, DC-based Tribal Belly Dance troupe.
James has performed at the Echo Stage in Washington DC and The Fillmore in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Jason is a multi-talented artist with pursuits in both the music and dance fields. He has released several songs.
Jodeci is a multi-talented Hip Hop choreographer, dancer, and singer. She has performed with Disney and the Kennedy Center.
Katherine is an alumnus of the area’s well-recognized dance company, Culture Shock DC.
Katie received the “Outstanding Performer Award” from the prestigious Broadway Dance Center.
Laurence has been teaching Hip Hop, Jazz and Modern Dance since 2004. She has studied with Broadway Dance Center.
Manny is the founder and director of the popping crew “Kabuku”, which he established in 2006.
Reena has been working with children in a variety of environments over the last 12 years.
Victoria was a member of the first resident Born 2 Dance Studio Belly Dance company directed by Azin Mahoozi.
Odalys joined the Born 2 Dance Studio family on 2013, as a member of the student dance company Nehma.
Christina founded the dance crew Rennaissance, who performed a piece in Dusseldorf, Germany.
Jen fell in love with Zumba in 2011. She loves to challenge her students. She is trained in many dance styles.
Brian is one of the lead members of DaLinX Dance Troupe.
Laura choreographed multiple pieces for the dance ensemble of Montgomery County Community College.
Vessie is the principal dancer and choreographer with famed DMV company: Culture Shock DC.
Amanda has performed with the Richmond Ballet in various productions, including Romeo and Juliet and The Nutcracker.
Leila is trained in Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Kung Fu, and many different ethnic forms.
Ollie is the artistic director of youth company: Future Shock DC.
Michelle is known for her uber high-energy style in class, with an uncanny ability to hype up her students.
Zuzana has competed with one of the oldest dance teams in the Czech Republic, The Dance Team of Jarka Calabkova Ostrava.
Sara learned salsa under the tutelage of Rosita Palmer in 2005 while living in her native Puerto Rico.
Priti is trained in various dance styles including Bharatnatyam, Rumba, Samba, Cha Cha, Paso Doble, and Jive.
Berna is an award winning, respected instructor, choreographer and performer of Middle Eastern Dance.
Jenna performed as an ensemble dancer in University of Richmond’s production of Rent.
Shahana’s career dates back to the 1980s starting with the National Ballet of Finland. She has won national awards.
Juhee was selected as the Top Five Bollywood Dancers and is the lead choreographer for the fusion dance team at GWU.
Morgan was named an All-Star Dancer by the Universal Dance Association in 2005. She has performed with many DJs.
Tricha has danced with both local and nationally-ranked teams including GW Raas and DC Bhangra Crew.
Giddel began Salsa training in 2004 and has since expanded her training to include American Style Ballroom and more.
Misha has an extensive background in ballet, theatre performance, modern, and jazz dance for over 16 years.
Henry has learned Bachata under Rudi Lopez “EL Tiguere Del Mambo” and Bianca Derival as a member of Island Touch Dance Academy.