Michelle Patterson, Instructor
Ms. Michelle’s passion for dance began at the age of 5. She has been a teacher/choreographer for more than 20 years in South Florida with experience teaching Jazz, tap, contemporary and ballet for all levels and styles. She started performing at local events and competitions by the age of 10. Her love for dance continued through high school where she was captain of the dance team. She continued on to University of the Arts in Philadelphia and later transferred and graduated from New World School of the Arts in Miami, Fl with a Bachelors of Arts in dance. She has since performed with La Mystique and Chase dance companies travelling locally and nationally to Chicago and Los Angeles for corporate events. She is recognized for best choreography awards for petite and large jazz/tap routines for local and national competitions. Her love for teaching dance has brought a positive experience for all her students and has given them the confidence and strength to do what they enjoy the most.