Faculty

Bailey Kanne

Meet Bailey Kanne About Bailey began dancing at the age of 7 in Carroll, Iowa. She trained competitively until her senior year of high school in all styles including hip hop, jazz, tap, ballet and contemporary.  She continued dancing through college, where she was a member of the Iowa State University dance team during her freshman year. Bailey had …

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Grace Cho

Meet Grace Cho About Grace is a Northern Virginia native and has been training in classical ballet, contemporary, modern, and jazz for 15 years at the CityDance Conservatory. She has received multiple awards and scholarships to prestigious programs such as Miami City Ballet School, Orlando Ballet School, Koresh Dance Company, GALLIM Dance, Spectrum Dance Theatre, …

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Sheldon Silvers

Meet Sheldon Silvers About Sheldon “YO SHELLZ” Silvers, a self made Entrepreneur/Artist from Washington D.C., started his journey dancing at the age 8. Growing up in many different dance communities in the DMV area has impacted his diversity as a dancer. With his early strong knowledge in foundational hip hop such as krumping, animation, tutting, …

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Paige Ensminger

Meet Paige Ensminger About Paige Ensminger, of Ashburn, VA, began dancing at the age of seven in London, England. She trained competitively for nine years in jazz, contemporary, ballet, tap and hip-hop at Studio Bleu Dance Center in Ashburn, Virginia. Paige attended the Virginia Governor’s School for dance and completed the Summer Professional Semester Program at …

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Calvin Brown

Meet Calvin Brown About Born and raised in the County Dade of Miami FL, Calvin Brown is currently a Washington D.C. based dancer and choreographer. He started his career as a young dancer for Miami Heat Jr. Jam Dancers and went on from there to train in the Just Kiddin’ Around ( JKA ) dance …

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Maria Jose

Meet Maria Jose About Since the age of 5 years old, Maria has always been dancing. Trained in classical ballet and jazz at a young age, Maria focused her college training on modern, lyrical, and some hip hop.    As a newly certified VXN instructor, Maria is now focused on making each and every dancer …

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Lindsay Gaudet

Meet Lindsay Gaudet About Lindsay, a graduate of the University of South Dakota, has been practicing yoga at studios across the United States for the past ten years. As a military spouse, she has shared her passion for yoga in Washington, Georgia, North Carolina, and Kansas prior to relocating to the National Capital Region. Lindsay is …

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Joey Sandy

Meet Joey Sandy About Joey is a professional dancer from Bristow, Virginia where he started dancing at the age of 14. He graduated from James Madison University in 2017, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree with a concentration in dance. After graduation, Joey landed his first professional job, completing three contracts as a dancer with …

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Lily Chong

Meet Lily Chong About Lily Chong began studying ballet, Broadway and Rhythm tap, and jazz in 2001 in Alexandria, VA. She started teaching ballet, Broadway tap, and jazz in 2013 and is certified to teach the Cecchetti ballet method. Lily graduated from George Mason University in 2019 with a B.S. in Kinesiology and a Minor …

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Victoria Manning

Meet Victoria Manning About Victoria has been dancing in a variety of styles since age 3. Growing up in New York she competed nationally in styles including tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hip-hop and pointe. Training with TKO Dance Academy in Ozone Park, New York, Victoria won several titles with her company’s competition team.  She continued …

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