Amanda is no stranger to the the performing arts industry. She's been performing since the age of 4 years old, and is trained in dance and theater. Amanda attended Renaissance School of Arts, and is currently in her Junior year of college at University of Phoenix, where she is getting her BS in Forensic Psychology.
Steve completed his M.F.A. in Dance from the University of California, Irvine in 2015. There his emphasis was in Dance and Technology, and he created works that centered around issues of diversity and equality. Steve has a B.A, in Studio Art, with a minor in Arts Education, at the University of California, Los Angeles. He has earned several degrees and awards at Cerritos and Cypress College.
Steve Rosa. Dance Director
Pancho Chavez, Hip Hop Instructor
Kymberli Boynton, Director
Maha Afra, Dance Director
Amanda Wellcome, Dance Instructor
Kymberli has over 40 years experience in the Performing Arts and Education field. She is well rounded in Dance, Music, Vocals and Theater. Kymberli has performed in various casinos throughout the Las Vegas area, is backup dancer for Paula Abdul's "Knocked Out" video, and many more. Kymberli was trained and mentored by Whitney Houston's Aunt, Ms. Marlene Dove and has since worked with several celebrities in various capacities of the entertainment world. Kymberli holds an AA in Journalism, BA in Liberal Arts, MA in Education and Psychology and is currently in the Applied Music Program at Cypress College as well as President for the Patron of the Arts for Cypress College. Kymberli teaches the Vocal, Beginning Piano and Theater courses for PPAA.
Josh has been training in martial arts consistently for the last eleven years, most of that spent at a traditional, power-style Tae Kwon Do school. He's also trained in boxing and kick-boxing, and has taught himself kung fu. When he worked as an instructor at his school, he oversaw the training of hundreds of students, many of which got their black belts and ranged between the ages of five and eighteen
Maha is an accredited, dancer, teacher and choreographer. Currently Ms. Afra is a professor of dance at Cypress College, and chair of the Dance Department. She has a B.A. and an M.F.A. in Dance from University of California, Irvine as well as a B.S. in Biology and an M.S. in Human Morphology/Genetics from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon.