Meet Your Instructor: Jaclyn Mason

Jaclyn Mason

Jaclyn Mason, a Quincy, IL native, has been a proud Seattle dweller for almost two years. In 2015, Jaclyn graduated with a BFA in Dance and a certificate in Business Entrepreneurship from Webster University in St. Louis, MO.

Shortly after graduating and getting married, she and her husband moved to Seattle. As an avid mover she enjoys dancing, barre, rock climbing, hiking, and yoga, to name a few. She is currently a freelance dance artist doing project-based work and a dance instructor at All That Dance.

Jaclyn first discovered barre after taking a class from her friend, Olivia. She quickly became hooked and received her training and certification from the International Ballet Barre Fitness Association. Jaclyn’s barre class is a high energy, full body workout; guaranteed to make you sweat as you move through a creative integration of ballet, pilates, and yoga!

My fitness philosophy: Fitness is not merely about the work of the physical body, it is about the total integration and overall wellness of the whole self—body, mind and spirit.


When you aren’t at CFit, what do you do?
I am a professional dancer, dance instructor, and work as part of the office staff at All That Dance.

How did you discover Barre and what do you love most about it?
I discovered barre through taking my friend’s class at Emerald City Athletics! I love barre because it incorporates three of my favorite fitness modalities.
What’s your favorite way to spend a day or night off?
My favorite way to spend the day off would involve taking a dance class in the morning and then having brunch at Toulouse Petit with my husband. After that we would go to Olympic Sculpture Park because I love being outside. We would go rock climbing in the evening and end the night by watching Netflix with our cat.

What is something not many people know about you? 
Although I have been a dancer my whole life I have never broken a bone or been severely injured.

If you could instantly master any skill/superpower/talent/knowledge, what would it be?
This is a hard question. However, the first thing that came to my mind was the TV show, Criminal Minds. The show is about the behavioral analysis unit of the FBI. I have always been interested in psychology and body language. I find it so interesting how studying behavior and the psychology of a killer leads the characters to catch them. I specifically love the character Spencer Reid who is extremely intelligent and has an extreme eidetic memory. I would love to have the skills of a profiler. 
What are you most passionate about in life?
I am most passionate about the relationships in my life, my faith, and movement.
Any good movies/books/bands/foods/discoveries lately that you’d recommend?
I recently saw La La Land and Hidden Figures in the theater–both incredible movies! I also recently watched Stranger Things and am anxiously awaiting the second season.
What else would you want to share with people about you or your class?
I love teaching group fitness and I encourage any and all people to try barre. While barre is focused on ballet, pilates, and yoga, you do not need dance or previous fitness experience to do it. Fitness is a journey and you can start at any stage in life. Each class I ask my students if they have injuries I should know about or if I can help them modify movements. I emphasize that each class is their workout and to take class according to their body. In my classes, I am interested in creating a safe space for students to move as a community, I am not interested in creating a culture of comparison. Everyone has an amazing body that allows them to move in their own way. Lastly, I am very driven by music and like to make my exercises choreographed to an upbeat playlist!
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Meet Your Instructor: Courtney Flores


Courtney Flores

Courtney was born and raised in the Monterey Bay of California, where she began dancing at 8 years old. Courtney has trained in all styles of dance since then. Over the 6 years spent in LA as a professional dancer, Courtney sought out every creative opportunity to gain experience and expand her knowledge of the entertainment industry.  She has performed, assisted, and choreographed for many local LA artists, live shows, commercials, and music videos. Her pursuit in dance encouraged her to expand in health and fitness and has continued to support her in maintaining an active lifestyle.

Courtney’s class will always keep you on your toes as her influence of all styles contributes to her class. Hip-Hop is a given, but be ready to switch it up! Growth is right outside your comfort zone and Courtney is all about the challenge. Most importantly, be ready for lots of fun, sweat & attitude!

When you aren’t at CFit, what do you do?
Always dancing! Finding something creative to do. Spending time with my amazing boyfriend. Traveling to California when I can to visit my friends and family.

How did you discover dance and what do you love most about it?
I’ve always danced, but once I started teaching, I found some of my most passionate and enjoyable students were non-dancers who just wanted to learn and have a good time. I started teaching more beginner level classes and fitness classes to be more open to all levels and found something in those classes I couldn’t find in more advanced and technical classes I previously taught.
What’s your favorite way to spend a day or night off?
I love exploring, being a tourist, and trying new things…when I can talk my boyfriend into joining me. Otherwise, good food and a movie do the job. I moved to Seattle in late 2015 so still lots to do here.

What is something not many people know about you? 
Hmm…maybe that I had my real estate license in California. I grew up working with my mom who is a real estate broker. I enjoy having my creative/dance side and balancing it with business/work.

If you could instantly master any skill/superpower/talent/knowledge, what would it be?
Singing! OMG! I would love to sing well. Obviously music is a big part of my life so I think it would be such a powerful outlet outside of dance.
What are you most passionate about in life?
My faith. For me, faith translates generally to being a giving and kind person, spreading and sharing love whenever I can, and expressing gratitude for the blessings I receive.
Any good movies/books/bands/foods/discoveries lately that you’d recommend?
That’s a toughie. Better question is, do YOU have any recommendations? I love a good personal development book…always looking for new music….LOVE food! lol Share with me! I’m all ears.
What else would you want to share with people about you or your class?
I’d just like to invite everyone to join in for the opportunity that awaits. I’m all about growth and positivity – something that is offered to you in my class. Take on the challenge, push yourself, be intentional during that hour you’ve committed to, and enjoy yourself! Your presence is so inspiring to me and supports me along my own personal journey to a healthy active lifestyle.


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Plant-Powered Sloppy Joes


There’s no denying it…winter is full throttle! The sun may be out a few days a week, but the temps are leaving us bundled up and craving something warm and comforting. While it’s tempting to resort to classic winter favorites, we also don’t want to undo the hard work we’ve been putting into our fitness classes. Comforting pot pies may feel good in the moment, but don’t top the list as the best food for fuel.

In our quest for warm savory fare that hits the nostalgic spot yet doesn’t break the nutrition bank, we discovered these Plant-Powered Sloppy Joe’s from popular plant-based food blog My New Roots.

Lentils are a powerhouse of protein, fiber, folate, iron, and magnesium. This recipe is perfect for refueling after a grueling Tabata class or replenishing your carbs post cycle. We recommend making a big batch of lentils or sloppy Joe filling ahead of time and eat it throughout the week or freeze it for later. We know you’re busy hitting all those classes this January! Let us know what you think. Do you have any favorite health-ified winter recipes?

Plant-Powered Sloppy Joes- My New Roots
Makes 6-8 sandwiches


6-8 wholegrain sourdough buns
1 batch Simple Cabbage Slaw (recipe follows)
½ small red onion, thinly sliced
sprouts for topping, if desired

1 cup / 230g black lentils
1 Tbsp. coconut oil
1 medium onion, diced
1 tsp. fine grain sea salt
3 cloves garlic, minced
135g brown button mushrooms, chopped
1 red bell pepper, diced
2 tsp. ground cumin
¼ tsp. smoked paprika (hot or sweet, your choice)
½ tsp. freshly ground black pepper
2 Tbsp. Sriracha
1 Tbsp. balsamic vinegar
1 14oz. / 400ml can crushed organic tomatoes
½ cup / 60g walnuts, roughly chopped

Simple Cabbage Slaw
2 cups shredded red cabbage
2 Tbsp. apple cider vinegar
½ Tbsp. pure maple syrup
a couple pinches sea salt

1. Soak lentils overnight if possible. Drain, rinse, and place in a medium saucepan. Cover with about 3 cups / 750ml water, bring to a boil and reduce to simmer until tender, about 15-20 minutes (cook time will depend on whether or not you’ve soaked them).

2. While the lentils are cooking, melt the coconut oil in a large skillet. Add the onions and salt, stir to coat, and cook for about 15 minutes until starting to caramelize. Add the garlic, mushrooms and red pepper and cook for about 5 minutes or so until fragrant. Next add the cumin, paprika, black pepper and stir to coat. Stir in the Sriracha, balsamic, and can of tomatoes.

3. Drain and rinse the lentils, add them to the pan with the veggies and spices. Give it all a stir and let simmer for a few minutes for the flavours to meld.

4. In a separate skillet over medium heat, lightly toast the walnuts until golden in places and fragrant. Give them a rough chop and add them to the lentil mixture.

5. Have a taste and adjust the seasoning to suit you. Add more salt if necessary, more balsamic for sweet-tartness, or Sriracha for heat.

6. Make the Simple Cabbage Slaw by combining all the ingredients in a large bowl. Taste and adjust seasoning to suit you.

7. Toast your buns and ladle and a generous amount of the sloppy joe filling over the top of one half. Top with the Simple Cabbage Slaw, red onion and some sprouts, if desired. Top with the other half of the bun, and tuck in!


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What You Can’t Miss in January…




Experience the Rhythm

You know we love our Zumba Master Classes and workshops, so we’re kicking off the new year with a dance party! This January we’re excited to announce international Zumba rockstar Roby Gratereaut for a 90 minute special event you won’t want to miss. Rony comes to us with a background in professional dance and choreography, dancing with musical artists like Daddy Yankee and appearing in MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew for not one, but two seasons. Rony’s personal and professional dedication to dance fitness is clear from his passion and extensive training and certifications. Experience Rony’s unique rhythm Saturday, January 7th at 7pm. Come for the workout, come for the good time…either way, you won’t be disappointed!

Get the registration details here and check out Rony’s moves on Rony Gratereaut & The Zumba Kids music video!

Let Your Kids to Take a Timeout (For Themselves)

Yoga for Kids and Mindfulness & Yoga for Teens & Tweens is back: 2017 edition! If you didn’t make it for the fall series, now is your chance! Youngsters get to explore the concepts of being present, body awareness, self-care, and the basics of yoga. These 11 and 12-week series will bring a moment of calm and relaxation to the busy growing up phase of life we all know and remember. Karen’s life as a yoga instructor and full-time mom inspired her to create this series and bring these teachings to youth! Pre-registration is now open for Yoga For Kids HERE and Teen & Tween Yoga HERE.



New Classes are Here!

  • Get your Barre on Wednesdays at 12pm with Liv starting January 4th!
  • Stay tuned for an introduction to Patience’s new format, Dance Fury! Catch it Mondays at 8:35p starting January 9th
  • Let Nathalye help you reveal your sensual side with a new 70 minute Ruby slot, Fridays at 5:45pm starting January 6th
  • Last but not least, don’t forget we now have a 7am Cycle on Saturdays with Heather! Beat the 8am crowd or double up, just be sure to bring your “woo-hoo’s“!

2017 Price Changes

Just a friendly reminder of some minor changes starting in January. A membership is still the best way to go if you sweat 7 or more times a month!

  • Drop in: $15*
  • 10-Class Pack: $115* 
  • Membership: $79* 
  • Family Member Membership: $55*

*Prices do not include WA sales tax.


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Give Back as a Secret Santa!


Be a Secret Santa: Make a Child’s Day!

We agree the best part of the holidays is giving, and what better way to give back to the community than to put a smile on a child’s face? This holiday season at Community Fitness we will be participating in Sleep Train’s Foster Kids Toy Drive.

Why Foster Kids?

While foster parents do receive a stipend to cover basic needs, it is often not enough to cover all necessities. Additionally, foster parents can be grandparents or extended family members who also may need a little extra support. That’s where the Sleep Train Foster Kids program and YOU come in–to help fill the gap.

For children who have lost their family and are separated from their siblings, small donations of clothing, school supplies, and toys can mean the world, helping to boost their self-esteem and allowing them to fit in with their peers.

Sleep Train Foster Kids, a program of the Ticket to Dream Foundation™, a recognized 501(c)3 non-profit, has worked diligently with carefully selected non-profit foster care partners to continually work to improve the lives of our local foster children.

With your help, thousands of foster youth will have the school supplies they need to succeed in school, a special gift this holiday season and properly fitting shoes and clothing throughout the year. These simple gifts can introduce newfound hope into the lives of children who have faced many challenges in their lifetimes.

How to Donate

Please drop off new and unwrapped toys or clothing to any Community Fitness location by Saturday, December 17th in the bins provided. Thank you for helping us put the community in fitness!

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Healthy Holiday Cookies



We got you with the title, didn’t we? While we by no means admit cookies are healthy, there are definitely healthier recipes that can be a part of moderation in your diet. Besides, what fun are the holidays without a little baking? Whether you are gluten free, vegan, paleo, or sugar free, tweaking traditional recipes are not as hard as it may seem. Don’t knock it til you try it!

Check out out this tempting list from Greatist. With 47 recipes, there’s something for everyone! May we suggest the Almond Flour Coconut Sugar Cookies to decorate? Yum!

Almond Flour Coconut Sugar Cookies                                                                                Recipe from The Iron You

Makes about 45 cookies

½ cup / 4 oz / 113 gr butter, softened
¼ cup / 1.8 oz / 52 gr coconut oil, at room temperature
¾ cup / 5.3 oz / 150 gr granulated sweetener (coconut sugar)
2 eggs, at room temperature
2 teaspoons vanilla extract
2 ¼ cups almond flour (Bob’s Red Mill)
½ cup coconut flour (Bob’s Red Mill)
½ teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon fine grain salt


In the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the paddle attachment (or in a large bowl with a wooden spoon), cream the butter, coconut oil, and sugar until lightened and fluffy, about 5 minutes.

Add eggs, one at a time, and vanilla extract and mix until incorporated.

In a separate bowl whisk almond flour, coconut flour, baking soda, and salt.

Add dry ingredients to the wet ingredients, one cup at a time, mixing well after each addition until a dough form.

Form the dough into a ball and wrap in plastic wrap. Refrigerate at least 30 minutes, up to overnight.

Preheat the oven to 350°F (175°C) and place a rack in the middle. Line 2 baking sheets with parchment paper and set aside.

Roll the dough on a flat surface sprinkled with coconut flour until about ¼-inch thick.

Working quickly, cut cookies with cookies cutters and place on the lined baking sheets.

Bake for 14-15 minutes, until lightly golden. When you reach the 10 minutes mark keep an eye on the oven, and make sure they don’t burn.

Let cool on the baking sheet for 2 minutes before transferring — with the help of a spatula — to a cooling rack. Store in an airtight container up to two weeks.

Nutrition facts
One cookie yields 79 calories, 6 grams of fat, 5 grams of carbs, and 2 grams of protein.

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Meet Your Instructor: Kanna Toguchi

Kanna Toguchi

photoKanna turned to yoga when she hit rock bottom, disconnected with a plethora of ailments, and found a safe haven through her practice. She is a certified 200 Hr yoga teacher with over 500 hours of advanced training in yoga therapy from The Samarya Center. It is her intention to be a guide in a process which embraces the uniqueness of each individual; offering a space for the spheres of the mind, body and spirit to coalesce and communicate harmoniously. She is nourished from sharing her passion of yoga as a therapeutic healing modality and the symbiotic relationship that is generated through teaching; thus empowering people with tools to awaken to their own Truth and Divinity.

Above all, it is Kanna’s intention to impart the great importance of love for the Self and the innate capacity of the body to heal, restore, and renew itself.  Through movement she infuses the philosophy of yoga, meditation, and poetry, which are the touchstones in her life to light the sacred fire of Love. She looks forward to being in the Flow with you!


In addition to teaching, Kanna has a deep passion for health and wellness and is a Reiki practitioner, Reflexologist & Thai Yoga bodyworker. She offers healing in a safe and supportive container out of her private practice, Awakened Heart Wellness.


When you aren’t at CFit, what do you do?
Giving Thai Yoga bodywork! I love love love bodywork and have been one longer than I’ve been a teacher. It’s a merging of acupressure, restorative yoga, breathwork and deep rhythmic compression which can aid in releasing physical/mental/emotional tension, increasing flexibility, joint mobility, healing for chronic pain & increased body awareness. Super delicious for body, mind and spirit!

How did you discover yoga and what do you love most about it?
I stumbled upon it at a gym and had a vivid memory of how I felt in my body afterward…centered and at peace…it was sublime! Suffice it to say, at this time my practice was intermittent and the focus rested heavily upon the physical aspects. Then, a roll over car accident, unresolved trauma, terrible break-up, and some years later lead me to dive heart first into the deep end of yoga to heal what I felt was broken.  This brought all the jewels; learning to be with and love myself, which is a ongoing process. What I love most about yoga? Oh boy, SO many things! If I had to say one (or 2) thing(s), it would be that it continues to provide me with tools to live in this sometimes crazy world as a human and understand myself and others with more compassion and gratitude.
What’s your favorite way to spend a day or night off?

Reading, gallivanting outdoors on a hike, hunting for treasures in a thrift shop, laughing with friends and family, watching a vintage film, or cooking a yummy meal at home.


What is something not many people know about you? 
I used to work in legal and fashion industries.

If you could instantly master any skill/superpower/talent/knowledge, what would it be?
To fly! Since I was a kid, I’ve been fascinated with flight and birds. The fluidity, strength and grace are awe inspiring.
What are you most passionate about in life?
Connecting with people!! Though I’m an introvert, I love people; understanding, engaging and connecting with others in and outside of my communities! I always end up learning how someone I know is connected to someone else and so on. This big world is actually quite small and it’s such a comforting reminder that we’re all in this together.
Any good movies/books/bands/foods/discoveries lately that you’d recommend?
While I don’t watch much TV, my partner recently introduced me to Blacklisted.  Not a new show but boy is it good! The intrigue, suspense, plot twists and witticism from James Spader have definitely captured my attention! How did I not notice him in the 80’s? Guess I was too caught up with the rest of the Brat Pack.
What else would you want to share with people about you or your class?
The philosophical aspects of yoga have helped me immensely as far as daily life is concerned and that, for me, continues to be the biggest yoga we practice. While the physical asana is important, since I’ve woven meditation and philosophical aspects of yoga into my practice, it has truly fed me from the inside out. Also, I’m not a teacher who can do all the crazy shapes that some can and I’m okay with that. As a former dancer & athlete, I was super competitive, but now the only person I compete against is myself. Every time I’m unable to get into a shape or push too hard, I’m reminded to meet myself with loving kindness and lean further into acceptance that it’s okay not to arrive in some grand “pretzeley” pose.  In the end, what matters is showing up and making the effort! Thus, it’s my intention to create a safe, supportive container for all to explore movement in their bodies, as well as navigating the internal landscape, which offers many mysteries. It’s truly a joy for me to share what has and continues to help me. I hope it will for you too!

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Meet Your Instructor: Liv Fauver


Liv Fauver

Liv Fauver is a movement enthusiast. She is a professional contemporary dancer and choreographer, most recently in a residency with Delfos Danza Contemporanea in Mazatlan, Mexico.

She has an undergraduate degree from Smith College where she studied dance and chemistry. She is a Kripalu yoga instructor, Zumba, barre and dance teacher. Liv calls upon her background in many different dance forms to create challenging, high energy, high intensity classes crafted to inspire her students to be inspired by the power, expression, and brilliance that already exists within their own bodies.

When you aren’t at CFit, what do you do?
I’m a professional contemporary dancer! I currently dance for The Three Yells and Faunix Dance here in Seattle.

How did you discover Barre and what do you love most about it?
My love for barre comes from a long love and study of ballet and its discipline and strength training. I have been looking for something similar in the fitness world that is safe and effective for all bodies and still has the rigor of ballet training and I believe barre can do that.
What’s your favorite way to spend a day or night off?
Cooking and dancing with people I love!

What is something not many people know about you? 
I grew up on a small farm where we had a rooster named Guapo.   My friends were so afraid of him they didn’t want to come over! My sister and I got tough, though awesome parenting.  

If you could instantly master any skill/superpower/talent/knowledge, what would it be?
Flying- still only happening in my dreams but I keep trying!
What are you most passionate about in life?
I am passionate about strong friendships, human rights, strong relationships to our bodies and finding the joy and play in life.
Any good movies/books/bands/foods/discoveries lately that you’d recommend?
The Argonauts by Maggie Nelson! I can’t recommend it enough.
What else would you want to share with people about you or your class?
I am excited to learn more about this community and continue to work towards building a class that truly serves all folks involved.  Come join me!

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Meet Your Instructor: Karin Collins


Karin Collins

Karin combines her 10+ year teaching skills in Taiji & Qigong with the brilliance of the MELT Method to provide clients and students with many options to make their daily living more comfortable and to achieve their goals.

She began practicing Taijiquan and Qigong in January of 2000 and quickly knew that it would be for a lifetime. She has been teaching Taiji and Qigong since 2003 in Seattle. Karin became a MELT Instructor in 2013 and provides classes and workshops in Seattle and the Pacific Northwest in the MELT Hand & Foot Treatments and the Whole-Body Soft Roller method.

She has a wide variety of experience working with people of all ages, fitness ranges, with chronic pain issues and athletes. Karin has an easy-going personality, she is patient and compassionate about her clients’ and students’ experiences. Her classes are lively, full of laughter and inspire the body to calm, relax and repair.

When you aren’t at CFit, what do you do?
I teach classes and private lessons in the Pacific Northwest in MindBody Practices like Tai Chi, Qigong, Meditation, and The MELT Method or a combination of it all in a “flow” like class. Or I’m walking my dogs and procrastinating/avoiding all the busy-work of being a small business owner.

How did you discover MELT Method, and what do you love most about it?
I began studying Tai Chi over 15 years ago and knew immediately that it would be a lifelong practice and study for me. I discovered MELT in 2013 and loved how it gave me options to provide my own self-care. I find that really empowering and gratifying. And they all feel so good!
What’s your favorite way to spend a day or night off?
Day trips, getting out of town, going for a hike, seeing a new place, being at the beach, in or on water. Favorite nights off are spent with best friends, stories, laughter, good nibbles and a glass of wine.


What is something not many people know about you? 
I used to be in the food, wine & restaurant industry in Seattle, for about 15 years.  

If you could instantly master any skill/superpower/talent/knowledge, what would it be?
To fly.
What are you most passionate about in life?
Helping people feel better.

 Any good movies/books/bands/foods/discoveries lately that you’d recommend?
Hunt for the Wilderpeople is a good movie that I recently saw. And I recently travelled to New Zealand and made a million awesome discoveries there!
What else would you want to share with people about you or your class?
I can really tailor classes to suit specific topics or problem areas so I love it when people ask for specific work. Everyone will end up learning and benefiting. Talk to me, give me feedback and I am happy to modify!
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Meet Your Instructor: Nanave Radford


Nanave Radford


Nanave found her love for movement at age 5 in the form of gymnastics and continued through high school. After many years of training and competing, her passion migrated to Tahitian dancing when her dad, a Native Tahitian, took her with him to a dance practice where he drummed. In 2003, she began performing with the Tahitian dance groupApatoerau and in 2004 started teaching.

Since 2006, she has been dance director and choreographer for a nonprofit organization called Te Fare O Tamatoa.  Their performance group Te’a rama performs around the greater Seattle area. She has performed professionally with the traditional Tahitian dance group Kei Tawhiti in Tahiti and has received her certification of Ori Tahiti through level  4 at the Conservatoire Artistique de la Polynésie in Papeete, with high marks.

In other dance training, Nanave has taken ballet, jazz, modern, and hip hop through college courses and performed for 3 years with Bellevue College’s Eastside Moving Company. Since 2013, Nanave has been MixxedFit and Zumba certified.



When you aren’t at CFit, what do you do?
When I’m not at CFit, I’m dancing elsewhere. Dance is my life and I love it. When I’m not dancing, I’m either sleeping or crafting/making costumes for my Tahitian dance troupe.

How did you discover MixxedFit, and what do you love most about it?
I discovered MixxedFit on accident by attending what I thought was a Zumba class and turned out it wasn’t! However, it was one of the best choices of my life. Going to that first class was the beginning of my dance fitness career, but of course, at the time, i didn’t know it.
What’s your favorite way to spend a day or night off?
When I have time off (if I’m not sleeping), I spend it with my loved ones, family and friends. I enjoy being adventurous even with how lazy I can be. I’m typically a night owl, so I enjoy night life in the city or just kicking it with some friends at home. However, with life as a dancer, we have to go out and dance a little now and then.

What is something not many people know about you? 
My choice in music is all over the place. Most people are surprised when they find out that Marilyn Manson is one of my favorite music artists. I enjoy listening to just about everything but country. I can’t do that twang thing, my ears don’t like it. Depending on my mood, I can listen to almost anything.  

If you could instantly master any skill/superpower/talent/knowledge, what would it be?
I’d be a ninja.
What are you most passionate about in life?
I’m honestly most passionate about dancing. I put everything I have into it. The Tahitian dance troupe that I direct takes up a lot of my brain power. I’m always looking for inspiration for what’s next with us: what the theme of the next show is going to be, how formations are going to pan out as I’m choreographing a new dance, or what materials I want to use for the costume. It’s a lot of work, and I may complain when I start to get stressed, but I put everything I have into it.
 Any good movies/books/bands/foods/discoveries lately that you’d recommend?
Common Kings. They are musicians and I LOVE them so much. Good concerts too.
What else would you want to share with people about you or your class?
I like to encourage those who attend my class to let themselves get lost in the music, let loose, and have a good time. Give everything you’ve got and leave it all on the dance floor. Releasing energy in the form of movement can be very therapeutic and if I can help people achieve that, then I’ve done my job.
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