MRS. JULIE KAY STALLCUP
Owner, Studio Director, JKDC Director. and RDC Kids Department Director 

 

Julie Kay is a nationally recognized leader in dance education. Her seminars and engaging keynote addresses are sold out at dance teacher conferences and conventions across the country. Her success is a result of integrating high quality, rigorous dance training, and a commitment to mentor each and every dancer with integrity and compassion. In 2006 Julie and her husband Darrell opened their own studio,   

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MS. ANNIE GRATTON
Jazz Director

 

Originally from Quebec, Canada, Annie was raised in Phoenix, AZ and grew up training competitively in all styles of dance. She is trained in Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, and some styles of Ballroom. Annie spent a year on the Arizona State University Dance Team performing at sporting events and competing at the National level.  Read More

MR. FRED DIAZ
Jazz Director & JKDC Assistant Director

 

Fred Diaz began his career as a dancer in Michigan. He moved to Los Angeles upon acceptance to the EDGE Scholarship Program. His performance in the annual EDGE showcase allowed Fred to be scouted and signed by the very respected and established MSA Talent Agency. He has had the opportunity to work with many choreographers such as Mandy Moore, Miguel Zarate, Scott Hislop,  Read More

MR. JASON CHONG

 

Following the beat of his own heart, Jason found himself in Los Angeles, CA soon after being introduced to the world of dance while growing up in Hawaii.  Video and tour credits include Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, N’Sync, Janet Jackson, Paulina Rubio, Carmen Electra, Grammy Awards, American Latin Music Awards, Dancing With The Stars and...   Read More

MRS. KELLY ALVAREZ
ABT Certified Ballet Director

 

Kelly Alvarez is a native of Los Angeles and has performed with companies such as PTERO Dance Theatre, Winifred Harris' Between Lines Dance Co., Brockus Project Dance Company, and MULTIPLEX Dance, and for notable choreographers such as Christopher Huggins, Curt Haworth, Kim Bears-Bailey, Brian Sanders, Rei Aoo, and Manfred Fischbeck, among others. She has also appeared in commercials such 

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MR. ZAREH MARKARIAN
Assistant Ballet Director

 

Zareh Markarian, one of the Ballet Directors at RDC, was born and raised in Glendale, CA. He began dancing at the age of 15 with his national award winning dance team at Glendale High School. Upon graduation, he was awarded an opportunity to continue his training with the EDGE Performing Arts Center Scholarship Program. While on   Read More

MS. CHELSEA VICK

Chelsea Vick took her first dance class at the age of three and has been dancing ever since. She has been a dedicated student and performer for twenty years studying virtually every type of dance, participating in competitive dance and performing in professional productions. Chelsea consistently demonstrates her   Read More

MRS. CARLY BECERRA

As a young girl growing up in the small town of La Crescenta Carly Clove had energy to spare. Carly first fell in love with dance after watching her big sister dance in a holiday recital. Like most little sisters she wanted to follow

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MS. AMANDA OLIVER
RDC Kids Department Director

& RDC Event Coordinator

Amanda was born and raised in La Crescenta. She has been dancing since the age of 8 when she met Julie Kay Stallcup. Amanda was one of Julie’s first dancers in Montrose and she became an original member of JKDC. She has had the privilege of performing, ...

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MRS. TERRAH ALDI

 

Terrah Aldi has been teaching with RDC since it began in 2006. She hails From Pittsburgh, PA where she started dancing at age 3 under Janet Naughton. She continued her dance training in NYC at broadway dance center and under Jackie Patterson and Sheila Barker. She is trained in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical and Broadway/Musical Theatre. She has      Read More

MR. ZACH SAUNDERS
Tap Director

Zach Saunders Is a dancer originally from Columbus, OH and currently resides in Los Angeles, CA. Since moving to LA, he has been in numerous films, television shows, and commercials. Some of the featured work includes Warner Bros. feature film Project X, Ray Romano’s television series Men of a Certain Age, Always Sunny In Philadelphia, and "Hit Record" working   Read More

MS. AVA GORDY

Ava Gordy grew up dancing in Chicago, Illinois at the age of three with a focus on ballet. She danced in the children's cast of Joffrey Ballet's Nutcracker in 1999 and 2000. She attributes her knowledge, passion and talent to her training under the late Larry Long at The Ruth Page Center. There, she was taught in a myriad of different styles 

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MR. KEITH

Keith Junior “Brim” is an award winning choreographer and winner in a film the Boston Sci-fi Film festival. A seasoned veteran in the entertainment industry Brim has developed into a multi-faceted individual.  As a choreographer he has worked with several multi-platinum recording artists. After touring to over 80 countries with many of   Read More

MS. CHARLOTTE SMITH

 

Miss Charlotte Smith is a Los Angeles based dancer, teacher, and choreographer. She is acting Rehearsal Director and founding member of MULTIPLEX DANCE, and also dances with Sean Greene’s Shield Wall Dance Company, Kelly Alvarez & Artists, and BrockusRED. This year Miss Charlotte has joined Donna Sternberg and Dancers for their season including a tour to Mexico in 2018 Miss Charlotte Read More

MS. ELIZABETH GAVALDA

RDC Traveling Preschool Director 

Elizabeth began to dance at the age of 3, in Miami, FL. At the age of 9, Elizabeth moved to California with her mother where she continued her training in dance at Hama’s Dance Center in Studio City on a scholarship training in jazz, jazz/lyrical and ballet. Her main training there was with Hama himself who taught the Luigi technique. Her ballet and technique teachers were Read More

MS. KATHERINE "KAT" MURPHY 

MS. BRITTANY LORIN 

Brittany has subbed at RDC for the last 3 years and is thrilled to be a full faculty member this year! After graduating from the esteemed Oklahoma City University, she moved to NYC. Some favorite credits include, June in Chicago, the 25th anniversary show of Broadway Bares, workshopping Gotta Dance! with Jerry Mitchell, assisting Rachelle Rak, and... Read More

MRS. JULIE SCHMID

Originally from Minnesota, Julie Schmid found her passion for dance at a young age. She continued dancing through college at the University of Wisconsin - Madison where she ultimately received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts. Upon graduation, Julie moved to Los Angeles where she was one of twenty dancers selected for a scholarship program at the prestigious Read More

MS. KELSEY GUY

Miss Kelsey was born and raised in Memphis, TN. She discovered her love for dance at the age of 17 and never looked back. Undergoing foot surgery her senior year of high school she still managed to audition and receive a spot in the dance program at The University of Southern Mississippi, the only  

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MRS. BONDY JUAREZ

 

Bondy Juarez is from Vista, California and received her first training with New West Ballet School and then went on to study with San Elijo Dance and Music Academy. She attended Pacific Northwest Ballet School’s Summer Intensive Programs in 2004, 2005, and 2006. In the Fall of 2006, she began her undergraduate studies at the University Read More

MRS. LIZ PORTER

RDC Development Track Director 

Liz Porter is a recently married Los Angeles transplant from St.Louis MO. Liz attended college at Oklahoma City University where she received a BFA in Dance Performance then went on to cheer with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders before moving to LA 10 years ago. Since then Liz has been  

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MRS. SARAH CROOKSTON

 

Sarah Jayne Crookston-Henriod was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. She began her dance training at the age of seven, studying intensively in ballet and jazz at Salt Lake Dance Center in Salt Lake City, which she continued to do until her graduation from high school. While in middle school Sarah danced with Ballet West, Utah’s Premier Dance Company, performing in The      Read More

MS. JOANNA (Jojo) BURKE

Joanna Burke (Jojo), originally from Phoenix, Arizona, began dance class at age 3.  When she grew to understand that ballet is the basis of all dance, she studied at Arizona’s professional ballet company.  Jojo has trained in tap, hip hop, and has a great passion for jazz and lyrical, including contemporary.  She is fortunate to have trained and worked with some of the top choreographers

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MS. ANNALIA MARIE 

Annalia has been dancing since she was 4 years old and teaching since she was fresh out of high school. Since age 18 she has been training and choreographing for multiple competition/performance teams. She has a very versatile training background including Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Hip Hop, Musical Theater, Breakdancing, Acting and Theatre Improvisation, Singing, Songwriting, and... Read More

 

MS. MALIA BAKER

RDC Dance Ambassadors Director 

 

Malia Baker has always known her life would be full of dance. At age four she started taking classes and her dream to be a professional dancer began from there. Well versed in all styles including Ballet, Tap, Jazz Funk, Hip Hop, Modern, Musical Theater, and Jazz, Malia feels most at home in the studio. After graduating high school, Malia moved from Colorado to Los Angeles, and

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MR. MICHAEL BRIAN 

Michael is a native of Los Angeles and fell in love with tap at a young age. He trained with Melinda Sullivan (SYTYCD) in rhythm and then expanded into musical theatre. He started his professional career working at various companies around the greater Los Angeles area. Some stage credits include: La Mirada Theatre/McCoy Rigby Entertainment, 3-D Theatricals, Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre, and...

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