Mrs. Patsy (Patricia) Mallett-Edlin
Miss. Patsy has been dancing since she was 4 years old and teaching since she was 19. She is highly trained in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Belly Dance and Zumba!! She is a nationally certified Dance Master of America and has taken classes from world renown dancers and choreographers
including: Laurianne Gibson, Twitch, Bobby Newberry and Tabitha and Napolean.
Miss. Patsy is driven by her love for children, music and movement. She has traveled the world dancing, she spent 6 months teaching in an orphanage in Mexico, and even a summer camp in Italy! With the opening of her dance studio her life dream has come to fruition! She invites you to be a part of that dream every time you come to class!
After creating her studio, she fell in love, got married, and had a Baby boy named Wilder!
Miss. Jana started dancing when she was just 3, and has been teaching dance since she was only 7 years old when she started choreographing for cheer teams! At UTD she teaches hip hop and for our performance team, but also teaches contemporary, jazz, acrobatics, cheer and more. She is studying at Western WA University to become a high school drama teacher. Her favorite thing about teaching is when she gets to see the look on a students face after the moment of a big learning breakthrough!
Miss. Tori (Victoria) Aguirre
Miss. Tori began dancing and gymnastics when she was 5 years old. She had a passion for dance even then, after meeting Miss. Patsy at her "14th Birthday Hip Hop Dance party" it only grew and they have been lifelong friends/family ever since! She has a competitive background in Hip Hop, Jazz, and Lyrical. She has attended competitions and conventions with famous choreographers and dancers. In her own words " Hip hop is my Jam!! There is something about the edgy movement, energizing music, and endless room for attitude that just sparks a fire in my soul!"
Tori also has a passion for animals, and is working toward her career as a vet tech! Her and her partner Gabe have a beautiful baby boy names Jaxon and a sweet Pit Bull named Nahla