BRITTNEY MCBRIDE IS A PROFESSIONAL DANCER AND CHOREOGRAPHER WITH OVER 20 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE. Brittney created the New west Charter dance program; quickly growing it from 40 students to
over 150 in a few short
BRITTNEY EARNED HER
BACHELORS DEGREE IN
DANCE AND PSYCHOLOGY
FROM U.C. RIVERSIDE;
ALSO EARNING THE GLUCK
SCHOLARSHIP FOR FOUR
She furthered her training with tap professional fred strickler for four years at u.c. riverside. she has been teaching jazz, hip hop and tap at dancers studio since 2004.
BRITTNEY was also a member of the prestigious la/orange county tap company RHAPSODY IN TAPS, directed by linda sohl-ellison, from 2008 - 2013.
brittney's extensive dance training began with paul and arlene kennedy at universal dance design and continues by taking master classes with savion glover, gregg poland and many others.
her passion for teaching children expanded her ideas to start her own summer dance intensive program. continuous motion summer dance camp began in 2011 and has grown each year.
LARIKA CLARK is a california certified dance and physical education teacher with over 15 years experience as a professional dancer and choreographer.
larika's professional dance and choreography experience includes working with artists like destiny's child, usher and snoop dogg.
larika has extensive experience working with children of all ages and is an expert in creating dance performances with the highest quality theatrical elements.
larika previously owned and operated the hollywood edge dance studio in tempe, arizona before returning to los angeles in 2011 and has been the high school dance director at new west charter school since 2012.
LARIKA OBTAINED HER MASTERS DEGREE FROM ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY AND BACHELORS DEGREE FROM CAL STATE los angeles.