Betzabell Velasco

I am 15 years old and I started dancing when I was 10 years old. I took classes for jazz, tap and ballet in Joee Schapiro for 4 years and moved to Cypress Elite to join the the competition team. I have been a part of the team for 2 years. My favorite style of dance is jazz, and dancing …

Skye Griffin

Skye Griffin is 8 years old and has been dancing since she was 4. She has been dancing competitively for 3 years. She loves all genres of dance but especially likes Acro and Contemporary. In 2018, she was selected as most outstanding Gymnast. In 2021, Skye was the recipient of the prestigious Rock Star Award and Scholarship for outstanding performance …

Benicia Crooms

In a career that spans one decade, Benicia identifies with innovation and creativity in performing arts. Growing her path and passion for dance has sparkled excitement to provide opportunity for boys and girls. Benicia’s primary focus is ballet, strength, and conditioning techniques to instill a healthy foundation with her students.

Julie Toth

Julie Toth, graduated from Baylor University in 1991 with a BBA in Business Marketing. She climbed up the corporate ladder as a retail buyer with a multi million dollar budget, living on airplanes and in hotels. After over a decade of working in the retail world she left to follow her entrepreneurial dreams. She first helped run a custom furniture …

Helen Liggins

Helen contributes two roles to our team! Her engagement, well-being coaching and positive outcomes for youth and families in the community over a decade will support dancers the opportunity to experience how to become their best selves emotionally. Helen’s first hand knowledge of the economical challenges dance families face with tuition, costumes and fees for competition will allow her the …

Deborah Brockus

She is the Artistic director of the award winning and internationally touring BrockusRED dance company and Director of BPstudios a leading professional rehearsal studio in LA. As a dancer and choreographer Brockus has worked nationally and internationally on stage, in film and television. She has received awards for her teaching, producing and choreography. As a teacher her students work in …