Owner | Leadership : Hetal Nagaraj | Grace And Grooves Group of Performing Arts Companies
Miss Taylor started dancing in High School at age 14 with the Bryan Adams Belles Drill Team under the direction of Amy Solorio where she was a member of the team for 3.5 years; serving as an Officer her senior year. After graduation, Miss Taylor attended Angelo State University where she was selected to be a member of the Angelettes dance team from 2011-2013. After transferring schools, she continued her dance training with an official Dance Minor Specialty at The University of Texas at Arlington while getting her Bachelors in Kinesiology Exercise Science. She was a member of the Maverick Dance Company from 2017-2018. After graduating from UTA she was selected to be a member of the 2018-2019 Movers Unlimited Pre-Professional Touring Company under the direction of Dr. Kihyoung Choi at TCC NE Campus.
Miss Taylor continues to share her passion and love for dance with her students here at G2 Dance Factory. Teaching Experience : 4 years.
Virtual Dance Instructor
Cyntria Vinson received her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance and Choreography from Towson University in May 2020. She has previously taught in various public and privates schools in Anne Arundel and Baltimore County teaching dance technique to ages 3-17 and developing curriculum for 4 years. Along with instilling motivation and discipline in her students, Ms. Cyntria says that teaching has enhanced and refined her leadership and communication skills with children and parents of all backgrounds and ages. We are so excited to have Ms. Cyntria on board with us!
Krishma Trejo is a positive and energetic dance instructor with more than 15 years of experience on and off the stage. Her dynamic and versatile dance skills along with her charismatic personality and contagious energy help students relate to her fresh persona and positive influence. Krishma has a passion for helping dancers find who they are and what makes them evolve throughthe power of dance. She believes everyone has a story worth sharing and dancing to. Krishma, loves to embark in creative and diverse projects that promote community outreach and positive mindsets. She has a unique imagination that makes her a vibrant and impactful instructor. Krishma is extremely excited to be part of G2 Dance Factory and can’t wait for all the dance adventures ahead! She is B.A. with Musical Theatre from UNT & her specializations are Musical Theatre, Lyrical, Modern, Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Drill Team, Zumba, Latin.
Teaching experience 5 years. Comes from Institutional Teaching Year by Year Competition.
Assistant Dance Instructor
Kianna Dugan started dancing at the age of 2 and has continued to grow and learn throughout the years. She has been competing since the age of 8 within her home studio and contiue to dance thorughout High School. She graduated from Haltom High School where she was a member of the Highstepper Drill/Dance Team and served as Captain for two years. She is currently a Dance Major with a Communications Minor at The Univeristy of North Texas. Dance has always been a big part of her life, ever since she was a little gir and all throughout her life. She loves sharing the art and sport of dance with others and her students Kianna says she loves being around kids because they always find a way to make you laugh and brighten you day. We are so happy to have Kianna on board with us!
Teaching Experience : 5 years.
Justin Jae Yoon
Jae Yoon began his dance training his during his senior year of high school. After high school, he received a scholarship to continue his dance training in Los Angeles and has spent the past 3 years there working to develop skills not just as a dancer/choreographer but as a teacher as well! Jae puts emphasis on education and growth in dance. His mantra is "To improve my life so that I may improve the lives of others", and that is something he brings into every class. In his time in LA, he trained in many styles ranging from ballet to contemporary to foundational Hip-Hop.He currently tours with Celebrity Dance Competitions and Conventions as a pro-assistant and as their backstage manager! He is also a part of CATASTROPHE! dance company under the direction of Cat Cogliandro and C.R.O.W.N. under the direction of Marcus Jones and KT Willis. Jae has joined our amazing team here at G2 Dance Factory and we are so excited to have him on board! Teaching Experience : 5 Years. Former Student UNT Business With Dance.
Jazlyn Flores started dancing at age two with Studio 203 Dance Centre in Killeen TX. Miss Jazlyn began competing at the age of five and in 2012, she began working as an assistant instructor at Studio 203 Dance Centre. After graduating high school, she moved to Arlington,TX to study Kinesiology Exercise Science and Dance at The University of Texas at Arlington. Miss Jazlyn is currently a member of the Maverick Dance Company at UTA. She has attended numerous competitions, workshops, and conventions throughout her years of training. Her favorite principles of dance include jazz, tap, and lyrical. Miss Jazlyn’s love and passion for dance and teaching started at a young age and her goal is to inspire, motivate, and mold her students into the artists that they aspire to be. We are thrilled to have miss Jazlyn on our team! Teaching Experience : 4 Years.
Nigel Hall is a musical theatre graduate from the University of Central Oklahoma with an emphasis in Dance. Throughout college, Nigel worked at multiple regional theatre houses, including Music Theatre Wichita, where he established lasting connections with Peggy Hickey, Emmy-Award winning choreographer Al Blackstone, Darren Lee, and many others. After graduation, Nigel worked for the RACE Dance Company in Oklahoma City before beginning his tour performing with Norwegian Cruise Lines. He has choreographed and assisted choreographed shows regionally, and appeared in Encore! with Kristen Bell on Disney+. Nigel’s teaching style places an emphasis on establishing a safe space for students to make mistakes and learn from them. He believes every student is capable of pushing past their mental constraints, and believes in unlocking their hidden potential simply by helping them become the best versions of themselves. Nigel is ecstatic to be working with G2, and cannot wait to embark on this journey! Teaching Experince : 3 Years.
Assistant Dance Instructor
Kiana Haynes is a college student pursuing a certification in Medical Coding and Billing at Grantham University. She has been dancing for 9 years training in jazz, modern, contemporary, ballet and hip hop. She has taught all levels of dance and set multiple pieces for dance concerts at the school she gradutated from, Creekview High School. She has also received trained from Brookhaven Community College and the University Of Texas at Arlington in order to expand her knowledge of dance. Kiana was a valued member of the Maverick Dance Company while she attended UT Arlington. Miss Kiana believes more than anything that dance is an open art for anyone to learn. We are happy to have her on staff with G2 Dance Factory! Intern-Choreographer.
KaCee is a DFW based Choreographer and Conditioning Specialist. She currently holds a Bachelor of Science in Dance, Kinesiology, and Rehabilitation Sciences from The University of North Texas / UNT. She utilizes the knowledge she has received throughout her journey in the dance and fitness worlds to aid her clients in reaching their fullest potential. KaCee currently holds certifications in Acrobatic Arts, Personal Training, Barre Vida, Complete Pilates Mat, RYT-200 and UJAM. She has spent the past four years working with various special populations : seniors, pre-professional and competitive dancers, and professional athletes. She enjoys spending her time with pre-professional dancers, helping them grow to levels they never knew possible. Her process, with all clients, is to be proactive rather than reactive. She unmasks deficits and improves upon them. KaCee sees every client as an individual and trains them as such.
You can find her spending her free-time upside down on an aerial apparatus or walking on her hands. Teaching Experience : 5 Years
Virtual Dance Instructor
Ashton Wyatt was born in Southern California and soon moved with her family to Dallas, Texas. She began studying dance at the age of four at a local dance studio. Miss Ashton attended the June Shelton School and then attended Texas Woman’s University. She received her bachelor’s in dance studies and then obtained her master’s in dance. During her time at the University, Miss Ashton studied stage management and lighting design. Miss Ashton has stage managed and designed several shows in the DFW area and loves seeing art come to life on stage. Not only does Miss Ashton enjoy dance production, she also has a strong passion for tap dance. She was in an award-winning Tap Dance Company for several years and also taught tap at local studios. Miss Ashton strives for growth and challenges when it comes to teaching dance. She loves seeing her students grow within the classroom both physically and mentally. As an instructor, Miss Ashton works to instill confidence in her classroom through positive and inspiring teaching methodologies.
Grace And Grooves Group by Hetal Nagaraj
Virtual & In-Person Instructor for g2 | Hetal Nagaraj
Under the leadership & ownership of Hetal Nagaraj at Grace And Grooves Group of Performing Arts Company.
Their teams are the winners of several non-voting institutionalized competitions all over USA for Indian Dances such as Bollywood, Tollywood, Bollywood Hiphop & Fusion Categories. Their dance programs follow specific curriclam by which student excels gradually. 35 Yrs+ of history in Indian Performing Arts to nearly a decade in Non-Indian Performing Arts, Hetal and her dances/teams have made a record breaking success of winning Indian Dance Competitions in DFW-Texas straight back to back for 10 years+. Hetal herself teaches about 150 students a year with minimum 65 students of her own in each of her dance productions from age 5 to Seniors!
With an extra-ordinary ability to visualize innovations within and outside the dance forms, she creates amazing fusions that have won several notable dance competitions in Indian & Non-Indian Competitions, by genre and by categories.
More about her teams who will be teaching all variety of classes with absolutely straight background & 100% success ratio : Click Here.