Miryam Johnson

Miryam Johnson, a Detroit based Dance Artist, is a graduate of Eastern Michigan University, with degrees in Dance Performance/ Choreography and African American Studies. She grew up training with the University of Akron’s Dance Institute, Alvin’s Ailey’s “The Ailey Extension” …

Amy Schell

Amy began as a tap dancer in her 20s and never stopped! She studied with Valerie Mould and then taught classes with her in Royal Oak, Michigan for more than 25 years. She was the technique coach for Kaleidoscope Studio …

What is Modern Dance?

All dance styles evolved over time. The earliest codified Western performance style was Classical Ballet beginning in the time of Louis the XIV in France (17th century). Ballet at this time and for several hundred years was based on Fairy …