Stars at Dance Fusion
Dance Fusion is proud to honor Julianna Joo, Hollywood Belly Dance Star and mother of Carolina Lee, our front desk staff member extraordinaire…and Carolina Nogradi, Carolina Lee’s Godmother!
Watch Julianna below in her performance in the movie
Quo Vadis with Peter Ustinov.
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Dee Dee Wood visits Dance Fusion
Choreographer of Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang had a special performance of her own!
Dance Fusion makes it to Broadway at Hamilton The Musical with the Amazing Chita Rivera!
Natalia Magnicaballi: Internationally Famous Prima Ballerina and Ballet teacher at Dance Fusion.
Paola Hartley: Internationally Famous Prima Ballerina and Ballet Teacher at Dance Fusion.
Beverly Pinkerton, Tap Teacher Extraordinaire takes Silver at the 2018 World Tap Championships in Germany! Congratulations to Beverly and Team USA!!
Hodgie Jo, Solid Gold’s Top performing dancer, international dance star and director of Alice Cooper’s The Rock Teen Center. We love Hodgie and his amazing Jazz!
Sheryl Cooper: Internationally Famous Ballet, Jazz and Musical Theater Dancer Extraordinaire. Owner of Destiny Dance of Scottsdale. Sheryl guest teaches for Dance Fusion.
Kenny Jezek (L): Internationally Famous Tap and Jazz star of TV and stage. Kenny guest teaches for Dance Fusion.
Bruce Goolsby: Internationally Famous Tap and Stage Performer. Bruce teaches Tap and African Tribal Dance for Dance Fusion.
Karen Burns: Superstar of film, TV and Stage, a former Rockette. Karen teaches Musical Theater Dancing, Singing and Acting for Dance Fusion and Dance Fusion Youth Academy.
Tanner Clark: Hip Hop Superstar from LA, worked with Mariah Carey, Snoop Dogg, Justin Bieber, Skrillex and more…Tanner Teaches Hip Hop for Dance Fusion.
The Ruth Lawrence Doering Dance Library
Welcome to the Valley’s only dance library. Borrow books, videos, and DVDs on the history of dance & fitness. See your favorite movies, watch your favorite dancers.
Ruth was a Scholarship Student – at the School of American Ballet under the direction of George Balanchine. She joined the New York City Ballet and Ballet Theater where she worked with Agnes De Mille, Jerome Robbins and Anthony Tudor. After Ballet her career took her to the world of Television where she assisted choreographer Ernest Flatt and worked for Tony Charmoli as well. Five years on the Garry Moore Show as a featured Dancer.
Ruth taught at The Harkness School in New York City, Imperial Studios in Palm Beach Florida and also taught many Broadway Show Dancers and stars including Sandy Duncan in New York City.
She choreographed Summer Theater including South Pacific, Song of Norway and danced the featured role in Brigadoon at the Starlight theater in Dallas. Ruth assisted Carol Haney on the Oldsmobile Show featuring Florence Henderson.