Our Staff

 

Arielle Kessler

Owner/Director

Arielle has been dancing since she was 3 years old. She danced with her middle school and high school teams and competed with a studio team winning many awards. Arielle also participated in Color Guard in high school and at university. She started teaching dance at the age of 16 and has taught at several studios throughout Idaho. Arielle attended the University of Idaho, pursuing a degree in Dance.  She is a certified Acrobatic Arts teacher and has a Dance Teacher certificate from the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She teaches ballet , beginning tap, jazz, acro, contemporary, and team technique classes and a competition team. 

 

 

 

 

Taysia Kessler

Taysia is a ballet major at Utah Valley University and a member of Repertory Ballet Ensemble. She trained at Boise Ballet Academy under the direction of Mads Ericksen (Royal Danish Ballet) and attended summer programs at Ballet Chicago, Long Beach Ballet, and University of Utah Ballet. Taysia was also a member of the Platinum Dance  Team in high school where they won State Championships 2 years in a row. Before that, she danced for several local studios since the age of 3 and also her middle school dance team.

TatiAnna Ross

TatiAnna grew up in Weiser and loves the community.  She was a cheerleader all through her high school years. She danced, cheered and stunted at a competitive level. TatiAnna will be teaching all of our cheer classes. She is excited to teach and get to know the children in our program.

Mackenzie Pruyn

Mackenzie grew up in Payette and loves the close-knit community of it and it’s surrounding towns. She started dance at the age of 2 and has performed as well as competed as far as Utah many times throughout the years. She has been part of her middle school, high school and other different Treasure Valley dance teams. She was also a part of Dance Extreme when she was younger. Mackenzie will be teaching various dance classes and is excited to share her love of dance with the children.