Thrive Dance Center * 3623 Old Conejo Road Suite 100 * Newbury Park * CA 91320 * (805) 375-9988

Brooklyn Jai

Iggy Azalea, VH1, BET Awards, Jimmy Kimmel, Convention Instructor for Hollywood Connection, Faculty at Millennium Dance Complex.

Bobby Amamizu

Cirque du Solei, International Ballet Festival Miami, Faculty at EDGE Performing Arts Center. Convention Instructor for Tremaine Dance Convention & Hollywood Connection Dance Convention. 

Joelle Martinec

Derrick Schrader

MTV, ESPN, Disney Channel, So You Think You Can Dance, Paula Abdul, Convention Faculty for Tremaine Dance Convention. Awarded 'Favorite Convention Teacher of the Year'. 

Artistic Director SoleVita Dance Company, Bjork, Glee, The Big Lewbowski, Faculty at Edge Performing Arts Center, Convention Instructor with Tremaine Dance Convention.

Terri Best

Faculty at EDGE Performing Arts Center, Stanley Holden Award for Distinguished Teaching, American Choreography Awards, Choreographer for TV and Film

Jia Huang

American's Best Dance Crew, Britney Spears, Dirty Dancing, Kaba Modern, Rhetoracal Dance Company, Instructor at Orange County High School of the Arts. 

Scott Hislop

Commercial Dancer and Choreographer. Dancing With The Stars, LaLa Land, The Oscars, Vice, The Muppets, Rock of Ages, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, Spiderman III ,Charlies's Angels, Titanic, The Good Place, Jane the Virgin, Fuller House, Glee, How I Met Your Mother, Grey's Anatomy

Rochelle Mapes

Instructor and Facilitator of Commerical Dance Program at Orange County High School of the Arts, Nip Tuck, Wayne Brady, Gladys Knight, Rhetoracle Dance Company, Judge for USASF Dance Worlds and United Spirit Association Dance.

Alexa Diaz

Trained under Cheryl Baxter, Mallauri Esquibel, Tina Diamato, Mark Meismer, Shane Sparks and Tiffany Burton. Movies including Sunday School Musical and School Gyrls. Dancer SoleVita Dance Company and Disney Aladdin.

Savannah Hooks

Abbey Lee's Ultimate Dance Competition, Holly's World, Josh Strickland's music video "report to the Floor", Cecchetti Ballet System. Unity Dance Ensemble, High Profile Las Vegas, United Spirit Association Dance Staff Trained with Liz Imperio, KJ Gonzalez, Dee Caspary, Keone Madrid and Tessandra Chavez.

James Marino

Justin Timberlake, Mariah Carey, Missy Elliott, Gwen Stefani, The Backstreet Boys, Fergie, Eve, Rick Ross, Victoria Monet, Illuminate, Nike, Target, Adidas, Verizon Wireless. 

Nikki Bulman

Scholarship with Tremaine, Co Dance, NYCDA, Nuvo and Hollywood Connection. Broadway Dance Center NY and Millennium Dance Complex LA. She is an assistant and photographer for Hollywood Connection Dance Conventions. 

Alyssa Clark

Trained with Ben Allen, Mark Meismer, Joaquin Escamilla. Performer in POP A Michael Jackson Tribute, Miss Ventura Pageant, Moorpark College. Teaches all over Ventura county, Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Lyrical, Hip Hop for over a decade. 

Holly Barille

Instructor and Facilitator of Commerical Dance Program at Orange County High School of the Arts, Nip Tuck, Wayne Brady, Gladys Knight, Rhetoracle Dance Company, Judge for USASF Dance Worlds and United Spirit Association Dance.

Sami Simon

BFA in dance Cal State University Long Beach Dance Department. LA Clippers, LA Avengers, NCAA Halftime, Instructor for United Spirit Association, BASI Pilates Certifcation. Studied under Laurel Jenkins and Norbert De La Cruz III.

Caitlin Heflin

Martha Graham Company, Nutmeg Conservatory, San Francisco Conservatory of Dance, Thodos Dance Chicago, Dance Academy of Libertyville, Barton Sister Axis Connect Program, LA Unbound.

Ahjalia Hall

Thrive Dance Center Co-Owner and Director. San Francisco 49ers, LA Clippers, NFL Pro Bowl Halftime, UCLA, Boise State, has taught in over 100 schools in Southern California and Master Classes across the world including Japan, Australia, Mexico,  Judge USASF Dance Worlds, AASCF Australia Dance Nationals and USA Japan Dance Nationals. 

Jennifer Maples

Thrive Dance Center Co-Owner/Director. Broadway National Tour CATS, Evita, Cabaret, LA Weekly Theater Award for Best Choreographer, Scholarship dancer for Steps, Broadway Dance Center, EDGE Performing Arts Center and Tremaine Dance Conventions. Vocalist for Lakeshore Records, movie soundtracks and commericals.