Prince Reilly - Hip Hop
Prince Riley was born and raised in New York City. He got his start in entertainment at the age of 14 when he joined the CityKids Repertory Company and attended PRC high school for dance and theater.
Being completely inspired to continue with his love for the arts, he went on to pursue a career as a professional dancer, actor and choreographer. He has danced for recording artists Fergie, Rihanna, Thalia, and Salt-n-Pepa to name a few. Prince has also been featured in several videos including John Legend’s “Greenlight” and Jasmine Sylvan’s video “Lions tigers and bears”. Although Prince has had much success along his passionate journey, he’s only just begun. He most recently finished working on “Transformers 2” movie as a fighting warrior and he looks forward to many more silver screen appearances.
In his downtown, Prince travels the world teaching dance classes and workshops to children at various camps and dance studios. He also takes time to give back to the place where he began by being involved with youth at CityKids as a mentor. His goal is to inspire young people around the world and let them know that if they just believe it, they can achieve it!
Guest Teacher Jerome Stigler, a native of St. Louis, MO began his training at the Katherine Dunham Children’s Workshop and the Center for Contemporary Arts. He has a BFA in dance from the University of Missouri-Kansas City and an MFA in Dance From the University of Iowa. Mr. Stigler has performed with the dance companies of Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, St. Louis Ballet, Albany Berkshire Ballet, Charlotte Adams & Dancers, Dallas-Fort Worth Ballet, and Wylliams/Henry Danse Theatre.
Guest Teacher Julie Vegliante (Julie V.) is a choreographer, master class teacher and performing artist. Growing up in Connecticut, Julie earned many regional and national titles, high score and special awards from an early age, as well as a student choreographer in her later years. Currently living in NYC, Julie is a signed dancer to MSA Talent Agency and her credits include: Hong Kong Christmas Spectacular, Boomerang App, Ab-soul, San Diego World Beat Center, “Slide” Tap Off Broadway Show, DOMO North American Tour Dancer, Lady Gaga Impersonator Tour and many more…. Julie can be seen guest performing at various conventions, in music videos and in commercials. She can also be heard on iTunes as a featured vocalist and as a voice-over artist in various audio plays. Her first single was released to iTunes spring 2017.
Guest Teacher Talia Dooz began her training at Central Park Dance Studio where she was classically trained. She attended Dean College in Massachusetts for dance and is currently attending Hunter College. Talia is not only a performer, but a choreographer and teacher as well. She has choreographed for The New Rochelle and Dobbs Ferry High schools dance teams. Talia has also choreographed for the Signature and Remix dance companies of Central Park Dance as well as multiple performances held at Suny Purchase. She has an extensive background in all types of dance. She has studied directly under Joe Lanteri, Patti Wilcox, Tweetie, Soraya Lundy, Prince Riley , Kelly Peters, Jeff Shade, and Richard Pierlon. Ms. Dooz aspires to project her passion and knowledge of dance to her students and is constantly striving to instill the love of dance.