INSTRUCTORS

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DARLIN GARCIA

Owner/Artistic Director/Instructor/

Choreographer/Company Team Director

Darlin Garcia is the founder, owner and artistic director of Art In Motion Dance & Fitness, and the Art In Motion Latin Dance Company. Born in the Dominican Republic, this energetic dancer, performer, and instructor has gained recognition as one of the top male salsa dancers in the Philadelphia/NJ area. With over 21 years of experience, Darlin Garcia has taught and performed locally, nationally and internationally... Read More 

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SHARONNE VINOKUROV

Instructor - Hustle, Ballet

Sharonne Vinokurov has been a dancer her entire life. She took her first ballet class at 3 yrs old, performed on stage by age 4, and choreographed at 7. At 12 years old, she became a member of The Philadelphia Ballet Theater and by 17 she was a Principal
dancer. Read More

Liberty Dance Championshops _ Stardust Ballroom _ Art In Motion Dance & Fitness _ New Jers

DAVID ROWE

Instructor - Adult Salsa, Bachata 

David Rowe began his Latin Dance career in 2012. Under World Champion Darlin Garcia at the Art in Motion Dance Studio, now located in Turnersville New Jersey. Since 2013 David Rowe has obtained countless Amateur and Pro-Am world title in the Just Dance Category for Salsa and Bachata at The World Salsa Summit located in Miami Florida. David Rowe has also obtain regional title in Toronto, Connecticut, DC, Pittsburg, and Philadelphia. David Rowe is also the Third Member of the Art In Motion Pro-team, and holds the Team Pro-Am Bachata title three years running at the Global Salsa Summit.

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KATHY BACHRACH

Instructor - ZUMBA

Kathy started dancing ballet, hip hop, and jazz at the age of 9.  She also has a history of acting and singing classes.  As she grew up, she had many friends teach her how to dance to Latin music.  In 1999, Kathy officially took latin dance classes with Cultural Explosion Dance Company.  During her time there, shes entered into competitions and did several performances.  Kathy found her niche as a fashion designer for a company called M Hidary, which was a licensing company.  She had the swim licenses for Disney, Barbie, Maui and Sun, as well as Amy buyer.  Her swimwear was featured in a few fashion magazines, such as Teen magazine, W, and Woman Wear Daily.  During her time pursuing her fashion design career, she had children and gained unwanted weight.  ZUMBA was her answer!  Kathy attained her ZUMBA license in 2008.  She began teaching in local fitness centers like the YMCA.  After teaching for 7 years, Kathy found a home at Art In Motion in 2021.  AIM has given her the opportunityy to do the two things she loves the most; teach ZUMBA and make costumes for teams! 

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KIERA PERRY

Instructor - Kids & Junior Praise Dance (Ages 6-9; 10-13)

 

Instructor - Mini Ballet (3-5), Move with Me (3-5)

Kiera Perry- Kiera started her dance career at the age of 5. Kiera recieved her dance education at Fit to Dance Studio where she was a member of their Elite Dance Company. Kiera has participated in numerous competitions and brought home many 1st place awards and titles including, Premier Miss NexStar 2021. She’s competed on the stage at Fine Arts Nationals for 3 years and was ranked top 10 in the country. Kiera has been trained in ballet, pointe, tap, jazz, modern, contemporary, and lyrical.  Kiera is currently pursuing her degree in dance at Rowan. Kiera brings her joy of dance to all of her classes. She loves teaching dance and seeing her students develop in their talents. She possess a special ability to teach dance technique while making it fun. Kiera is excited to be a part of the AIM family!

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ALEJANDRA ESPITIA ALBA

Instructor - Kids, Junior & Teen Salsa (Ages 6-9; 10-13, 14-17)

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GEOREL LONG

Instructor - Kids & Junior Break Dancing (Ages 6-9; 10-13)

Geor-El has been dancing for 22 years.  His dance career is mainly focusing on breaking and popping.  He also learned how to house dance throughout his dance journey.  He taught breaking at Freestyle Dance Academy in Chelfon, Pa.  

Geor-El performed at several events including places like the Inner-City Movement in 2009 and 2011,  Warped Tour in the Code of the Cutz in 2005, and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in 2021.  In 2011, Geor-El joined The Bronx Boys Rocking Crew est. 1975 and became a Chapter President.  He now spends his time sharing the history and culture of Hip-Hop.