Master Class Choreographers

Hannah Douglass

Master Choreographer

Hannah Douglass

Master Choreographer

Hannah Douglass has appeared live and on television with artists such as Beyonce, Jay-Z, Pink, Britney Spears, Big Sean, The Weekend, Snoop Dogg, Future, Kendrick Lamar, and many more. Her notable television credits include Glee, the Super Bowl, The morning show, Dancing with the Stars, American Horror Story, The Late Late show with James Corden, and multiple major award show performances. Hannah can also be seen dancing in the feature films Vice, Lalaland, Valley Girl, What to Expect When You’re Expecting, Footloose, Iron Man2, Dance Flick, and Bedtime Stories. Her commercial and industrial credits include Nike, Hurley, Pepsi Max, Fruit of the Loom, Apple iPad, Chevrolet, and Guitar Hero. For the past seven years she has toured the world with Beyonce on her four major tours “The Mrs. Carter Show”, the “On the Run” tour with Jay-Z and Beyoncé, “Formation World Tour” and the “On the Run II” tour. Hannah is now working as a recurring dancer on the TV show “Soundtrack”. Her career thus far has allowed her to travel around the world doing what she loves, and to work with some of the most inspiring people in the entertainment industry. She is excited to pass on the wisdom and knowledge she has gained from her many years as a professional in both the commercial and the touring world of dance as a Master Choreographer at Varsity All Star Dance events and The 2022 Dance Summit.

Ian Mckenzie

Master Choreographer

Ian Mckenzie

Master Choreographer

Originally from Alabama, Ian moved to Boston at the age of fourteen. Although not dancing professionally until his early 20's, Ian always had a passion for music and movement. Ian joined a dance troupe called Phunk Phenomenon from America's Best Dance Crew (ABDC) in 2021. Dedicated to learning the art, he quickly advanced from dancer to lead choreographer. During that time, he choreographed for the Boston Celtics and also work closely with recording artists such as Jordan Knight. Later becoming the assistant director of the company, Ian played an instrumental role in starting ``Lil' Phunk`` - the official kids dance troupe of the Boston Celtics.

Ian has been dancing on tour with Lady Gaga since 2008 and performs in many of her music videos. Ian can also be seen on stage various artists and in numerous TV shows and commercials such as: Beyonce, Christina Milian, Alicia Keys, Janelle Monáe, Super Bowl 51, Gilmore Girls, & Hunger Games.

Ferly Prado

Master Choreographer

Ferly Prado

Master Choreographer

Ferly Prado was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where she began dancing at the age of 3 at her mother's academy, Ballet Elza Prado. Once she moved to the United States to pursue her dream, she studied at the Kirov Academy of Ballet (Washington, D.C.), at the Souther Ballet Theatre under the direction of Fernando Bujones (Orlando, FL), and at the Debbie Allen Dance Academy (Los Angeles, CA).

Ferly can be seen on stage various artists and in numerous TV shows and commercials such as: Tina Turner Tour, Justin Timberlake's music video “Suit and Tie”, Billboard Awards with Beyonce, Latin Billboard Awards with Chayanne, Katy Perry in “Rock in Rio”, Mariah Carey in Las Vegas, GLEE, Two and a Half Men, & Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Jia Huang

Master Choreographer

Jia Huang

Master Choreographer

Jia Huang graduated from the University of California Irvine with a BA in dance. UCI is also joined one of Southern California most cutting edge hip hop teams, Kaba Modern, which she directed in 2003-2005. In 2007-2008 she appeared on television shows such as Dirty Dancing and America’s Best Dance Crew. She spent 2009 on The Circus Tour Starring Britney Spears as one for four female principle dancers. She was a founding member, choreographer and dancer for the professional Contemporary Jazz company RhetOracle, Mischief Makers and KM Legacy.

Jia celebrated her 10th year on dance staff for the United Spirit Association. She is a seasoned judge, having judged competitions such as World of Dance, USA High School Dance Nationals, UDA College Dance Nationals, Japan Dance Nationals and Dance Worlds. She is also a faculty member at the prestigious Orange County School of the Arts, but spends most of her time teaching and choreography for high school teams and studios in California. She has taught master classes in places such as Canada, Australia, Norway, China, Mexico, Japan and continues to teach all over the US.

Jia can be seen on stage various artists and in numerous TV shows and commercials such as: Dirty Dancing, America’s Best Dance Crew, The Circus Tour Starring Britney Spears, VMAs, & promo video for the 2017 Grammys.

Events with Master Classes

Master classes are free for registered dancers at these select events.

The Dance Summit

The Dance Summit
Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
April 30 – May 1, 2022

Master Class with Hannah Douglass
April 29, 2022
12:30pm – 2:00pm

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