EPIC Dance Center

EPIC Dance Center

5.0
3 employees
9 years in business

About this pro

We are proud to be the only full service dance studio in Miami Beach with several locations and specializing in all styles of dance. Classes begin at age 0 with Mommy & Me/Daddy & Me classes, and continue to all ages, including pre-professional level, adult and seniors. Our Mission is to give our students a technically rich dance education at an affordable cost in order to provide the opportunity for all to experience the art of dance. We are committed to not only develop amazing dancers, but also create a safe and fun environment in which to develop amazing people. 

Visit or website at www.epicdancecenterfl.com for more information. 

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Miami Beach, FL 33140
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What is your typical process for working with a new student?

We realize the influence we have on our students on a daily basis, and we strive to surround our dancers with positive support, motivation and encouragement to build confidence, promote self esteem, and build future leaders and kind individuals. EPIC Dance Center is a Dance Family... and we Welcome you to join us at any of our locations. #epicdancefam We currently have year round and seasonal sessions which include Summer Dance Camps in both Miami Beach and Palmetto Bay. We offer classes in:Acro & Tumbling | Across the Floor - Jumps, Leaps, Turns | Ballet | Barre Fitness | Ballroom | BellydanceBoot Camp | Cardio Power Hour | Chair Aerobics | Choreo | Conditioning & Stretch | Contemporary Creative Movement | Dance Fit Adult | Dance Fusion | Drama | Heels | Hip Hop | Improv | Jazz | Lyrical Musical Theatre | PBT Progressing Ballet Technique | Playtime Tots | Pre-Pointe | Pointe | Productions  Quince, Sweet 16 & Seniors classes | Spirit | Tap | Technique |  Voice | ZumbaZumbini (Mommy & Me / Daddy & Me) | Private Appointments Available 


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
KRISTINE RODRIGUEZ B.S.ed, M.B.A.Kristine is our Director, Founder and Instructor. She has over 25 years of experience instructing children and adults of all levels and ages, as well as 35 years of dance experience. A Miami Beach native, Kristine began her dancing, modeling and acting education at the age of 4, began competing in regional and national dance competitions at the age of 7, and has been active in the industry ever since. Kristine trained professionally at DancExchange, Inc., Ballet Etudes of South Florida, and Charles Drew Elementary School’s Magnet Dance and Drama program. She was a Miami Beach Senior High School's "Body & Soul" Dance Team member and was the SGA President, a Silver Knight nominee and spoke at her graduation. Kristine attended the University of Miami and earned a BS.ed in both Elementary Education & Theater Arts, graduated on the Dean’s List and was a Hurricanette for the Band of the Hour. While at university, she created the award winning Starlettes Hip Hop Dance Team for the City of Miami Beach. Kristine taught Kindergarten while earning her M.B.A. from Nova Southeastern University. She created EPIC Dance Center in 2013 as a mobile dance company as she has always felt that professional and affordable dance classes should be experienced by every child. Through her ability and willingness to travel to the dancer, she has made dance accessible to all by expanding to several locations in South Florida. Kristine serves as the Dance Director, Performing Arts Coordinator, Co-Sponsor for the Middle & Upper School Thespian troupes, and Director of Auxiliary Programs at the prestigious Palmer Trinity School, where she continues to share her love of Dance!
Kristine’s Credits include: International print ads, Orange Bowl parades, national infomercials, bilingual commercials, Sabado Gigante, Telenovelas, Regional Ballet and Theater productions and choreography for Pirates of Penzance and In The HeightsBurn NoticeThe Balancing ActRock of Agesthe Rose Bowl National Football Championship Halftime Show, Miami PAVAC, the New Years Day Rose Bowl Parade, Hurricanette Alumni Game Halftime Shows, Future Faces of America title holder, the Cinderella International Scholarship Pageant title holderMiss. America Scholarship Preliminary Finalist.

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Classes range between $50-$65 per month for 1 class a week. Discounts available for City of Miami Beach Residents and Employees, Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce Members, Siblings, Teachers, First Responders, Law Enforcement, Military and Veterans.


How did you get started teaching?

While at the University of Miami, I created the award winning Starlettes Hip Hop Dance Team for the City of Miami Beach and I created EPIC Dance Center in 2013 as a mobile dance company.