Jessica of Seattle Dance Fitness is known for her infectious and crazy energy! You will want to dance bigger, jump higher, and just generally work harder than you thought you could just by showing up to a class! In her Zumba® classes Jessica works hard to bring you only the best choreography from Zumba® all star choregraphers as well as tons of her own original dance fitness choreography. In her "Cardio Dance Party" classes students will follow along each week to original dance fitness choreography featuring pop/hip hop/dancehall and Top 40 music. Her classes are high energy! Both hour long classes you will help you burn between 400-1000 calories and leave you feeling sassy, happy, confident, and empowered!
Jessica has been teaching creative movement and dance to kids for over 10 years and is excited to bring Zumba@kids classes to select elementary schools.
Zumba®kids birthday parties are a SUPER Fun way to celebrate your elementary aged kiddo too!
Zumba Kids is the dance-fitness party where we play it loud and rock out with our friends!
Zumba Kids classes feature kid-friendly routines based on original Zumba
choreography. We break down the steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure. Zumba kids helps to develop a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children’s lives by making fitness fun! Classes incorporate key childhood development elements like leadership, respect, teamwork, confidence, self-esteem, memory, creativity, coordination, and cultural awareness.
Jessica's love of dance began as a toddler and has only grown with time. She is known amongst her friends, students and community for all things DANCE! She holds a BA in dance from the University of Washington and enjoyed a professional contemporary modern dance career in Seattle throughout her 20’s. After becoming a mom Jessica was looking for a way to satisfy her dance cravings and discovered and fell in love with Zumba®! She decided to take her passion for Zumba® to the next level in 2014 and became an instructor. While Jessica loves the Latin and World music flavors found in a Zumba class, she has found her next passion in “Cardio Dance Party” classes where students dance each week to original follow along dance fitness choreography featuring pop, hip hop and Top 40 music. Through dance fitness classes Jessica found her calling in helping to empower her students, both adults and kiddos. Her classes offer a truly FUN and satisfying option for creating a HEALTHY lifestyle that lasts for a lifetime.
Camille has a deep love of dance. She began her life of dancing at a young age with her family when she would push back the couches change into her shiny pink unitard and rockout with her 5 sisters while her dad would play the drums. Her first dance class in a studio felt like coming home. She has studied ballet, jazz, hip-hop, contemporary, tap and now Dance Fitness and Zumba! Camille studied ballet and all dance forms at Utah Valley University with Repertory Ballet Ensemble and Utah Regional Ballet. She teaches all ages from wee little babies to toddlers to teenagers to adults and even grandparents! After she had her first of three children in 2011 she tried a Zumba class for the first time and was hooked! In 2013 she began teaching Zumba in Seattle 5-10 times a week! Dance Fitness became her favorite form of teaching dance and sharing her love of dance with others. She loves the energy and enthusiasm that comes in a group fitness class as well as being able to teach all ages to move their bodies have fun and try something they may never have done! Dance Fitness is for everyone!
"I started taking Jessica's class to lose weight and have fun. It grew to be much more. I have met some amazing people and gained a huge amount of confidence. I feel like everyone should take Zumba or Cardio Dance with Jessica. . " -Demetra M.
"The energy in class picks me up, it's always fun and joyous. This is mainly due to Jessica's clear love of what she does and for her students. Her choreo is hot but easy to follow and always makes me feel like a rock star. . . " -Amber C.
Original choreography for Cardio Dance Party! "Chun Li", Nicki Minaj.
Dance to this original choreography in both Zumba® and Cardio Dance Party Classes! "Push Back" by Ne-Yo (feat. Bebe Rexha and Stefflon Don.)
Fun with the Zumba kids in Seattle!