Team Biographies

Our people are among the most talented in the industry. It would be our pleasure to put our extensive experience to work for you.

Please click here for details about Kyoshi Felipe Cabanero, 7th Dan Okinawa Karate-do & Kobudo Shorin-ryu Shorinkan Kyokai (under the direction of 10th Dan Hanshi Shugoro Nakazato, HQ in Naha City, Okinawa, Japan).

Sensei Jason Consoli, 3rd Dan Okinawan Shorin-ryu. Chief Instructor

Sensei Jason started his Martial Arts training at age 7. He achieved his Shodan (Black Belt) in 1985 at the age of 13. Since then has competed in many competitions in Canada and the US with much sucess. He has also competed and coached for Hamilton in the CANUSA Games. He has trained in various styles of Martial Arts over the past 30 years and wants to share all of his knowledge with his students. Okinawan Shorin-ryu Karate is his speciality and was recently graded to 4th Dan by his long time instructor "Kyoshi" Fellipe Cabenero 7th Dan.

International Website for Shorin-Ryu Shorinkan.

Tamara Vance-Consoli

Artistic Director & Dance Instructor

Tamara has been dancing since the age of 2 and has never stopped. She is certified with the Canadian Dance Teachers Association (CDTA) and is a former member of this organization. Tamara studied under the instruction of Marilyn Szwec and is excited to be back in Dundas. She is a former Hamilton Tiger-cat Cheerleader with 4 seasons of cheering for the Black & Gold. Tamara is also a former competitive Figure Skater representing the Preston F.S.C and has choreographed for Figure Skating Clubs as well as for High School Productions and Fashion Shows. Tamara has gained knowledge from many instructors both in Canada and the United States. Her students have been seen on stage in the Nutcracker (Canadian Ballet Youth Ensemble), on stage with Janet Jackson, and with the Toronto Raptors Dance Pack. Tamara's passion for dance and her performance experience makes her students excel not only in Dance, but in life.

We welcome back Miss Ruthlyn Graham. Miss Ruthlyn is our Contemporary and Jazz instructor. Miss Ruthlyn is a former MacMaster dance team member and her creativity and drive make her classes fun and eventful.

We Welcome back Miss Lacey Sevier. Miss Lacey is our Hip Hop, Jazz & Acro instructor. Miss Lacey is certified through DMA (Dance Master of America) as well as the Acrobatic Arts Program. She has several years of teaching and performance experience including working as a dancer on many cruise ships. Her high energy choreography and her high energy personality make her classes a lot of fun.

We Welcome Miss Amy Warner. Miss Amy is our Production, Tap & Jazz instructor. Miss Amy has been studying dance for many years. Miss Amy was a "Caravan Kid" chosen to tour all across the United States as a performer and teaching assistant to several master teachers including The Hoctor Family, Mallory Graham, Darryl Retter, and Kit Andree. Her positive attitude and team spirit make her productions award winning and her classes fun.