Kalani is originally from Palos Verdes, CA where she trained under the direction of Cynthia Bradley and Patrick David Bradley at San Pedro Ballet School.
Kalani received her B.A. in Environmental Studies and B.F.A. in Dance from the University of California, Santa Barbara, training with Nancy Colahan, Christopher Pilafian, and Valerie Huston; here she received the Corwin Award for Choreography and the Arnhold DEL Scholarship.
Kalani has also studied Dance Education Laboratory at 92nd Street Y and the ODC Next Moves Summer Intensive.
Sophia is a graduate of University of California Santa Barbara, where she received a B.A. in Dance and a B.S. in Biopsychology.
She performed works by Nancy Colahan, Jerry Pearson, Genevieve Carson, Christopher Pilafian and master José Limón.
Originally from Los Angeles, CA, Sophia has worked with many choreographers in L.A., including Genevieve Carson of LA Contemporary Dance Company, Rebecca Lemme of ACTS of Matter, and Jennifer Backhaus of Backhaus Dance.
ALYSSA MITCHEL (Apprentice)
Alyssa earned her B.A. in Liberal Studies/Teacher Preparation with a minor in mathematics, graduating Summa Cum Laude with honors from the Dominican University of California. She received her training at Marin Dance Theatre under the direction of Margaret Swarthout.
Alyssa has danced with Garrett+Moulton Productions, Labayen Dance and SOULSKIN Dance.
She is also a passionate choreographer and has presented her work at the Center Stage Theatre in Santa Barbara, ODC and Cowell Theater.