Jodi Amato – Tap & Jazz for Youth & Adults

JODI AMATO _is so excited to be dusting off her tap shoes after a ten-year hiatus. Jodi graduated from SUNY New Paltz with a bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education and a Musical Theater concentration. She has performed in numerous shows throughout the Hudson Valley and was the owner/director of Blanche’s Off-Broadway in Kingston for 14 years teaching tap, jazz, ballet, … Read More

Roberto Rodriquez – Ritmo en Espanol – Kingston

Born in East Havana Cuba, and raised in Miami , percussionist and composer Roberto Rodriguez brings groundbreaking new music through his cross-cultural roots. Drawing upon his influences across the board of traditional Cuban music roots to contemporary genres of world music and Sephardic music, pop, jazz and improvisation, electronic, classical, he is one of the most versed performers and intriguing … Read More

Maia Martinez, Program Manager, Groove Kids Instructor

Maia is Co-Director and instructor of Dojo Dance Company & Hudson Valley Tango. Maia’s dance background extends from ballet, Argentine Tango, Latin dance, Modern Jazz, Folk, Flamenco & belly dance. She is also a licensed DXF – Dance Xross Fitness coach and Groove facilitator for kids and adults. In 2017 created with her husband “The Hudson Valley Tango Festival”, the … Read More