Studio Move Classes
Studio Move Instructors
Tawnya is the owner and founder of Studio Move Boise, which is the culmination of 25 years of teaching dance classes in the Treasure Valley. After spending several years as a professional dancer, Tawnya returned to the dance studio as an instructor where she quickly became well known in the dance community as a creative, cutting-edge dance artist who brings original content to all of her programs and classes.
Romeo Almeida didn’t start dancing until he was 16, and was inspired by Michael Jackson music videos! After graduating, Romeo returned home to Idaho and is pursuing his dream as a hip hop teacher in the Treasure Valley. He hopes to inspire his students to dance and to choose the better road in life!
Caitlin is a dancer, choreographer, and educator currently based in Boise, Idaho. She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma where she studied classical and contemporary modern dance under the direction of Derrick Minter and Austin Hartel. During this time she performed with Contemporary Dance Oklahoma and Oklahoma Festival Ballet, and was awarded the Scott Salmon Choreography scholarship.
Founder of Boots Country Dancing
Boots Country Dancing is a destination for those individuals who love country swing and line dancing! Classes held most Saturday evenings at StudioMove! please clink on this scheduling link as Zane’s classes are not apart of StudioMove’s mindbody app and he provides his own scheduling and pricing. Come kick your boots up with Zane and his crew……your going to love it!
Abby Lopac is a Boise, Idaho native. She has been a member and choreographer for FUSE Dance Collaboration LLC for two years. She is the co-founder of Twelve Dance Project whose goal is to raise awareness for local nonprofits via dance.
Studio Move Yoga Teachers
My yoga journey began 15 years ago, in a hot studio in Boise Idaho. Having grown up learning dance, I immediately fell in love with the idea of linking breath with movement. Since then, I have expanded my personal practice to include Hot Yoga, Yin, Vinyassa, Hatha, and Yoga Nidra.
Yoga Teacher, RYT-200
Ashley is originally from Salt Lake City, Utah and moved to Boise in 2016. She played collegiate soccer at Idaho State University and has always loved Idaho’s beautiful outdoors. It was during her soccer days when she was first introduced to yoga. Since that time, she has continued to practice many styles of yoga to complement her active and adventurous lifestyle.
Yoga Teacher, RYT-200
Francy had already been practicing yoga for many years when she felt called to teach. In 2016, she completed her 200-hour YTT through CorePower Yoga in Minneapolis, MN, where she was employed as a school teacher. A couple months after graduating, she moved back to her hometown of Boise, Idaho, where she currently teaches a variety of yoga classes, from Power Vinyasa and Buti Yoga, to Restorative and Yin.
Studio Move Testimonials
My shy and reserved daughter loved her weekly tap and ballet classes with Miss Tawnya. The classes were the perfect mix of creativity and structure! My daughter had fun with her friends, but she gained specific skills and coordination. She even felt comfortable to take the risk to perform in several recitals!
After seeing my daughter enjoy these classes, my 5-year old son asked to dance! He participated in a boy’s hip-hop class for two years, and he LOVED it!! Miss Tawnya taught those energetic boys some incredible moves! She maintained high expectations for them, but she found the perfect balance of discipline and joy! She is an excellent teacher who knows how to differentiate instruction based on the age and interest level of her students.
My family has benefited so much from her programs!