Black Cat Ballroom ~ Ballroom, Swing, Country & More
Black Cat Ballroom founder and Chicago Heights native, Lynzi joined RTM in February of 2017 teaching private lessons and will begin hosting her monthly Sunday Swing Thing starting in March. Lynzi has been dancing as long as she can remember.Training in various dance genres since age 3 including Jazz, Contemporary, Modern, and Musical Theater. Upon her return to the US after studying Musical Theater at college in England, where she was also a member of Northampton’s Royal Youth Theater, Lynzi found her way to partner dancing and hasn't looked back. Lynzi is an expert in Ballroom, Swing, and Country, teaching and competing in all three disciplines. Currently she competes pro-am on the UCWDC circuit as well as both solo and pro-am in WCS. She enjoys sharing her love of dance and watching her students blossom with the joy they find on the dance floor.
Katie joined Room To Move in September of 2017 with her Yoga For Every Body clas . Katie is a Wellness Coach and Body Therapist providing private, group and corporate Therapeutic Yoga Instruction, Health Coaching, Reiki and a variety of Massage Therapy modalities. Whether you are facing a new or chronic health issue or pain, recovering from an injury, are a new or experienced yogi or are experiencing compromised health due to stress and anxiety, She can support your healing journey or guide you toward deep relaxation.
Sun & Stars ~ Yoga & kickboxing with Kru M and Tiffany
This dynamic husband & wife due joined the RTM family is July of 2016. Originally meeting in Thailand in 2013 M & Tiffany are sharing their love for all things mentally and physically challenging with us here in the Steger area. M has been teaching fitness courses for 5 years, fighting Muay Thai for 10 years, holds a bachelors degree in sports science and is certified in a wide variety of disciplines including kickboxing, pilates, yoga and aerobics. Join them for their kickboxing course here at RTM or one of their many community yoga events around the Steger area. Follow their Outdoor Community Yoga Group here.
Kitten von Purr ~ Resident Burlesque Artist/Workshops
Kitten von Purr, burlesque performer in the Chicago area joined us here in December of 2014. She teaches quarterly burlesque workshops for women of all dance abilities at Room to Move Studio. She has performed at Stage 773 and the Everleigh Social Club in Chicago; and has studied burlesque at Studio L’amour and Vaudezilla in Chicago; and has studied ballet with Barre None Ballet in Steger and Miss Carol Hutchinson in Park Forest. Learn more at www.kittenvonpurr.com.
Joinging RTM in January of 2017, Jenni and Francesca originally formed 2 Starving Artists in the summer of 2014 as two public school art teachers who wanted to throw paint on people partying. With over 20 years of teaching between them, these starving ladies specialize in quarterly themed and private paint parties. Think you can’t paint? Guess again! 2 Starving Artists break down the steps so everyone can paint successfully. We provide all painting materials, including aprons. To book a paint pARTy or learn more go to http://www.2StarvingArtists.bravesites.com.
LuLaRoe Loft ~ Resident Boutique
Amy moved her pop up boutique into the upstairs loft of Room To Move in January of 2017. LuLaRoe is a clothing company carrying sizes XXS-3XL (00-24)! Most known for their leggings, they offer many amazing styles that are made to flatter. There are styles and patterns for ALL shapes, sizes, ages & tastes! Whether your style is colorful & trendy, or more classic & laid back, LuLaRoe has it! With LuLaRoe, there is NO catalog, NO website, NO gimmicks, & NO presentations. Just awesome limited edition clothing presented in a unique & FUN way to shop at your convenince! Most importantly there is NEVER any pressure to buy. Want to see? Contact Amy
The Dani Jo Company ~ For The Love Of Dance!
Joining RTM in April of 2017, The Dani Jo Company specializes in: Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, Afro-Caribbean and Gymnastics. All classes prepare students for the stage, as they are a performance company! Company dance classes are taught and choreographed by our director, Dani Jo Williams. Miss Dani Jo is also an instructor at The Joffrey Ballet & Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. Gymnastics classes include tumbling and flexibility taught by award-winning, Coach Bria. Our method of teaching is ideal for students ranging from beginner to advanced levels of dance ages 5 and up! Our dancers have performed and opened for celebrity artists such as: T. L. Williams, Aaron Carter, Tstar, Trevor Jackson and more!