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Mizzy Tellez

Staff Info

Position: Salsa Instructor
ADP Classes: Salsa
Training: Salsa, Bachata, Reggaeton, Ballet, Jazz



Mizzy received her BA from SJSU in Sociology and is currently a director of Pura Vida Kidz, a Bay Area youth salsa dance company that performs salsa with a touch of bachata, hip hop/reggaeton and jazz. A passionate performer since the age of 12, Mizzy choreographed her own dance team under a program called "Chispa" in high school. While in college, she choreographed numerous quinceaneras and post college, she performed with various Salsa companies.

Mizzy’s goal is to share her salsa knowledge with kids and adults while providing a fun and friendly, easily understood environment for all to lean and enjoy salsa.