Dance Instructors | Rexburg, ID | Dance It | 208-403-5988

Meet our director

Amy Taylor has years of experience and aims to bring the joy of dance to as many people as she can.

Years of dancing experience

Amy Taylor is a dance instructor and choreographer from Rexburg Idaho. She has trained in many different styles of dance including: ballroom, ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop, and modern. Amy’s dance career began at dance depot where she performed and competed for nine years. Throughout those nine years she was awarded a year long scholarship to train with the LA Underground convention. Then later joined the Madison High School Drill team and was their Captain for her Junior and Senior year. During her junior year Amy participated in the Rexburg Junior Miss pageant (now known as the Distinguished Young Women) and was awarded the Physical Fitness award.

Amy continued to pursue her dance at Idaho State University on the nationally ranked Bengal Dance Team. While being on the Bengal Dance Team, Amy was a four year All American through the National Dance Alliance and awarded the Top-gun turner in 2004. She also received the Newcomer of the year award in 2004 and the Bengal Dancer of the year award in 2006 and 2007. While serving as Captain her fourth year on the team the Bengal Dancers placed 1st in their hip hop routine at USA Nationals in Las Vegas, being the first dance team at Idaho State University to win a National Championship, and later competed at Daytona Beach Florida finishing 2nd in their dance division.

Amy was later employed with the National Dance Alliance in the fall of 2005 and the summer of 2006. Amy was first hired to model for the Cheerleader and Danzteam catalog and shortly after traveled around the country teaching dance camps to high schools and college dance teams, she was awarded the Best Technical Dancer through National Dance Alliance that summer. Amy was also employed at Cope’s Dance and Fitness in American Falls from 2003-2008 as the assistant coach for the Southeastern Idaho Show Team. While teaching at Cope’s Dance and Fitness, her teams were awarded many 1st places and Best Choreography award in 2005 and 2006.


In 2007, Amy finished up her graduate degree from Idaho State University with her Bachelors in Science and her minor in Dance Education.

As the founder of Dance It, Amy is still continuing to teach dance and follow her dreams.

 

Dance It is Nationally ranked in all divisions!

Defending 2013 National Champions in the Advanced Senior Jazz Division and Advanced Senior Hip Hop Division. 

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