MEET THE TEAM
Studio Owner, Instructor
Born in New Hampshire Katie Fader has been an athlete and recreational dancer her whole life. Dancer turned Fitness Instructor she spent the past decade teaching adults and young children dance and fitness. With a certification from the American Sports and Fitness Association and Katie's passion for dance, she hopes to create the perfect place at her studio for all dancers.
Maggi Soluna has been dancing for 27 years and an instructor for 13 years. Over the years, she has studied Classical Ballet, Contemporary Ballet, Pointe, Modern, Jazz, Music Theater, African, Celtic, Belly Dance, Cabaret, Hip-Hop, and more. She has performed in many Recitals, Ballets, Operas, and Variety Shows. Ms. Soluna has been dedicated to her training as a performer, choreographer, and instructor, attending many different studios, workshops, intensives, and master classes. She values the many different types of training she has received and strives to blend them into her classes, to offer her students the best possible experience. In her time as an instructor, she has worked with students ranging from 2-70+ years old, and beginner to advanced. Ms. Soluna teaches and takes class with multiple studios throughout the Tampa Bay area.
Samantha is originally from Minnesota, and grew up in Jacksonville, FL. She danced for 16 years in genres including Classical Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical/Contemporary, Modern, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Tap, and Tumbling. During College, she taught and choreographed Ballet, Hip-Hop, and Tumbling for 3 years for ages 3-16 and is excited to be back in a dance studio environment.
Samantha found yoga in 2013 as a new way to remain creative, flexible, and strong. She completed her 200-hour Teacher Training in Winter of 2017 (at Yoga Pointe Studio in Lakeland, FL) during her senior year of college. Since, she has taught a variety of classes including Restorative, Yin, Flow, Gentle, Power and Nidra. Samantha is certified with the Yoga Alliance and plans to continue her yoga journey through further certifications and teachings. She enjoys introducing new students to yoga, as well as instructing practiced yogis