Denise was born and
raised in Los Angeles, California and began dance training at
Denise has traveled the
world teaching master classes and choreographing for film TV and
stage. She has worked with many artists including Kate Hudson,
Topher Grace and Bjork.
Denise is currently a
faculty member at Loyola Marymount University, The Los Angeles High
School for the Arts and guest faculty at Idywilld Arts Academy.
This class has been
described as organic and grounded. Class begins with a modern
based warm-up with an emphasis on strength and core technique.
Choreography is designed to help the dancer become connected to
movement by dancing from the inside out. The class experiments with
different types of music ranging from tribal rhythms to contemporary
composers. The class is often accompanied with live musicians.