Micaya is a dance instructor, choreographer and producer extraordinaire . Formally trained in many dance forms, she incorporates a wide range of diversity in her choreography and teaching styles. Micaya’s classes are LOVED by many students of all ages and backgrounds due to her exceptional teaching skills and the non-intimidating atmosphere she creates In her classes. In 2012, she was awarded “Best Dance Teacher ” by the the SF Bay Guardian Readers Poll.
Micaya is the choreographer and director of SoulForce Dance Company and producer/director of Mission in the Mix; an annual show every June at Dance Mission Theater featuring SoulForce, students and local talent. She is also the proud founder/producer of the San Francisco International Hip Hop DanceFest (SFIHHDF) presented at the historic Palace of Fine Arts Theater. The SFIHHDF is the first ever festival of its kind that honors the artistry of hip hop dance in a non-competitive environment . The SFIHHDF creates a convergence of some of the most sophisticated, skillful and electrifying dance companies from all over the globe. It continues to be a groundbreaking event that receives worldwide recognition and acclaim.