About Tanya Coonan
Three Phrases that Describe my Dance Background:
- I started dancing at age 9
- I’m the only instructor who is not an alumni of Encore. Although I wish I was!
- . I started assisting and teaching at Encore when I was 18 years old. This year is my 23rd year teaching at Encore and I am so grateful to Alvina. She’s the best boss ever!!
My Role at Encore Dance Center:
Instructor, Company Choreographer
Dance Classes I Teach:
I was also a cheerleader in my younger years and cheered in the Big 33 football game. I also danced during the Charlie Daniels Band halftime show at the Florida Citrus Bowl.
Favorite Encore Recital:
2017 when my daughter Marlaina shared the roll as Clara in the Nutcracker ballet.
When I'm not at Encore:
I enjoy spending time with my husband and two daughters Marlaina and Myla. I also like to shop....shop....shop!!!