About

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photo by Ricardo Tellez

Kat Kresch is a company member of RicaSalsa Dance, including performing in their winning competitions: World Latin Dance Cup Team Champions, Bay Area Team Champions, San Francisco Int’l Salsa Congress Team Champions. She performs with GoGo Pro and Gypsy Love Productions in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is a previous Collegiate and Amateur Ballroom & Latin dance competitor, and previous core company member of The Nekyia (bellydance cabaret) and Hot Pink Feathers (Samba/world dance fusion). She began her teaching career at Cheryl Burke Dance San Francisco, and is a graduate of the Ballroom Dance Teachers College in Ballroom and Latin, and the San Francisco School of Massage & Bodywork. She trains in ballet, jazz, bellydance and yoga, and works behind-the-scenes for her dance teaching mentor & founder of SF’s original Metronome Ballroom, Diane Jarmolow, at the Ballroom Dance Teachers College. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago.