MEET THE TEAM
Join us at Creative Souls Dance and let's dance, connect, and grow together! Our instructors are not only highly skilled but are deeply passionate about sharing the joy of dance and are committed to nurturing talent, building confidence, and creating a supportive community for all dancers. We celebrate diversity and welcome dancers of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities. Whether you're a child discovering the joy of movement or an adult looking to explore new styles, we have a class that's perfect for you. Come dance with us and experience the magic of self-expression, creativity, and community.
Founder/Dance and Fitness Instructor
Rosalie Galante is a member of the National Dance Council of America and is a certified dance instructor. She is recognized throughout the dance industry as one of America’s top teachers and performers, and has taught the art of dance to many individuals, from professional competitors to first timers alike. Rosalie has been formally trained in Ballet, Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballroom and Social Dance in both New York and Florida. She has been teaching dancers and developing creative choreographies for over 15 years for many local dance companies, non-profit organizations, and charity events, based on the diversity of cultures that she has been exposed to throughout her numerous travels. Her students have performed in different venues and have won First Place in numerous dance competitions around the world.
Rosalie also believes that a healthy lifestyle is a happy one, so she combines positive and inspiring music with all her dance background to develop fun and diverse choreographies for the Dance Aerobics, Group Workshops and Zumba Classes which she teaches at several country clubs and gyms throughout South Florida. This passion for bringing joy to people’s lives and helping them express themselves through dance and music led her to establish Creative Souls Dance LLC.
Ms. Kirsten (aka Miss Pickles) has been teaching dance and theater for 13 years. She began dancing at the age of 2 and has been submerged in the arts ever since.
As she advanced in her artistic and athletic training, Kirsten attended several regional and national dance competitions, also performing at local events. During her youth, she competed in gymnastics and figure skating, receiving gold medals and overall high scores.
Kirsten played lead roles in many productions, including Sandy (Grease), Carlotta (Phantom of the Opera), and Cassie (A Chorus Line). This led her to an interest in directing shows for young actors, which include Annie, Alice in Wonderland, The Greatest Showman, Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, and many more which took the stage at local theaters and the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts.
In recent years, Ms. Kirsten has grown a love for teaching younger dancers and sharing in their joy of learning. She has choreographed competition pieces placing in the overalls and winning special judges' awards. She teaches all styles of dance including ballet, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop, and acrobatics. Kirsten believes that young artists thrive with technical training despite age, and a fun, exciting environment to instill a love and passion for their craft.
Originally from Los Angeles, Bella is a dancer through and through, having immersed herself in the art form from a young age.
Bella's dance repertoire spans a multitude of styles, reflecting her passion for the art form. Yet, it is in Hip-Hop and Heels that Bella truly finds her stride.
As a choreographer, Bella's focus is on empowerment and self-assuredness, particularly for women. Her routines are crafted with the intention of making dancers feel not only strong and capable but also undeniably sexy. Through her choreography, Bella fosters an environment where every woman can tap into her inner power. "I can’t wait to dance with you!
Lisel's dance journey began at the age of four,
where she explored a variety of dance forms, including ballet, modern dance, and gymnastics. These early experiences served as the foundation for her enduring love for movement and self-expression.
Her foray into teaching began with Zumba, a passion she's been dedicated to for more than 3 years. With her infectious energy and love for Caribbean rhythms, Lisel inspires her students to move, groove, and get fit in a joyful and lively atmosphere.
For two years now, Lisel has been guiding students through the sultry and empowering world of Burlesque and Acro Chair. This unique blend of styles not only demands strength and precision but also encourages a newfound sense of confidence and sensuality in her students.
From 2014 to 2016, Lisel ventured into the realm of competitive pole dancing, honing her skills and pushing her boundaries in this demanding and exhilarating style.
Lisel's choreographic style is a fusion of edgy, sassy, and unconventional movements. She thrives on challenging conventional notions of dance, daring her students to move their bodies in ways they never thought possible. Her classes are crafted with an emphasis on "feeling empowered in your own skin."
Movement and dance have always played a significant role in Ganna's life. She began dancing as a toddler and continued to perform throughout her school years. During her university studies, she was introduced to yoga and instantly fell in love with it. Ganna discovered true joy and spiritual fulfillment through Movement Meditation, also known as Yoga, during her first Yoga teacher training in Bali in 2010. It was then that her passion for movement and dance truly converged, igniting her journey as a yoga teacher.
Now, Ganna teaches various styles of yoga, including different breathing techniques, flows, restorative yin, chair yoga, family yoga, prenatal yoga, kids' yoga, and meditations. Her classes incorporate hatha yoga poses, dynamic vinyasa flows, and mind/body awareness practices. In her classes, you will discover a pathway to balance your mind by synchronizing breath and movement, emphasizing alignment, and fostering inner union.