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WIGHT NOISE STAFF & PROFESSIONAL DANCE COMPANY

Wight Noise is a professional contemporary dance academy based in the Phoenix/Peoria area established in 2014.  Wight Noise Dance Academy members are dance educators and artists from all over the valley of the sun. 

Wight Noise Dance Academy members also engage in residencies, workshops, master classes and community outreach projects.

The choreographic focus of Wight Noise Dance Company is Celebrating Life through Dance.

Artistic Director /Choreographer

Rachel Wight

Artistic Director, 45 years of dance experience with an emphasis on performance and education.

 

Rachel began her dance teaching career in Southern California at Golden West Community College where she served as Dance Department Director before relocating to Arizona in 1991 where she taught in the public school setting for 28 years. Rachel is deeply immersed in the dance community having taught at, Glendale Community College and several high schools throughout the Valley of the Sun. Rachel has  served on many committees including: Dance Alliance, Artist in Residence and the Peoria Unified School District Arts Festival Commitee. 

She has helped to create high level dance performance companies at all schools previously taught at and continues to strive to raise the level of dance and arts education in the public school setting. Rachel is a recipient of the Golden West College Alumni Pillar of Honor award, Pride of Peoria and the Kathy Lindholm Lane Award.

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Kathryn Wight

Assistant Artistic Director and Teacher. 16 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Jazz, Hip Hop, Contemporary and Company.

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Cesar Aten

Teacher and Professional Company Member. 10 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Ballet

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Talia Munoz

Teacher. 16 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Ballet and Contemporary

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Lalo Carrasco

Teacher and Professional Company Intern. 4 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Jazz, Hip Hop and Ballet

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Tonalli Crespo

Teacher. 5 years dance experience with an emphasis in education.

Urban Hip Hop

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Tracey Holberg

Professional Company Member. 10 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

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Sunny Peterson

Professional Company Member. 10 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

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Bryana Moller

Cheer and tumbling coach, Dance Teacher and Professional Company Member. 11 years dance and competitive cheer experience.

Cheer, Tumbling and Technique

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Amber Linton

Teacher and Professional Company Member. 9 years dance experience with an emphasis on education.

Petite Dance, Contemporary, Jazz/Hip Hop Combo

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Amanda Malek Ahmadi

Teacher and Professional Company Member. Early Childhood Development certified with an emphasis on performance.

Petite Dance

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Naz McCallum

Teacher. 10 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Hip Hop

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Kristen Lucero

Professional Company Member. 20 years dance experience with an

emphasis on education and performance.

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Mary Wight

Professional Company Member. 10 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

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James Marinaro

Professional Company Member. 20 years dance experience with an emphasis on education and performance.

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Quan J Davis

Teacher and Professional Company Member. 10 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Jazz Fusion and Contemporary

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Ashley David

Teacher and Professional Company Member. 16 years dance experience with an emphasis on education and performance.

Strength and Flexibility

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Cassi Dugan

Teacher, 13 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Contemporary and Company.

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Keyvonte “Hollywood” Beard

Teacher. 6 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

Hip Hop

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Macaila McDonnel

Professional Company Intern. 4 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

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Tiffany Panaccione

Professional Company Member. 20 years dance experience with an emphasis on performance.

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Devonne Gonzalez

Professional Company Member. 35 years dance experience with emphasis in education and performance.