Orlando based Choreographer, Teacher, and Dancer Gilliane Hadley has over 30 years of dance experience. Prior to teaching, Gilliane, a native of Miami, danced professionally with local production companies and special events. She danced with the Isadora Duncan Dance Ensemble throughout South Florida, New York, and at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. She was also a member of Freddick Bratcher and Company and has danced for many international artists in videos, television, and concerts, including Carlos Vives. She was a dancer for Celebrity Cruises and was a contestant on So You Think You Can Dance Greece. She has performed the works of José Limón, Anna Sokolow, Michael Uthoff, Ellis Wood, Gerri Houlihan, and Peter London, to name a few. Her dance education includes Broadway Dance Center, Steps on Broadway, EDGE Performing Arts Center, and New World School of the Arts. At age 17, she discovered her passion for teaching/choreographing and has received much recognition throughout Florida for her teaching style and choreography. After relocating to Orlando, she continued to develop her teaching style and choreography. Gilliane helped develop the dance program at Windermere Preparatory School, which offers a strong emphasis on all styles of dance while also allowing the dancers to have an artistic, creative outlet.