About the Instructors

Dance With Flair is a quality dance education program run by Angela Flaherty and family. Dance With Flair is an all inclusive studio that teaches kids the fun of dance and focuses on building self esteem rather than competition.

The goal of Dance With Flair is to provide a fun opportunity to learn the art form of dance and then share it with an audience through performance. Dance With Flair wants the dance experience to be stress free for all parents and dancers.

Dance With Flair offers multiple class and family discounts.

Dance With Flair has an annual recital in the Spring that showcases all of the dancers. The recitals include age-appropriate costumes, and music.

Angela Flaherty, Co-Owner   Ballet/Pointe, Tap, Lyrical, Broadway, Jazz Hop Instructor

Angela Flaherty has been dancing since age four. She went to Illinois State University where she received a major in English Education and a minor in dance education. Angela has taught dance in the community for around 18 years.  She began teaching English at Oswego High School where she also coached the poms, instructed a dance club.  In addition she taught at Oswegoland Park District and the Fox Valley Park District. In 2005, Angela and her husband, Shawn formed Dance With Flair.

Gina Garcia, Kettlebell Strong Instructor/Owner

Gina Garcia has been a Kettlebell Instructor for over 2 years and is a Certified Personal Trainer. Her passion is helping people feel good about themselves mentally, emotionally, and physically; which in turn makes people feel happy and gives balance to life. She spends each class focused on the safety and effectiveness of every exercise. This helps you get the most efficent workout and see results quickly. She promises to make it fun, and encourage you through it. You are in charge your happiness, and she’s ready to help get you started!