Instructor Spotlight

Liz // Instructor

Instructor-Liz

Meet Liz!

Liz started taking classes at Divine in January of 2012. With no formal background in dance, feeling awkward and uncoordinated, she fell in love with the freedom Boudoir dance celebrates. She has never looked back!

Hometown?
I grew up in Medford, OR

Why do you love Divine Movement?
I love the ability to walk into a space knowing I will be supported and encouraged by other women. The love I have for the dance itself is only amplified by this amazing community.

What do you consider your teaching style?
I love encouraging our students to embrace the weird and awkward shapes in order to find creativity and unique moments in their own dance.

What music is on your “Divine” playlist right now?
Dancing Queen – Daecolm
Up all Night – Oliver Tank
Creep – Radiohead

Favorite Food?
Dilettante Ephemere Martini- that’s food right?

What is the farthest you have been from home?
Avesta, Sweden

When was the last time you cried?
Yesterday

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Zookeeper!

Guilty pleasure?
Bad Syfy TV movies.

Favorite article of clothing to dance in?
I love to dance in leggings so I can slide around on the floor 🙂

Favorite quote?
“Comparison is the thief of joy.”