Dancer/Choreographer, Monica Mark was born to dance! She began at the age of 3 and hasn't slowed down since. She has studied at the Hunter College of NY, where she trained in Contemporary, Ballet and Jazz Dance . Later on she picked up West African Dance and Hip Hop. Monica has performed with dance companies in NY, and London, including her own, U Dance Electra! A funky, Contemporary dance troupe that rocked the stages and festivals around the Bay Area. She currently teaches at several schools and clubs including JCC and Stanford University. When you step into one of Monica's classes, get ready for a wild ride and an awesome workout, set to a colorful array of music, ranging from Disco, to Punk and everything in between!
With eight years of experience in teaching group fitness, (including Cardio Dance, Indoor Cycling, Core Training, Barre and Pilates) and intense dance training, Monica has created her classes for anyone and everyone that wants a safe and effective workout. She is also AFFA, Barre Above, Schwinn, Keiser M3 and SCW Vertical Pilates certifed. Music used in classes is diverse and funky. House to Hip Hop, Pop to Rock and everything in between. You will have no choice but to move!