Mini Shock Los Angeles [mSLA]
Mini Shock Los Angeles is the youngest youth team of the Culture Shock Los Angeles organization consisting of dancers ages 7 and under. These young dancers are trained in all styles of hip hop as well as educated in hip hop history and culture. Not only do these kids perform but they also participate in a variety of community outreach events. As with all the Shock LA companies, dancers are empowered to strive for a lifestyle that embraces acceptance, achievement, positive self-expression and self-confidence.
Company Director: Cehlsi Dayrit
Artistic Director: Rod Dizor
Administrative Director: Lauren Belyea
Mighty Shock Los Angeles [MSLA]
Mighty Shock LA is an apprentice dance company for dancers ages 8-12. The group is directed and mentored by Culture Shock LA and serves as a training ground for youth to gain experience in performing and studying urban dance styles in a healthy, family-oriented atmosphere. As with all the Shock LA companies, dancers are empowered to strive for a lifestyle that embraces acceptance, achievement, positive self-expression and self-confidence.
Company Director: Kameko Ogg
Assistant Company Director: Johanna Santiago
Artistic Advisor: Raffy Piamonte
Artistic Directors: Jin Lee & Matt Gan
Future Shock Los Angeles [FSLA]
Future Shock LA is our apprentice company for ages 13-18. The group serves as a training ground for young dancers to gain experience in performing and learning urban dance styles in a healthy, family atmosphere. Dancers are empowered to embrace challenges, foster creativity, gain self-awareness, and respect diversity.
Company Directors: Fred Mayor
Artistic Advisor: Jeffrey Calimbas
Artistic Directors: Alyson Van & Jon Aldanese
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