DANCE COMPANY INSTRUCTOR
Shaye Edwards, from Mesa, Arizona received her dance training from Impact Dance Studio where she trained in contemporary, jazz, hip hop, ballet, lyrical, tap, and acro. Shaye was a member for four years and dance captain for two years of the 19-time National Champion BYU Cougarettes. The Cougarettes won 5 of those national titles while Shaye was on the team. Shaye choreographed several routines throughout her 4 years on Cougarettes, including their hip hop dance with Cosmo to “Rolex” that went viral. Shaye has also choreographed numerous hip hop, contemporary, and jazz routines in Arizona, Utah, Idaho, Kentucky, and Nebraska. In high school, Shaye was a member of the Mountain View high school Varsity Pom team. She has received numerous awards including a state champion title with her Pom team in 2013, runner-up national titles with her Pom team at UDA and USA nationals, and more. She has worked with several outstanding choreographers including Shandon Perez, Karl Mundt, Shannon Mathers, Sonja Tayeh, and more. In 2018 and 2019, Shaye was the assistant coach for the Bingham Minerettes Drill team and led them to second place in the State finals. Shaye loves teaching because it is so fulfilling to see her students grow into beautiful dancers and people!