Founder and Artistic Director
Brandon J was born and raised in Miami, Florida. His career in Hip Hop began by performing with the group Live in Color. He later attended Florida A & M University, where he choreographed for and performed with the FAMU STRIKERS. Since moving to Los Angeles, he has had the chance to perform for a variety of Hip Hop artists, films and learning institutions. He has gained recognition for his work as a Hip Hop instructor at Inland Pacific Ballet Academy; Pomona College; Chaffey College; University of California, Riverside; and Idyllwild Arts Academy. Aside from Hip Hop, Brandon is trained in Tap, Ballet, Contemporary, Salsa, African, Lindy Hop, Swing and Stepping.
Assistant to Brandon J
Lindsay began her dance training at the age of five in Portland, Oregon. Her studies have included Hip Hop, Jazz, Afro-Modern, West African, Ballet, Tap and Modern. In 2006, she graduated from Pitzer College in Claremont, California with a minor in Dance, and has continued to pursue extensive training in Hip Hop with Mariecella Devine of Devine Funk in Portland and with Brandon J in the Inland Empire. She is currently a Hip Hop instructor in the Los Angeles area and a student in the Critical Dance Studies Ph.D. program at UC, Riverside. Lindsay has been a performing member of ENVY Dance Company since its inception in 2007 as well as Assistant to the Founder and Artistic Director, Brandon J.