Amyia BurrellThe Lion King
Amyia loves teaching as a Broadway Connection educator while performing in Disney's THE LION KING! Her training, as well as performance and teaching career have taken her around the world. Amyia has worked with numerous companies including Atlanta Ballet, Orlando Ballet, North Carolina Dance Theatre, Minnesota Dance Theatre, Central Florida Ballet, City Dance Ensemble, Pittsburgh Ballet and Broadway Dance Center in New York and Tokyo! In addition to contemporary and Broadway dancing, her specialties include tap, gymnastics, African, Latin and Ballroom dancing, vocals and acting. A true triple threat, Amyia has been featured in several Disney productions and television specials. She is thrilled to share her passion for dance and the stage with students around the world!
Amyia's Broadway Connection classes are priaised across the country, "What a fantastic class! We absolutely loved Amyia, loved the class and recommend the BC program anywhere, anytime. I cannot thank you enough!"
Joey was a great teacher and made sure every student was getting the choreography and not just the steps but the choreographer's intent behind each step. He shared not only his passion for the choreography but his love of teaching.” - I. Cook
Thayne was a fantastic teacher! He challenged our students while still helping them feel successful. He is not only an amazing performer, but a great teacher as well! The skill and knowledge he brought to our students was invaluable.” - M. Hinson