Lauryn Johnson has 22 years of dance training and 9 years of teaching experience in styles including ballet, jazz, contemporary, tap, musical theater, and tumbling, as well as various styles of hip hop including b-boying, popping, waacking and house.
Lauryn trained for 11 years at Mt. Zion School of Performing Arts in Michigan as a competitive dancer. From 2013- 2018 she was a member of Vertical Ambition Dance Company, a dance company based in Flint, MI that specializes in hip hop and contemporary. In 2014, Lauryn spent 4 months training in NYC as a part of an intense program at Broadway Dance Center. Returning to Michigan to finish college she graduated from Oakland University in 2017 with a BA in Graphic Design and Professional Writing and continued teaching at Mt. Zion School of Performing Arts where her choreography won special recognition at regional competitions.
Now back in NYC, Lauryn is excited to connect with the dancers at Progressive Dance Studio!