Brent L Smith experienced dancer/choreographer and Creative Director of Groundwork Choreographers Showcase (Atlanta/Houston) has a background in Ballet, Jazz, Hiphop , Contemporary dance as well as a acting, visual arts and instrumental background.
Bola Kareem is an energetic Houston native with an eye for detail and a lively spirit! Although Bola is relatively new to the world of dance, her strong background in the realms of customer service, written communication, business development, and event planning are vital skills that allow Bola to flourish here as our Studio Manager.
Bola is a student of University of Houston Clear Lake where she is seeking her B.S. in Healthcare Administration. Aside from school and work, Bola enjoys cooking, writing, and reading; specifically mysteries and biographies.
A goal of Bola’s is to enhance our studio marketing and outreach platforms. Plainly put, it is her vison that when one thinks of dance, elegance, and talent it will be a natural reflex to think of Born 2 Perform!
Background/Specialization: Grant writing, Event planning, Field marketing, Business management, and Interpersonal Affairs.
A quote from Bola: “Effective communication and organization allows strong business relationships of
As the founder of Born 2 Perform, she is committed to fostering an environment that speaks to the quality and clarity of academic standards and performance with focus.
She was a member of the World Famous Texas State Strutters, a guest performer for Orchesis Dance Company Showcase, and also performed in several Choreographer’s Showcases. Taylor has also performed with Ballet Afrique Dance Company in Austin, TX.