Meet Our Team


Xiwei (Sherry) ChenFunder and Director

Holds a Master of Education from the University of Texas at Austin, a Bachelor of Arts from Sichuan University. She started at a very young age to take dance classes in Chongqing Youth Palace and continued to train with Chongqing Opera & Dance Theater. The level of instructions from the training and years of stage experience developed her into a well loved performer, choreographer, and teacher. In addition to dancing, she helped in establishing the Great Wall Chinese School and taught there for 10 years. She also directed the Chinese Dance/Language After School Classes at Doss, Zilker elementary schools, and The Magellan International School for several years.

Fan Yang (Nana)Teacher

Graduated from Beijing Capital Normal University Dance Education. Secondary School of Beijind Dance Academy. Participated in many famous dance performances in China. A beloved dance teacher for years. Highly experienced in dance choreography and teaching.

Lili Tang (Liliya Philips)Teacher

graduated from Guangdong Xinghai Conservatory of Music (广东省星海音乐学院舞蹈专业), majored in dance. She had won a lot of awards including the Gold Award at Chinese Dancers Association 2008 dance competition (2008 中国舞蹈家协会德艺双馨舞蹈大赛金奖. Liliya has years of teaching experience.