About Ms. Carla Hutchison
Ms. Carla started her dance training at 3 with Nancy & Shawn Kindorf of Kindorf Dancers. After being picked up by a talent agency at a dance competition at age 5, she began her professional career with credits including the First Star Search Junior, The People’s choice awards, Kids Incorporated, “TAP” with Gregory Hines and Savion Glover, a Tribute to Michael Jackson, along with numerous National commercials. She continued her dance training and education at the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts, auditioned and was accepted at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Center in New York City and has studied with renowned master teacher Paula Morgan.
Her teaching career started at age 15 where her students range from Adults to 3 year olds. Many of her students have gone on to perform in the industry where they have traveled all over the world. Carla also has taught with USA Jazz Camps where she was their Head Instructor for many of their camps. Her students and choreography have received numerous awards at competitions both regionally and nationally. After many years of teaching and choreographing, Carla’s dance career took her into another direction that is her pride and joy - a program for children with special needs, so that they, too, could share the love of dance.