Karlies, originally from Panama, has earned her B.F.A. in Dance from UW-Milwaukee and has over 10 years of experience dancing, teaching and performing in a variety of settings. Her constant research and passion for dance have molded her into a versatile dancer, ranging from Salsa to West African, Brazilian, Caribbean, Modern, Jazz, Theater and more. Karlies is actively involved in the Milwaukee community, engaging youth and adults to move in positive and unifying ways and fully believes that dance is key to living a more happy, colorful and meaningful life. Here at the Delaware House, Karlies is available for group and private lessons.