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About Us.

Dance Cat NY (DCNY) is a new company dedicated to beauty and health. All of our instructors are professional dancers with over 10 years of dance experience. Our focus is not just about losing weight, but making your body beautiful and strong. We believe body and spirit are connected. With a strong and flexible body, positive spirit and open mind, you will feel sexy.
Miho Imoto Founder

Miho was born and raised in Tokyo and came to NY after she draduated Japanese woman physical education Colleage to make her dream come true. Miho,who toured Internationally as a back up dancer for Project Uno, is excited to incorporate their music into her style of ZUMBA fitness instruction. She worked George Lucas for [ Georth Lucas Super Live Adventure] toured in Japan.She toured 50 States as Eliza in [King and I] and did first national tour of [Flower drum song]. She create the role of Tabaluga in German musical [ Tabaluga und Lilli ] with German Stara Peter Maffy. She is also licensed teacher for Japanese traditional dance. She was invited for FBI, National Grid, NewYorkUniversity etc as a guest Japanese dancer. She is adding eastern influence to Latin dance fitness - See more at:



Masae Taniguchi

She was born and raised in Kyoto, Japan, moved to New York in 1998. She took some acting and dancing training. She quickly gained her credit on the field as a dance performer and an actress. She appeared in several films, TV shows, and some Music Videos (including Jamie Foxx, Good Charlotte and so on) as a dancer. In 2005, her modeling career flourished. She was featured on the cover of New York Magazine and appeared in several famous fashion shows. Glad to be part of a team DCNY! I look forward to meeting you! - See more at:

Ena Hashimoto

Originally from Osaka, Japan. Ena has danced and choreographed numerous performances in both Japan and New York. Currently she is a member of Jazz Roots Dance company and performs throughout the year. Ena is excited to be a part of DCNY and to be able to share in the experience of Zumba! - See more at:

Etsuko Hamada
Kana Harayama

In Japan she performed in `The Lion King (Shiki)” “FIFA World Cup 2002” “ Disney Resort” and professional baseball team” Seibu Lions.

She came to NewYork and start to performing

“The Little Mermaid” at 

The Player’s Theater in New York City and she also

choreographed  in the Off-Broadway production of “Catbaret” 





Nadine Isenegger

Guest Instructor

She is known for White Cat (Victoria) 'Cats' on Broadway and Peggy Sawyer '42nd Street' on Broadway, also she did 2007 Broadway revival of 'Chorus Line' roll of Cassie. She started dancing age 3 at Pittsburg PA. she graduated Point Park College and came to NYC to be a professional dancer. Recently she danced with Liza Minnelli in movie [Sex in the city 2]. You can see her on screen. She is curently in Broadway show 'Matilda'.

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