We focus on urban dance movement, cultural dance and dance fitness.

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Why Choose US

Unified Studios is a family owned business that welcomes all dancers into our studio. Whether you are a beginner, experienced, here for a good work out, or here just for fun, we have classes for you! Unified also has a performing/competing company, “Urban Scholars”, that performs locally and out of state. We don’t just deliver a stunning dance performance – we teach it to do it with the best of the best in the industry! Our talented team of dancers and innovators includes several quality dance performers. No event is too big or too small – we do it all. We welcome the opportunity to help you make your event the best it can be.

Dance Movement

Dance Foundations

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Unified Studios is a dance studio focused on hip hop, urban dance movement, jazz funk, commercial hip hop, cultural dance and dance fitness. We will focus on the foundations of hip hop and how other genres of dance contribute to it.





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Programs Offered

We provide Professional dance instruction in foundations of hip hop, jazz funk, urban movement and cultural dance. Instruction will be offered in choreography, Competitive Team, and dance fitness.

Our Work

Our Teachers


C.C. Cordero

C.C. is the Owner of Unified Studios,L.L.C., Program Director of our performing/competitive company “Urban Scholars” and Choreographer. She has been dancing since age 3 in ballet and jazz and started dancing hip hop at 5yrs old with her cousins, as well as Filipino dance as a kid. CC cheered for ten years, began coaching for Pop Warner Cheer in 1992, for Mountain View High School in 1998, and founded Gold Star All Stars Cheer and Dance in 2001. She holds a USA Gymnastics Safety Certification, CPR and First Aid Certifications, Heads Up! Concussion Training, Positive Coaching Alliance certification, Safe Sport certification, U.S. All-Star Federation Level 5 Certification for Cheer and Dance Teams, an AACCA certificate. In 2018-2019 she became a member of the 2018-2019 Dance Worlds Board. In August 2019 she was a key speaker at the Varsity University Cheer & Dance Conference in Las Vegas on the dance track of the courses.

AJ Pajarillo

A.J. began teaching/choregraphing in the spring of 2008. In June 2012 AJ started working for JAMZ Cheer & Dance Company and is now one of their Head instructors. He was also a part of the Gold Star Open Coed Hip Hop team that took 3rd Place at the 2018 IASF Dance Worlds as well as won 1st Place in the Nations Cup. AJ is CPR and First Aid certified, and is a super fan of the R&B group, Danity Kane. He even met them in person!

Ann Sun

Ann is a health and fitness enthusiast who has been enjoying U-Jam Fitness for many years. She has been fortunate to take classes with Susy C. Marks, the co-founder of U-Jam Fitness. The joy and community she found with World of Dance U-Jam Fitness inspired her to become a WOD U-Jam instructor and share her passion with others. In her spare time, Ann enjoys other activities such as global adventure travel, hiking, snowboarding and an occasional run. She also holds a level 4 (blue) certification in Krav Maga.

Carlos Mandueno

Carlos, “Los”, fell in love with dancing around the age of 4. Dancing is his escape from everything. He started to take an interest in dancing after watching the Jabbawovkeez on America’s Best Dance Crew in 2008. “ I love dancing because of all the different ways you can express yourself. You don’t have to worry about looking like someone else because being unique looks better when dancing.” Carlos has been dancing for almost 12 years. In those 12 years, some of his mentors and teachers have been Prince Ali, Money B, Boogie Frantic, Playboy Yaqui, Gravidy, Zone, Knowbody, Omega, and Playboy Sam. He has performed for the Egyptian Lover, showcased at the Livermore Panam Philippine Festival, participated in multiple Diggs Deeper events, and competed in Texas and in the Bay Area in countless dance battles. Carlos specializes in popping, strutting, waving, and ticking. His main goal in teaching is to spread the knowledge of where dance originated and to teach people how to incorporate some of the ways he dances, into their own style.

Chris Alcanices

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Coy Ringor

Coy began coaching competitive hip hop teams in the summer of 2005. He began choreographing in 1990 for various hip-hop groups and started teaching in 1995. Over the years his resume has come to include teaching Filipino folk dance, street dance master classes, choreography for theatre, and cheer. He has his US All-Star Federation Dance Certificates, and was an extra in the movie Beverly Hills Cop 3, filmed at Great America.

Devon Johnson

Devon is a dancer, choreographer, and musician from Mountain View, CA. His dance style is a mix of urban hip hop with lyrical elements. Some of his major influences include Keone Madrid, Johnathan Shay, and Brian Puspos. He is currently signed with The Movement Talent Agency, LA, and has performed at USASF Dance Worlds, Vibe Jrs, Bridge, and Urban Paradise.

Gigi Sharma

Gigi grew up dancing at home with her parents, avid dancers who instilled in her an undying passion for all things dance. She was drawn to hip-hop, jazz, and Bollywood dance from a young age, and performed with dance groups for several years. She later discovered belly dance, which she has been teaching for over 20 years. She directs a belly dance troupe based in San Jose, which performs at local community events on a regular basis. Being a fitness enthusiast, she also enjoys teaching Zumba and Bollywood dance, and believes dance is one of the most effective and enjoyable ways of being healthy, both mentally and physically.

Jaelen Young

Jaelen is from Mountain View, CA and has a background in ballet, tap, lyrical, contemporary and specializes in hip hop, urban movement, jazz funk, and cheerleading/tumbling. She is currently represented by The Movement Talent Agency, LA. Jaelen has danced professionally in Los Angeles as a principal dancer at the 2017 Industry Dance Awards, featured with Fresh Empire, and has booked jobs in print and commercial. Jaelen has also competed at the Worlds level as part of Gold Star All Stars Open Coed Hip Hop Hip Hop team which placed 1st in the U.S. and 3rd in the world at the 2018 USASF Dance Worlds.

Jennifer Aguilar

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Jessica Kerk

Jessica has a background in DANCE such as ballroom, modern, and jazz, teaching dance for children in elementary school during the school year. However, her passion and love for YOGA are just as high as for DANCE. She graduated with 500 RYT with yoga tree through Yoga Alliance. Her Hatha class goes at a slower pace, focusing on alignment in each pose while her Vinyasa class is faster-paced, using high energy to continuously flow from one move to the next. She is also special trained in prenatal yoga with Jane Austin through Yoga Tree plus 150 hours of therapeutic yoga with Harvey Deutch! In addition to practicing and teaching yoga, Jessica also enjoys mat pilates and is training with Balanced Body Pilates school. Come take her class and experience positive energy as she teaches with all her heart!

Jonathan Vergonio

Through 6+ years of dance, Jonathan has been specializing in hip-hop and urban dance genres with the San Jose dance team Syndicate/Syndikidz. He has performed in the Warriors Junior Jam Squad and Justin Bieber’s Oakland Purpose Tour. In love with industry dance choreography, Jonathan’s biggest dance influences are Parris Goebel, Janelle Ginestra, and Ysabelle Capitule. He is fortunate enough to learn from all of them! Outside of dance, Jonathan serves as ASB President at Santa Clara High School. Through his classes, he not only hopes to train better dancers, but to also give advice for his students to have a positive growth mindset.

Joshua J4 Gaspar

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Ryan Roa

Ryan began teaching/choreographing dance in the fall of 2004. Ryan started dancing when he was twelve, and has his U.S. All-Star Federation Dance Certificate, First Aid and CPR certifications, Heads Up! Concussion Training, and Positive Coaching Alliance certification. He was also a part of the Gold Star Open Coed Hip Hop team that took 3rd Place at the 2018 IASF Dance Worlds as well as won 1st Place in the Nations Cup. Along with all his other accomplishments, Ryan was a host of Radio Disney Bay Area events and briefly appeared on “So You Think You Can Dance” and “Ellen”.

Sophie Roa

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