Dancescape by Joyce

Serving the greater Pearland area for over 25 years.

Member of Dance Masters of America

TEACHERS

Joyce Beck, Director

Joyce is a certified member of Dance Masters of America and The South Texas Association of Dance Teachers, Inc.  She has trained locally with Suzanne Banbury and the The Houston Ballet Academy.  She continues her training by attending classes in New York City and with Dance Master of America Ballet Intensives and National conventions, as well as numerous other dance conventions and master classes. Ms  Joyce has been directing and operating the Dancescape by Joyce Studio at 2014 East Broadway in Pearland for the past 21 years and previously had a school in Friendswood for 10 years. In addition she operates and directs the school at 1906 Country Place Parkway which opened in the fall of 2004.

Keith Cross

Keith Cross, nationally acclaimed teacher & choreographer, will again be teaching his inspiring styles of dance at Dancescape.  He believes great dancing is a blend of good training in all the elements of dance.  Together ballet, modern, and jazz dance training has helped him to create a new and fresh way of utilizing choreography.

Keith is the Founder of Teundu Inc., Artistic director of Texas Dance Theatre, and Master teacher for Cross Jazz Tours. His television credits include Houston Grand Opera's "Temonisa" and NBC Chicago Emmies.  He has worked with such talents as Debbie Allen, Maurice Hines, James Brown, and Gus Giordano. He was named one of Houston’s Movers and Shakers of 2011.    

Renee Taylor

Renee teaches 3-4-year-old combo classes and 5-7-year-old combo classes and is looking forward to another exciting year with these young dancers.

Maddie Spence

 

Melissa Rosas

 

Ryan Lyons

Ryan currently has over 15 years of musical performance as well as 10 years of teaching experience. He began as a self-taught guitarist who learned through many experiences playing at local churches and restaurants. He went on to refine his skills when he studied classical and flamenco guitar with the very talented Jeremy Garcia, a well-known flamenco guitarist and professor at San Jacinto College. While at San Jacinto College, Ryan obtained a very in depth understanding of music theory as well as a strong advancement in musical techniques in guitar and violin.  Upon obtaining a degree in music Ryan then ventured to study under the world renowned guitarist Rusty Cooley, who is the master of electric and modern guitar technique. With such a well-rounded history of classical and modern skills, Ryan is very confident in helping others obtaining their musical goals. Whether you want to learn classical, country, jazz, blues, rock, or metal, he is the instructor to help get you to where you want to be.