Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Boca Raton
Co-owner, Certified Instructor
James Brann started his professional career right here with Fred Astaire Dance Studios Boca Raton over ten years ago. Since then, he has achieved recognition at both the Regional and National levels with his students, as well as with his professional partners. His achievements include Fred Astaire National Pro/Am Champion, Fred Astaire National Professional Novice Champion, First Coast Classic Champion and Heritage Classic Theater Arts Champion. As of October 2016, James Brann is one of the Co-owners of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Boca Raton, FL.
Co-owner, Manager, Certified Instructor
Sayra Vazquez has an extensive dance background. A few of her many achievements include World Swing Champion, Heritage Classic Theater Arts Champion, First Coast Classic Champion, appearances in 2 Super Bowl Halftime shows and numerous TV commercials. In addition to being a Regional and National Finalist, she has won many Top Teacher awards and transitioned to the Manager position in 2015. As of October of 2016, Sayra Vazquez became one of the Co-owners of the Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Boca Raton, FL. In this new role, she hopes to continue the tradition of excellence that the Boca Studio has become known for.
Loreta is originally from Lithuania where she got her start in dance at the age of five. As a youth she earned many distinguishing titles such as Lithuanian International Standard an Latin Champion and helping lead her formation team “Zuvedra” to six European and five World championships! Since moving to the United States, she has continued her very promising career with such titles as Top Finalist in all major US and International competitions, 3rd place winner of UK Rising Star Dancesport Championship and finalist of the biggest competition in the world, Rising Star Blackpool Dance Festival. Her students are also acclaimed dancers, making appearances and winning such shows as Paula Abdul’s “Live to Dance” and “America’s Got Talent.”
Scott has been actively involved in the ballroom world for over 40 years, 30 of those in South Florida. Scott has received multiple coveted Top Teacher Awards from the United States Pro-Am Ballroom Dance Championships (USPABDC). Although he has retired from the professional competitive circuit, Scott continues to groom select students to national level standards, receiving awards at the highly televised Ohio Star Ball, the United States DanceSport Championships and the USPADBC.
Currently he instructs independently, under the studio name “Dancing with Scott,” in various studio locations in the South Palm Beach and North Broward areas.