About Desiree MAY

Mission

To promote self-esteem and confidence through artistic expression for everyone of all ages that will ultimately foster a passion for dance and life.  


As a choreographer, she aims to create dances that are completely unique and unforgettable. Her goal is to create any type of dance with style and sophistication, enhancing your individuality and vision.  


 As an instructor, her goal is to bring out your best dancing skills, no matter what level of experience you have.

Story

At the early age of 16, Desiree choreographed her first Cotillion for a friend. She discovered a lifelong passion and that year she choreographed three more Debuts and two Weddings. Since then, she has created dances for hundreds of couples and individuals of all ages.


Desiree received a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Dance from San Francisco State University and has been performing in Modern and Hip Hop Dance Companies ever since. Since college, Desiree worked in events and development for several Performing Arts Organizations, such as SF Performances and was the Founding and Artistic Director for Startistic Expressions. Her passion brought her back to the studio as a full time instructor and dance choreographer. Today, she teaches all styles, all over the Bay Area.

Testimonials

"Desiree is able to capture our vision and bring it to life. Overall an amazing dance teacher!"

Van L.



​"Desiree made me feel comfortable, her class was fun, while also being rigorous and technical."
Karen K.


"Desiree is flexible and able to accommodate for complicated moves. She broke down her choreography down to my level so that I could feel confident in my abilities!"

Jessica L.


"For the routine she created a unique routine for us and was able to raise and lower the difficulty level when needed."

Andrew Y.






PROGRAMS

Weddings and Parties

Your Wedding, Cotillion, Debut, Quinceanera, or Birthday Celebration is a once in a lifetime event and the perfect chance to present a dance that is a reflection and celebration of ‘you’. Desiree May Productions will create a memorable piece that is unique to your vision and personality, while preparing you with the grace and poise to perform your special dance. 

Private Dance Lessons

Never again turn down the invitation to dance at a party or club. Desiree May Productions offers private lessons to individuals, couples, and groups in various styles, all over the Bay Area. 


Desiree is trained in Salsa, Bachata, Hustle, Swing, Hip Hop, Ballet, Lyrical, Contemporary, Tap, Waltz, Tango, Cha Cha, Rumba and Capoeira.


Group Classes

The Bay Area dance community is filled with an abundance of artistic, positive, and supportive individuals.   Join a group class with Desiree May Productions to learn the fundamentals of various dance styles, while meeting new friends and having fun.


Desiree teaches group class for all ages  in Fremont and South San Francisco.

Senior Dance Therapy Classes

Desiree May Productions offer senior dance therapy classes such as low-impact aerobics, salsa, jazz, tap, ballroom and even chair aerobics at Senior Living Centers and Health Centers in the South Bay and East Bay Areas. Call to schedule a free consult or trial class.



Corporate Dance Program

Desiree May Productions offer custom corporate team-building experiences for small and large groups. We can develop a memorable and unique team-building experience by teaching social dance technique or fun and upbeat choreography. The workshop helps foster team socializing and a level of trust and teamwork.


Online Dance Tutorial

Would you like a custom dance made just for you but you don't have the time or you live too far to meet for a lesson? We can make it happen with personal guidance throughout the process, moves made specifically for your chosen song, and step-by-step instructional video.