Our Mission at Amore Dance
- To provide quality teaching at affordable prices, allowing anyone that has a love for movement, dance and fitness to partake.
- To ensure that clients have fun while promoting good health. Personal gains, such as improved self-esteem and self-motivation, combined with measurable benefits are only some of the proven benefits of a fun dance and fitness program.
- To serve as a source of quality dance instruction, fitness instruction and performances.
Amore Dance offers group classes in Ballroom (Smooth, Standard, Latin and Rhythm), Salsa/Bachata, Belly Dance, Zumba and a fitness class Amore X. Group classes take place on a weekly basis, are open to the public and partners are NOT required. We also offer Private lessons 7 days a week and a weekly dance social on Sunday nights. All lessons are pay as you go (no contracts).
Amore Dance markets workshops and classes at private events such as: corporate events, birthday parties, weddings, bar/bat mitzvah, grand openings, and local dances. The world of dance encompasses many different art forms and styles. Dance is a perfect form of entertainment to add that extra special touch to a special event or party. Dance is interactive and can include people of all ages. Guests are entertained throughout the event.
Tony & Jessica Witt, owners of Amoré Dance, are both ZUMBA® International Presenters and ZUMBA® Education Specialists. They are 2 of the original 13 that helped introduce ZUMBA® to the world as ZUMBA® went global. Tony & Jessica Witt are a certified ACE/AFAA instructors / presenters & Zumba Education Specialist (ZES), based in Kansas City . They are also professional dancers trained in International Latin and Standard Ballroom, Salsa & Swing. In 2004, Jessica & Tony’s passions for Latin Ballroom dancing and for Zumba leadComm them to open their very own dance studio, Amore Dance.
Jessica & Tony began teaching Zumba in 2003 as a way to introduce health and fitness to their dance students. They were the first to bring Zumba to Kansas City have provided dance and Zumba instruction to over 30 fitness clubs/schools in the Kansas City area. Jessica and Tony were hired by Zumba Fitness as part of the Zumba Education team in 2006 and thousands of instructors have attended Jessica & Tony’s Zumba Instructor Trainings. Jessica & Tony formed part of the cast of Zumba’s fitness videos released in 2008. Fusing music, entertainment and fitness, Zumba is the hottest and fastest growing dance and fitness phenomenon in the world.
Tony and Jessica have been featured in the commercial zumba videos, created choreography for zumba training videos, helped write & develop zumba programs (Zumba Basic 1, Zumba Basic 2, Aqua Zumba and Zumba Kids) and education materials, launched the zumba program in Taiwain, China, Japan and Canada. They have been featured in Zumba Conventions 2008-2013 and currently teach and perform at worldwide dance and fitness conventions including, Idea Fitness, Chicago Salsa Congress, New York Salsa Congress, SCW Fitness, Can Fit Pro, DCAC, AFAA Japan Conventions, AFAA Taiwan Conventions, and more!