Briana Cohen's choreography is urban with a strong sexy style. Briana loves strong sensual movement and encourages her students to improve their performance skills, wishing for them to convey the intention behind the movement as opposed to merely repeating steps.
Briana’s passion for dance sparked at the age of 16 where she began training in hip-hop. Soon after she began her training, she became a member of Beatphonik, a professional hip-hop company. With the desire to further her knowledge and skills she went on to train full time at Patrick Studios Australia, exploring all areas of performing arts.Through her studies, she discovered a newfound passion for choreography and teaching. Upon completing her Certificate II in Dance, she was given the opportunity to tour around Europe as an assistant teacher. From Russia to London, Poland, Switzerland, and Germany, she got to exercise her skills and train alongside some of the best. In 2012, she travelled to Los Angeles to train. While she was there she was lucky enough to work with some of the best choreographers and had the opportunity to perform at Infusion Live, an event showcasing Hollywood’s top choreographers.In 2013, she performed in Jonathan Homsey’s ‘Together as One’ – a contemporary dance show, which also ran for a second season later on that year in the Melbourne Fringe Festival. Briana also performed at The Australian Open in 2012 and 2013. Briana’s passion has always been in the studio, training, taking classes and now teaching classes. Drawing from all styles of dance, Briana aims to create movement that feels good as well as creating an inspiring and motivating atmosphere in class. At the beginning of 2014, She received her yoga teaching qualifications. Now, aspiring to work as a choreographer, she continues training, performing, teaching, and developing and refining her craft.