Matthew Delly is renowned for his talent, innovativeness and drive in the dance industry. He paves the way with his inventive choreography and has been in constant demand to teach master classes and set choreography worldwide. Matthew's choreographic ingenuity continues to fire on all cylinders as he continues to challenge his students and himself; who around the world have noted him as a memorable influence. Matthew has rendered a unique style and vision of the craft, which is sought after by other innovators.
(2012) Starpower Competition: Best Choreography Senior Small Group
(2013) Starpower Competition: 1st overall Senior Small Group
(2013) SPOTLIGHT Nationals: Overall Teen Group & Best Choreography
(2013) NYCDA: Critiques Choice
(2014) LADF: High point Teen Small Group
(2014) Hollywood Vibe: Highest scoring Small Group
(2014) Showstoppers: Best Choreography
(2014) Showstoppers: Best overall Teen Jazz Large Group
(2014) Hollywood Vibe Nationals: Best Choreography
(2014) GOTTA MOVE: Best Choreography
(2015) Coach of the 5A State Champions: CHHS Azurettes
(2015) Contest of Champions Small Division: National Champions
(2015) Contest of Champions Small Division: Overall Dance routine
(2015) Contest of Champions Small Division: Best Choreography
Kristy Jo Hunt
Kristy Jo Hunt is a Master of Body Mechanics and Technical Artistry. She loves teaching ballet, jazz technique, and movement mechanics at Impact Dance Academy!
She is a graduate of Dixie State University where she was mentored for four years by Dr. Li Lei, one of the most prestigious and academically-acclaimed Artistic Directors in the nation. Her choreography was showcased in numerous concerts, art festivals, and venues as VIP performer.
Kristy Jo coached the Snow Canyon High School Drill Team from 2005-2006, 2007-2008, and 2010-2011. She has also choreographed for many teams and soloists across the state. Her greatest passion is in taking dancers to the level of artists, in helping their movement become spectacular, and refining performance to the level of mastery.
Kristy Jo is a Judging Educator for one of the largest dance competitions in Utah and enjoys helping dancers have the best possible experience when they go to competition. Kristy Jo also enjoys teaching Body Mechanics and Contemporary Masterclasses, as well as speaking to various dance groups on Nutrition and Mindset of dance. She believes that the body is a vehicle to be fueled, trained, and powered in order to be the medium for a high quality life and service.
Odyssey Dance Theatre Dancer