Parker Amsel is Co-owner of Viva Dance Studio. He has trained in Gymnastics and Martial Arts for 15 years before starting Ballet, Modern, and Ballroom in college. He has taught all styles of Competitive Ballroom and Social dance, including Theater Arts, since 2007. In 2010 he started one of Cleveland’s most successful Salsa clubs, Salsa and Ceviche, which continues to run strong every Friday. He has competed nationally and received coaching from many former and current champions. Besides dance, Parker is a published poet, musician, and DJ. He has been the DJ for many showcases, benefits, and festivals around the U.S. and is the house DJ for Cleveland’s Salsa and Ceviche.