Artistic Director, Choreographer, Teacher

Irvine, CA 92606
United States


Gigi Torres is originally from Irvine, CA, she has been training in all areas of dance from the age of 3. She has been a working performer and creator in the dance industry for over a decade. Gigi is a worldwide instructor, sharing her knowledge and love for dance from the East Coast to the West Coast and overseas in Europe, Asia, South America, Africa, and Australia.

Gigi’s choreography credits are So You Think You Can Dance Scandinavia, Ukraine, & Poland, KPop Girl’s Generation Japan Tour (Assistant Choreographer), Indonesian Artist Indah Dewi Pertiwi (Co-Choreographer), Indonesia’s #1 Boy Band, SMASH, Indonesia’s #1 Girl Band, 7 Icons, Bobby Brackins, Athena Ripka, Zoe Myers, and German Artist, Clara. Gigi has created shows and work for the NuSkin Convention, Vanity Fair Magazine, Joffrey Ballet, & the American Musical & Dramatic Academy. She has choreographed for well-respected groups including Kaba Modern, Funkanometry, Boogiezone Breed Dance Company, Culture Shock, and she Directed & Founded the All-Female Dance Company “Essence.”

Gigi is the Creator & Founder of Establish Your Empire, a dance program that guides dancers to push past their potential by elevating their movement & mindset. She has worked with and mentored almost 400 dancers in this program in New York, New Jersey, Boston, Chicago, San Francisco, Toronto, and Los Angeles. She is also a mentor and leader for Creating Opportunities, founded by Chonique Sneed & Lisette Bustamante. Gigi currently teaches weekly classes at Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio and Movement Lifestyle Studio in North Hollywood as well as teaches on Hollywood Connection Dance Convention.

Gigi is a Woman of Integrity, Intelligence, & Innovation with a mission to bring Love & Light to the world through her Passion & Purposeful Art.