Emily Naim started her dance career at a young age as a competitive dancer in Upstate NY. As a soloist she achieved many awards from best overall in local competitions as well as gaining prestige in regional competitions. Emily attended Long Island University in Brooklyn NY and achieved a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in dance. During this time Emily worked with many esteemed choreographers such as Colleen Thomas, Nathan Trice, Ted Levy, and Robert Battle. She has performed at the LIU’s Triangle theater as well as the Joyce SoHo in NYC. Soon after graduation Emily incorporated fitness into her repertoire by becoming a personal trainer and group fitness instructor.
Recently Emily started working with a charity in the Dominican Republic through the “Give.Sweat” fitness events at the Hotel Zapata, Boca Chica,DR. This charity raises money for the educational rights for the many children living in poverty. Emily currently teaches dance and dance conditioning classes at Equinox, New York Sports Club and Crunch fitness clubs in Manhattan. She also is a private personal trainer in all 5 boughs. Emily also can be seen as the lead instructor and co-chorography for the DVD set “Dance off the Inches, Red Hot Dance Party”
Emily’s classes are high intensity, full of choreography,sweaty, sexy, but most of all fun. She allows you to be yourself while guiding you on a journey through dance and music.
This Friday, July 29th, The Palace will host Emily Naim for Zumba in the iconic Courtyard at 7:00 p.m. Those interested in participating may reserve their spot by calling The Spa at Lotte New York Palace at (212-303-7777).
We look forward to having you!
The Spa at Lotte New York Palace