As a professional dancer Karen has toured with some of pop culture’s greatest icons including Nicki Minaj, Kanye West, and Lady Gaga. She has also performed in a variety of television shows, live events, and recently danced in Fox’s Emmy nominated, “Grease: Live”. While engaging in the commercial dance industry as a performer, Karen continues to explore her individual voice as an artist. She was the Executive Director of UCLA’s hip-hop dance team, NSU Modern, and has been a proud member of LA based Entity Contemporary Dance since 2009. Meshing elements from her different experiences in the commercial, urban, and contemporary dance worlds, Karen’s unique style has allowed her to teach internationally and across the U.S. She also recently presented original works at the Capezio A.C.E. Awards and the McCallum Choreography Festival in Palm Desert, CA.

Karen Chuang Hollywood Vibe Faculty