Available: Fresno & Visalia
Franco Peraza, founder of Franco Production, the Valley's foremost dance production and teaching company, has been sharing his expertise in Ballroom, Latin, Wedding Dance, Flash Mobs and creative choreography in Central California for over 20 years. A Valley native, Franco has lived and taught in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and New York City, where he performed on "The Today Show." He was choreographer for "Damages," starring Glenn Close and Ted Danson, and a dancer in Angela Lansbury's 50th Anniversary Tribute, as well as in a Michael Douglas production. Franco founded and was the former owner of Studio 65 in Fresno. Since returning from New York City in 2010 he has brought together a diverse range of San Joaquin Valley dancers, musicians, and artists for his own highly-celebrated entertainment/dinner/dance events, including "Cirque de Masquerade," "Imagine," "Masquerade," Baila-Baila," "Walk the Red Carpet." Franco currently teaches in Fresno and Visalia.
He supports and participates in many local events and fundraisers:
Choreographer/Judge 2017 Community Regional Hospital Center
"Dancing with the Stars" - Hospital Week Assistant - Central California Women's Conference
Judge - Miss Fresno County and Outstanding Teen Pageant 2016
Choreographer - 2015 - 2016 - 2017 Dancing with the FARS (Fresno Association of Realtors)
Dancer - Saxphonist Ramesh Maraj and the Indisax Orchestra in "Bollywood Glitz"
Valley Public Radio Annual Wine Tasting
30th Annual Fire BBQ (Madera Station 19)