Ferlyn started at the age of 5 with the desire to perform and entertain. With the drive of a freestyle & street dancer, she emulated Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly and Michael Jackson as a few of her dance inspriations. She also grew up driven into the background of piano, having trained in various methods such as Alfred, Bastien, Faber, Carr-Glover & Glover, Thompson and Schuam, expanding her knowledge and range as a pianist of 25 years.
In Los Angeles, she was determined to make dance her professional career and earned her Baccalaureate in Dance at California State University, Los Angeles. She learned alongside notable and popular mentors and instructors, training in modern, hip hop, breaking, popping, locking, house, tap, jazz and ballet. She choreographed for weddings, birthdays, within multiple shows, as well as became an advanced member of Cal State LA Jazz Tap Corps and the campus’ hip hop crew, Team Flight.
Under much dedication for her professional career, her experiences exponentially grew after college as the Dance Choreographer & Director for Crenshaw Arts/Tech Charter High School’s dance troupe, CATCH Kids, a troupe renowned for being featured on the Tyra Banks Show and catching the eyes of a few known performers such as Tommy The Clown, Debbie Allen, and Janet Jackson. She was a Dance Instructor in various studios such as the American Vive Dance Foundation, King’s Dance Center, Expressions Dance and Movement Center, and Kruciaal Element’s The Dancehouse. She worked with Kruciaal Element Dance Company as the previous Assistant Director and part of their freestyle dance crew, Stylematix, and performed in shows and events across San Diego County and Los Angeles County, including Monster Bash San Diego, Mardi Gras in The Gaslamp District, Dancescape, The Hot Spot Alhambra and The Moxie Showcase.
Her current disciplines are focused and centered around Southern California as the CEO & Director of 3 Be3ts Dance Company. She aims at providing a unique family of dancers and training musicians to be at their best. She is working on several upcoming pieces and providing a dance company that integrates dance community and dance industry knowledge, with a side of the 3 Heart-“Be3ts”. Additionally, she has extensive knowledge and experience in Filipino traditional dance, ballroom, social and line dancing, as well as a background in stage management, set design, and vocal training. Her personal goals are to continue to express her passions, develop her talents, and especially motivate others to find their own true inner self, dancer, choreographer, musician, performer, entertainer and/or artist.