Missy Stone is a Utah native who has been a dancer with WOFA Afro Fusion dance since it was founded in 2014. Missy’s main studies are with West African, Afro-Cuban, Afro-Brazilian, Samba and Orixia movement dance forms. She is also a member of Samba Fogo where she performs and studies numerous Brazilian styles including Frevo, Xaxado, Forro and more. She also explores the fusion of modern, contemporary and hip-hop within these dance styles.
Missy has three amazing little boys and a loving husband Scott, who is also involved as a drummer within these communities. The partnership of dance and drum has brought so much joy to her life. In expressing these art forms she discovers inspiration, release, a stronger love for herself and for others, and a deeper connection with the natural world.