funmi FUNMILAYO SOFOLA is currently a student at IGNITE, in North Bend, WA. She has enjoyed participation in national and international events, including the DC Tap Festival in Chevy Chase, VA, the Portland Tap Alliance Dance Festival in Portland, OR, the Vancouver International Tap Festival in Vancouver, BC, and Jacob’s Pillow 2017 Tap Program in Becket, MA. Funmilayo began dancing at the age of 3, and experience and talents have led her into other aspects of the dance arts, including choreography. Most recently she’s discovered a passion for teaching and helping students discover their own abilities and creative potential.