Born in Oxon Hill, MD, Karla Garcia was part of the top seven female dancers in season five of Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance. From learning traditional Philippine folk dances, she went on to dance for the National Tour of Wicked, the Broadway run of Hot Feet, and the 2009 VH1 Divas Live show behind Jordin Sparks. She is also a member of the Boogie Bots Crew (from MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew, Season 2). She has a BFA in dance and a minor in Journalism from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. She is former captain of International Filipino Association hip hop team at NYU (which branched off to become “Epic Motion”). Other credits include performing in Carnival Choreographer’s Ball NY and LA, and a series of Lucille Roberts Fitness commercials. Now residing in Brooklyn, NY, Karla is represented by Clear Talent Group.