Choreographer, Dancer, Teacher

Bio

Growing up in Baltimore, MD, Ariana Miller trained at Dancemoves Studio of Dance learning all styles including ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, lyrical/contemporary, musical theater and more. Dancing in the competition scene, she was awarded various top awards, achievements and scholarships, many of which led her to train at different workshops and intensives throughout the US. Ariana was invited by the prestigious Dr. Ben Carson himself to perform at his annual Gala and she was honored with being named a Maryland Distinguished Scholar in Dance in 2010. After spending a year in New York City at Marymount Manhattan College as a dance major, Ariana was offered a contract dancing and performing as a featured and principal dancer for Disney Cruise Lines on the 2011 and 2012 #1 cruise ship in the world and then was promoted to Dance Captain and Female Swing before the age of 20. Ariana has had the privilege to work with choreographers like Braham Crane and Ashle Dawson and has danced alongside the famed Tony Dovolani from Dancing with the Stars as his assistant. She has had the pleasure of choreographing for various studios and schools throughout Maryland including Patapsco High School and Center for the Performing Arts and her choreography for Dancemoves Studio of Dance has won various awards throughout the competition scene. Ariana has also had the opportunity to be the head choreographer at the 2012 America’s Miss National Pageant and as a judge for the East Coast USA Pageant System. Along with her dance and vocal training, Ariana spent time training in the aerial arts including spanish web, silks and hoop at the Toronto School of Circus Arts. riana has a strong passion for dance and theater and loves sharing that passion and excitement with her students and peers.

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Choreography Col 1 Choreography Col 2 Choreography Col 3
Head Choreographer - 2011 & 2012 National America’s Miss PageantChoreography Featured in the Amanda Starz Stage Dedication and Memorial Concert'Freak Flag' - Award Winning Competitive Dance for Dancemoves Studio of Dance
Guest Choreographer - Patapsco High School & Center for the Performing Arts
Dance Col 1 Dance Col 2 Dance Col 3
DAW: Dancers At Work Showcase, Ensemble Dancer, Marymount ManhattanDr. Ben Carson Annual Golf Gala, Modern SoloistInvitational Welcome Home Olympic Parade, Ensemble Dancer
Dancing for a Common Ground:Dancer's Relief Fund, Ensemble DancerAssistant to Tony Dovolani of Dancing with the Stars - DCL Specialty Cruise 2013Featured Dancer and Choreographer - Amanda Starz Stage Dedication & Memorial Concert
Teaching Col 1 Teaching Col 2 Teaching Col 3
Jazz, Contemporary, Musical Theater, Competition Training Teacher - Dancemoves Studio of DanceTap/Musical Theater - Ragebox Dance CenterContemporary/Jazz - MD Performing Arts Center
Contemporary/Musical Theater - Backstage Dance StudioJazz, Contemporary - Susan Ina Dance Studio
Stage Col 1 Stage Col 2 Stage Col 3
Dance Captain, Disney Cruise Line Productions 2012-2013Female Swing, Disney Cruise Line, 2012-2013Dancer/Character Performer, Disney Cruise Line, 2011-2012
Training Col 1 Training Col 2 Training Col 3
Dancemoves Studio of Dance - Baltimore, MDToronto School of Circus ArtsBroadway Dance Center - Ashle Dawson
Production/Direction Col 1 Production/Direction Col 2 Production/Direction Col 3
Co- Producer of the Amanda Starz Stage Dedication & Memorial Concert, Maryvale Preparatory School 20
Other Col 1 Other Col 2 Other Col 3
2009 MD Distinguished Scholar in DanceJudge - East Coast USA Pageant System
Skills Col 1 Skills Col 2 Skills Col 3
Aerial SilksSpanish WebStage Combat
Aerial Hoop/LyraPartnering/LiftPuppeteering
Stage Lifts/Moving PropsDancing In HeelsCostumed Character Work
ImprovisationStrong SwimmerSword Fighting
Handling Live PyroIllusionsSinging
Great with Children

Stats

Gender
Female
Age Range
20-25
Ethnic Appearance 1
Caucasian
Ethnic Appearance 2
Multi-Ethnic
Hair Color
Brown
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Eye Color
Brown
Sizing System
US
Height
5'3