Hip Hop, Tap Instructor
Rhianna has been in the dance world her whole life. Growing up in Colorado, she began as a competitive dancer at the age of 8, earning numerous scholarships and titles from many different competitions and conventions.
Rhianna attended the Denver School of the Arts throughout high school, where she rigorously trained and graduated as a dance major. After high school,she attended the Metropolitan State University of Denver and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems.
Rhianna’s professional dance career includes backup dancing for various artists and performers throughout the country, and choreography in many styles, including World of Dance and Millennium Dance Complex, Denver Professional Adult Companies.
While she has worked as a professional dancer, her love for teaching prevailed and became her main focus for the past decade.
Rhianna returned to the Black Hills to help her family and looks forward to the exciting future with Rapid City’s Academy of Dance Art family, too. She cannot wait to share her love of dance with the next generation of dancers!