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Ariana Alexander
Professional Summary

Accomplished and enthusiastic Choreographer with an Associates in Art (emphasis dance) and  background in dance instruction.  Passionate and motivated leader, with a drive to serve and teach others. Highly trained and great communication skills.


  • Communications and Media
  • Active Listening
  • Coordination
  • Instructing
  • Learning Strategies
  • Service Orientation
  • Active Learning
  • Time Management
Dance Instructor 08/2013 to Present
D & D Productions Peoria, IL

  • Teach students to perform classical, modern, or acrobatic dances in productions, expressing stories, rhythm, and sound with their bodies. Genres include Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Lyrical.
  • Collaborate with choreographers in order to refine or modify dance steps.
  • Teach students self awareness, trust, confidence, and to harmonize body movements to rhythm of musical accompaniment.
Apprentice Dancer 07/2011 to 07/2012
Tazwood Dance Company Peoria, IL
  • Train, exercise, and attend dance classes to maintain high levels of technical proficiency, physical ability, and physical fitness.
  • Study and practice dance moves required in roles.
Dance Instructor/ Personal Assistant 03/2010 to 07/2010
Studio 38 Washington, IL

  • Attend costume fittings, photography sessions, and makeup calls associated with dance performances.
  • Monitor the field of dance to remain aware of current trends and innovations
  • Advise dancers on how to stand and move properly, teaching correct dance techniques to help prevent injuries.
  • Assess students' dancing abilities to determine where improvement or change is needed.
Associate of Arts: Dance May 2012 Illinois Central College - East Peoria, IL
Completion of Courses: Dance Mar 2010 American College Dance Workshop - Champaigne, IL
High School Diploma: May 2008 Elmwood High School - Elmwood, IL
Additional Information
Have been trained under professional dancers in the techniques of; Vagonava, Merce Cunningham, Lester Horton, Martha Graham, and Alvin Ailey.
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Previous Companies:

  • D & D Productions
  • Tazwood Dance Company
  • Studio 38

Previous Job Positions:

  • Dance Instructor
  • Apprentice Dancer
  • Personal Assistant


  • Illinois Central College
  • American College Dance Workshop
  • Elmwood High School

Level of Education:

  • Associate of Arts
  • Completion of Courses
  • High School Diploma

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