Miss Ariana grew up dancing at Showcase and trained in multiple styles including ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical and hip hop. She was selected to the studio’s Production team for seven years which included performances at dance competitions, Milwaukee Bucks games, concerts and other local events.
Throughout elementary and middle school Miss Ariana participated in the Cudahy Junior Pom program and then competed as a member of Cudahy High School’s Varsity Pom & Dance team. Miss Ariana was principal choreographer for many varsity pom, jazz and hip hop routines, including those which advanced Cudahy to the WACPC Regional competition . During her junior and senior years, she not only served as team captain, but also earned distinction as a Miss B solo finalist at Badgerette’s Midwest Grand Championship, and was named to the WACPC All-State team. Miss Ariana represented Cudahy on dance tours to New York City and Hollywood, CA; as well as danced down main street at Disney World with the Badgerette All-Star Talent tour.
Miss Ariana currently attends the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee where she is pursuing a degree in Kinesiology with a minor in dance. She performs with the UWM Panther Dance Team and we are proud to welcome her on staff as the instructor for Lyrical 2.