Revisit some of your favorite dances from the past & learn some of the newest dances straight from the Caribbean. Raediant Movements Dancehall Fusion is for all Caribbean Music lovers. New to dance? No worries it's all Positive Vibes & Fun at a Raediant Movement class. Come prepared to feel the vibes and wine up yuhself! All levels beginner through advance are welcome.
Erica Rae Smith is the Artistic Director of Raediant Movement. She choreographs, dances and teaches workshops and classes for new and experienced dancers. Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA she begin dancing from a very young age in various styles of dance.. Erica received her B.F.A in Modern Dance from, The University of the Arts and post graduation and has had the opportunity to work with noted dance companies such as New LeJa Dances, Mahogany Dance Theatre, Tania Isaac Dance, and Lesole's Dance Project. Erica has trained in many styles of dance ranging from Ballet, Modern, and Jazz to African and Caribbean. In 2011 Erica has also developed her own program Raediant Movement; a traveling dance workshop, providing workshops and classes in Dancehall & Modern dance techniques in both Philadelphia & The DC Metro Areas. Erica has been the first to host Dancehall and Afro Fusion Focused workshops in the DC Metro area, collaborating and hosting artist from Jamaica, UK, USA..
MY STYLE IS...
My style is to make learning choreography achievable for new and experienced dancers. My most important focus is for class participants to have fun, feel strong and feel free. I encourage a body positive atmosphere and encourage you to add your own personal style to the movements.