ABOUT AMI RILEY
Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Ami Riley has always has a creative mind and began her artistic journey when she was just a child. She has been training in all the Classic Dance forms for over 25 years. She has studied under and trained with some of the Industry’s finest teachers and choreographers. At age 16, Ami was chosen to participate in the Super Bowl XXXIII Half Time show where she performed with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Gloria Estefan, Savion Glover & Stevie Wonder. Ami has successfully crossed over from being a talented dancer, to an accomplished teacher and choreographer who continues to grow & educate herself in all the latest new styles and techniques. In 2002 she choreographed a piece for the 2002 Film Festival in Miami Beach. Set apart by her stylized choreography, Ami consistently receives local & national recognition for its innovation and her “out-of-the-box” style. An exciting personal achievement for Ami was being selected for the Season 7 Las Vegas auditions for the popular show, “So You Think You Can Dance”, The season premiered on May 27, 2010, with the Miami tryouts, where Ami was featured for her beautiful technique & unique dance style. In 2008, Ami dared to chase her dream of opening a studio where she could inspire young dancers to ignite their passion for dance. Artistic Soul Studios was one of Miami’s premier places to train. During it’s 9 years of business, Ami began dabbling in Photography and Graphic Design, and discovered a new passion. Realizing she had a natural talent for photography she ended up buying a camera and taking her Artistry to a new level. Ami now has successfully made a name for herself as a reputable and versatile young artist.
"I believe that a true Artist
never stops exploring the boundaries of their creativity.
I want my work to engage each of the senses.
A SENSORY ARTIST...
Captivating the spectator and allowing them
to EXPERIENCE the Art."