Meet the Artists
Dionna PridGeon is originally from Chicago, IL, also based out of Los Angeles, CA. She has devoted years in becoming a Master Teacher, currently teaching @ Visceral Dance Center and Hubbard Street Dance Center/Lou Conte Dance Studio.
She has also taught @ many other prestigious facilities: Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio, Edge Performing Arts Center, Movement Lifestyle, The Joffrey Academy of Dance (IL), The Alvin Ailey School, The Joffrey Ballet School (NY) and in Stavanger, Norway. Some of her performance credits include: Coachella Music Fest, Monsters of Hip Hop - The Show, Choreographer’s Carnival, Dance for Japan, Guest Judge for WORLD OF DANCE CHICAGO and Prelude Dance Competition, Guest Artist for Commonality Dance Company (LA) Showcase and VITALITY directed by Liana Blackburn.
She has worked as a company member for both concert and hip hop dance companies in Chicago and Pittsburgh. Her choreography has showcased at Chicago’s Orchestra Hall & Pritzker Pavilion Millennium Park, Point Park University, Choreographer’s Carnival in LA & The Symphony Space NY. She is currently working on her own ventures: difneD movement intensive, founded in 2010, D.I.T.O.X Dance Workshops, a teen mentoring program entitled ‘the beautiful flower’ and DiPr (deeper) - The Company. She holds a BA in Dance from Point Park University, where she was given both academic/dance scholarships and had the privilege to work with many dance icons. [www.difned.net]