Adriana Ray

2016 Dance Specialty Teaching Artist

A native of San Antonio, Texas, Adriana Ray has been involved with the arts from early on, with a special love for tap dance. She began performing professionally, choreographing, and teaching in 2007. In 2010, Adriana became a member of Tapestry Dance Company directed by Acia Gray, performing both locally and internationally over 3 seasons. She has also performed with Tri-Tone Productions, Ballet Afrique Contemporary Ballet, Third Coast Contemporary and as a soloist.

Adriana has always had a passion for arts education, working with various outreach programs throughout her career. She has taught and choreographed for a number of studios in the San Antonio and Austin areas as well as for the Space City Tap Fest (Houston), The Beat Convention, and the Tap Love Tour. Adriana holds a BA from the University of Texas at Austin, is a Member of Texas Association Teachers of Dancing, and has attended the Tap Program directed by Dianne Walker at the School at Jacob’s Pillow. She is currently attending Boston University as a graduate student studying Arts Administration.