Mia A Irizarry

Mia A Irizarry


  • Year
    Role / Type
  • 2015
    Mexico Folk Fest Puerto Rican Folklore Dancer
    Ballet Folklorico Sabor Boricua
  • 2015
    Spain/Portugal Tour Puerto Rican Folklore Dancer
    Ballet Folklorico Guarionex
  • 2014
    Dance Workshops Instructor
    Teaching Dance
    Middlebury Summer Language Program


  • Year
  • 2013
    MS Textile and Apparel International Merchandising
    Kansas State University, GPIDEA
    2013, MS Textile and Apparel International Merchandising
    Kansas State University, GPIDEA

Additional Skills

Dancing genres include Puerto Rican traditional Bomba, Seises and Plena; and Caribbean and Latin rhythms such as Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Mambo, Rumba, Cha-Cha-Cha, Boogaloo and urban Reggaeton.

My set of skills includes Spanish fluency, yoga and aerial yoga, weight training, swimming and cycling. I am open to national and international opportunities and discussing projects collaborations. Please visit my web portfolio for contact details and resume.

Additional Information

In addition to my dancing career, I have some Hair and Makeup, Editorial and Fashion modeling experience. Photographic and editorial work includes projects for Alex Giovannetti, TIGI Cosmetics, Behind the Chair Magazine and indie apparel for Sarobey Clothing in the United States. Runway work includes hair shows for Wanda Montes, TIGI Haircare, and bohemian clothing fashion shows for Hecho a Mano, Inc. in Puerto Rico.

About me

Professional Traditional Music Dancer for various Puerto Rican Folklore ballets. Professional experience includes over nineteen year of recurring annual touring performances for International Folklore Festivals across Puerto Rico, United States, Canada and Europe. My background also includes experience as a provider of Caribbean rhythms dance workshops, performances in musical plays for Producciones Alfonsina and GĂ­baro de Puerto Rico, and digital music videos and films for recognized producers such as Impelluso Productions, Miramax Films and Eleven Seven Music in the United States. I am available for Music Videos, Commercials, Promotions, Events and Workshops.


General Dance Skills
African dance styles, Folk, Jazz, Latin American
Specific Dance Skills
Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Cuban, Bachata, Cha Cha Cha, Commercial, Contemporary, Folk, Lambada, Mambo, Merengue, Modern, Paso Doble, Rock n Roll, Rumba, Salsa, Samba, Zumba
Experienced In
Choreography, Film, Live Performance, Music Videos, Musical Theatre, Teaching Dance, TV
Hair Length
Shoulder Length
Skin Colour
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
Primary Job