“Dance is the hidden language of the soul!”
Orlie Smith is a 24-year-old Los Angeles native who has established her dance career in the Bay Area Dance community. She adores teaching, sharing, and engaging with other movers and creatives! Her styles of dance training include Contemporary, Ballet, Jazz, and Hip Hop. Orlie has been dancing since she was 13 years old. In 2020, she graduated from the University of San Francisco with a BA in Performing Arts & Social Justice. She is also a member of Str8Jacket Dance Company, based in San Mateo. She has performed at events such as World of Dance Bay Area, and the Adobe For All Summit in San Jose. Orlie has a deep passion for dance and views the art form as her primary outlet of expression.