Orlie Smith is a 23 year old Los Angeles native who is new to the Bay Area Dance community. She is an aspiring artist, who adores teaching, and engaging with other movers! Orlie trained with the School of Creative and Performing Arts in New York City, and with Millenium Dance Complex in Los Angeles. Her styles of dance training include, Contemporary, Ballet, Jazz, and Hip Hop. Orlie has been dancing since she was 13 years old. She moved to the Bay Area as a transfer student in 2018, and is currently pursuing a Performing Arts degree at the University of San Francisco. She is also a part of Str8Jacket Dance Crew in San Mateo. She has performed with them 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.
“Dance is the hidden language of the soul!”