Ariana Kampanels is a graduate from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, with a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Dance Education and a concentration in Modern Performance. She worked with international dance choreographers and teachers while attending college including Kims-Bears Bailey, Brian Sanders, Jen Binford, Curt Haworth and Silvana Cardell.While living in Philadelphia, Ariana taught at the Creative and Performing Arts High School of Philadelphia, the Edge Dance Company, and Anna-Marie’s Academy for the Performing Arts. She also had the pleasure to work and perfrom with various dance companies in Philadelphia including Contempora Dance Theater, the Blind Faith Dance Project, Hokum Arts and with the Martha Graham Dance Company at the Zellbach Theater. Currently. Ariana is the assistant Artistic director at the Startline Academy in Stoughton, MA where she teaches dance and theatre to children of all ages. Ariana is thrilled to be part of IMPACT Dance Company and be performing tonight in this debut concert series!