A J Garcia-Rameau

Contemporary & DIPA Instructor


Ashley Garcia-Rameau, born and raised in Houston, TX, has spent over fifteen years dancing in classical ballet, contemporary ballet, and modern dance. She originally received her training at the Houston Academy of Dance while also performing with the Exclamation Dance Company. While in Houston, Ashley also founded and led the award-winning Remix Dance Team at St. Agnes Academy. Ashley graduated in December 2011 from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelors of Science degree in Chemical Engineering and a Minor in Dance. In Austin, Ashley performed with the Austin Classical Ballet Company and BHumn Dance Company. Ashley's intensive training credits include: The Alvin Ailey School (Fellowship/Scholarship); Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary (Scholarship); Complexions Contemporary Dance Co.; Dominic Walsh Dance Theater. Ashley's choreography and teaching credits include: Univ. of Texas; Exclamation Dance Co.; BHumn Dance Co.; St. Agnes Academy; Houston Academy of Dance.

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"I'm really proud of all she's done at DI.  It's really helped her become a more confident and skilled dancer.  I was really amazed by all the kids at the show.  All their hard work really showed.  You all do amazing things with the kids and it's really appreciated." - Sue B.

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Monday  1:00-6:00

Tuesday 1:00-6:00

Wednesday 1:00-6:00

Thursday 1:00-6:00

Friday 12:00-4:00

Saturday CLOSED


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