Contemporary Groove Soul workshop – Saturday 11 July 2015

Contemporary Groove Soul workshop

Born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Kiani has danced professionally in NYC, Montreal, and Berlin.

Del Valle’s trajectory includes training in Schools and dancing in Companies such as; Andanza Contemporary Dance School, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater NYC, Sasha Waltz & Guest Berlin, and Matanicola Berlin.

Her wide range of dance styles, love for movement, film, stage and music, combined with life experience have allowed her to developed a unique teaching curriculum in Contemporary Dance, Dance Film, as well as becoming the main movement coach for several singers in the city of Berlin.

In the past year Kiani has choreographed many music videos for artists including The Beatsteaks, Brandt Brauer Frick, Mathew Dear, Emika, Chasing Kurt, Kyson, Materia, Tim Ryoko & Philippe Lemott, Los Walters, We Are Wolves, Kasper Bjorke and most recently Miss Platnum, Rammstein, and Floating Points.

She toured Russia and performed selected shows in Germany and France with Berlin based, British singer Emika under Ninja Tune Record Label. She is dancing for choreographer Melanie Lane on selected shows of CLARK under Warp Records London. Kiani teaches and performs in Germany, across Europe and the Middle East and most recently started pursuing video directing.

She is currently based in Berlin coaching singers, making music videos, commercials and working on stage performaces.

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