Katie Oliver is a NYC based dancer, teacher, and
Queens, NY of Puerto Rican & Filipino descent. Her diverse
background in dance began at the age of 3 at The
(Rego Park, NY) with Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz & Gymnastics.
was later accepted to Repertory Company HS for Theatre Arts
dance major, where she trained extensively in several styles
Modern, Musical Theater, Hip Hop, African and Latin dance.
graduation, Katie received a dance scholarship to study as
major at Dean College Dance Conservatory in Franklin,
Retuning home to NYC, Katie studied hip hop dance/culture
Robin Dunn at Hunter College. She later became a member of
Rising To The Top Dance Co. (KR3TS), a Spanish Harlem based
dance company, under the direction of Violeta Galagarza. It
where Katie was able to fully immerse herself in street dance
taking classes from some of the most prominent street dance
performers such as Kim Holmes, Brian Green, Ana Rokafella
Katie has taught hip hop and street dance workshops at
University and Connecticut College. As a member of Ladies Of
Hop Festival she has performed at Summer Stage NYC and the
Ailey American Dance Theater. As a member of the all female
dance company "Soulsations" she performed at the 2015
Convention at the Apollo Theater in Harlem, NYC. Katie has
performed at Lincoln Center, Madison Square Garden, Webster
and the Barclays Center.