Qiao, Shanshan - Richmond Ballet
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Shanshan Qiao

Minds In Motion Accompanist

Hometown: // Joined: 2021

Shanshan Qiao holds her Masters Degree from the University of Tennessee and DMA Degree in Piano Performance from the University of Georgia. Shanshan has over six years experience in collaborative piano. During the past ten years, she has played for chamber music, opera, church, and dancers. Shanshan enjoys the energetic and cheerful pacing in MIM classes. Her favorite styles to play for the MIM classes are pop, Jazz and Disney music.

Minds In Motion TEAM

The Minds In Motion Team at Richmond Ballet is made up of professional teaching artists and musicians who bring their love, passion and experience of dance to each of their students. They embody the organization’s belief that dance has the unique power to uplift our lives and bring communities together.

Sarah Ferguson headshot, Operations Director and Company Photographer.
Sarah Ferguson
Education & Community Programs Director and Company Photographer
Portrait of Jordan Glunt, Minds In Motion Director.
Jordan Glunt
MINDS IN MOTION DIRECTOR
Katherine Smothers headshot, Associate School Director, Community Engagement.
Katherine Smothers
MINDS IN MOTION ARTISTIC ASSOCIATE AND TEACHING ARTIST
Portrait Blanton Bradley, MInds In Motion Music Supervisor.
Blanton Bradley
Minds In Motion Accompanist
Keeley Hernández
Minds In Motion Administrative Assistant & Teaching Apprentice
Elle Gaubatz
TEACHING ARTIST
DeShon Rollins
Minds In Motion Teaching Artist
Jordan Garrett
Minds In Motion Accompanist
Portrait of Amy Hruska
Amy Hruska
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Portrait of Joe Lubman
Joe Lubman
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Joy Price\
Joy W. Price
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Portrait of Rachel Shimkus
Rachel Shimkus
MINDS IN MOTION ACCOMPANIST
Portrait of Alexandra Zaslav
Alexandra Zaslav
ISRAEL RESIDENCY COORDINATOR & TEACHING ARTIST