“Success comes in many sizes, whether you conquer a skill or a stage… Be proud you conquered your fears.”
As a Founder and Director of Paramount Dance Studios, Lianna Reynolds, is a well rounded professional dancer, teacher, and choreographer. Dancing since the age of four, Lianna has had extensive training at Dance Unlimited in the areas of ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, and acro. With dance, Lianna has been fortunate to travel around the world – from California, Nevada, New York, Kentucky to Mexico. Between the ages of 12 and 18, Lianna was a member of many intensive, award-winning companies and dance teams. For seven years she was a company dancer at Dance Unlimited. In 1998, Lianna was accepted to both magnet art school in Miami, Florida, New World School of the Arts; and Coral Reef Senior High. Between 1999 and 2002 Lianna was a part of the nationally accredited dance team, the ‘Cudettes.’
In her last year, Lianna was appointed the position Co-Captain for the Coral Reef dance team. After graduating from Coral Reef High School, Lianna started her college education at Florida International University where she graduated with a bachelors in Liberal Studies, Arts, and Science. For the first three years at F.I.U Lianna joined the F.I.U. Dance team where she competed at the National competition NDA in Daytona and performed at many Basketball and Football games.
Her dancing career continued as she became a professional backup dancer for many famous artists. In 2004 Lianna was a backup dancer for Angel Lopez at the Latin Billboards Premier on South Beach. She also danced for artists such as The Bandahood, The Mexiclan, and David Bisbal, along with other artists on the Latin television show, Univision. In 2005, she performed and toured with Christian Castro as one of his backup dancers, and performed at the MTV’s Fashion Week runway show as the opening performance for fashion designer, Theresa Turchin. Assisting in the direction of the Orange Bowl half-time performance, Lianna taught kids their routine for the 2005 halftime show with performances by Ashlee Simpson and Kelly Clarkson. Lianna can be seen in various music videos, performing with artists such as Lil Wayne, Sizzla, Beanie Man and Wyclef.
Lianna has been teaching dance since the age of 18. She has taught at Dance Unlimited and Focal Point Dance Studios. There she was the teacher and choreographer of the talent Junior Company who competed and won various awards. She has also taught at various schools in Miami. Recently, Lianna choreographed F.I.U. dance team on their Jazz routine bid to National, as well as for Coral Reef Senior High’s alumni show and choreography show.
Proudly, with the establishment of her dance studio, she has been fortunate to teach and share her love for dance with her talented students. In collaboration with her dance studio, Lianna, along with Ashley Beckno, have produced a talented group of dancers who are a nationally accredited dance group and frequently win regional and national competitions.
Recently, this group competed and won on Univision’s “Sabado Gigante.” Lianna co-established the new Paramount Talent Agency in Homestead, Florida, bringing great opportunities and experiences to the talented infants, toddlers and kids in South Florida.