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Rhapsody James

Artistic Director - Choreographer

Rhapsody James began her career as a choreographer after receiving her BFA Purchase College (NY). Born in Brooklyn, her first job was at Sony Music as an Executive Assistant, which planted the seed for her foray into the commercial dance industry. James parlayed those roles into appearances on the commercial dance world’s leading stages: MTV's The Grind, VH-1 80's Dance Party, VH-1 Fashion Awards and Lip Service.

James’ accolades in the commercial world opened the door for her to begin teaching at Broadway Dance Center. Today, she continues to be one of the most popular hip-hop teachers and has stewarded relationships between the commercial and concert dance within the studio’s walls. James is also a part of the esteemed faculty of Monsters of Hip Hop Dance Convention and teaches master classes throughout Los Angeles, Miami, Japan, London, Finland, Switzerland, Germany, and Australia.

Her credits include: Beyoncé, Madonna, Ariana Grande, Britney Spears, Mariah Carey, J.Lo, Trey Songz, Demi Lovato, Diddy- Dirty Money, Kalenna, SEVYN, The Jonas Brothers, The Pussycat Dolls, The Spice Girls, Cassie, Jay Sean, Step Up 2: The Streets, Making The Band: Season 4, and commercials for the NY Lottery, Citron Car Company, and ESPN.

Not one to limit herself or the student’s and dancer’s she works with, James’ has several programs she continues to pursue artistic inspirations under. She is: the Artistic Director/ Choreographer of R.E.D. – Rhapsody En Dance; Director/Creator of a multimedia cabaret show Siren Assassins; and the Artistic Director of her Commercial Dance Training Program called Motivating Excellence.

All of these ventures allow James the creative outlet to continue pursuing her unique fusion of various dance styles with all disciplines of art, beyond performance.

Rhapsody James - Artistic Director/ Choreographer Agency: CTG 818-509 -0121 (Agent: Pete Engle)

Studio Sessions: Only 4 Me by Chris Brown

Studio Sessions: Fun by Vertel

Telepathy by Christina Aguilera (featuring the ladies of Motivating Excellence)

Director / Choreographed by: Rhapsody James 

They are called The Sin Sisters of Darkness. A dark and mysterious sisterhood that exists when night falls. Conceived & Created by: Rhapsody James 

Human Metabolism: R.ED (Rhapsody En Dance)

Told through R.E.D.'s signature fusion choreography. This 3 part series uses the art of storytelling and dance to have you on the edge of your seat as a family is torn apart by lies and deception. Vanya Blue, the daughter of the Primary Family finds herself in a twisted tale of love & deceit as David Green of the Secondary Family ensures that he will stop at nothing to have the woman he loves. Even if it means to kidnap her on the most sacred day of the Primary Family... The STORM BALL. Choreography: Rhapsody James Music: Circlesquare Costumes: Brian Jones Premiered: January 12, 2013 (APAP)