RANDALL RILEY

Randall Riley

Guest Artist

 

Randall Riley (he/him) Born and raised in Mount Vernon, New York. Randall’s passion for movement began with his local church’s dance ministry, which then lead him to Ballet Atlantic Academy directed by Leslie Anne Otto. Upon completing his Undergrad at Long Island University Brooklyn Campus’ BFA program Randall soon after joined Ronald K Brown’s Evidence a Dance Company. He also works and volunteers his time often with Diversity Of Dance’s various seasonal programming and residencies. Most recently as a original cast member for the video project, now live performance piece, “Unconquered”. Randall’s a former member of TU Dance of Saint Paul, Minnesota where he eventually was an contributing artist to the Bon Iver collaboration “Come Through”. Making appearances in several video projects since. Including “Naeem v2” as a headliner for Undercurrents now touring art exhibit in response to the Climate Change Crisis. Throughout his career he has performed works by Tsai Hsi, Alenka Cizmesija, Bill T Jones, Donald Byrd, Ronald K Brown, Sidra Bell, Kyle Abraham, Gioconda Barbuto, and Francesca Harper. He feels extremely fortunate to have this opportunity to continue sharing his artistry now as a member of New York City’s Battery Dance Company. Randall first joined Evidence in 2013

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