2017 pro: Marie Rants
Marie Rants, Owner/Artist Director of Rants Ballroom Company, has been dancing professionally since 1996. She holds a BA in Dance and is also part of the adjunct dance faculty at Old Dominion University.
Ms. Rants has been coached by World Latin/Ballroom Champions and specializes in the American Rhythm & Smooth Ballroom disciplines. Having been awarded Top Teacher honors at the competitive level, she is also committed to teaching dance as art even at the social-dance level. Marie is passionate about sharing her love of dance with her students, from the young to the young at heart.