Featured RDW Alumni – Rosalia Panepinto

Rosalia Panepinto graduated from Pinnacle High School in 2014. She was a performance company member of Royal Dance Works for two years. After graduation Rosalia moved to NYC to attend The … Keep Reading →


Featured RDW Alumni – Bethanie Burke

Bethanie Burke graduated from Thunderbird High School and Royal Dance Works in 2007. That summer the senior performance group competed at the Jump Convention Nationals in New York City and … Keep Reading →

Tara Grahn

Featured RDW Alumni – Tara Grahn (Sobzak)

Tara Grahn (Sobzak) danced at RDW for 17 years. In 2002, she attended Arizona State University on an academic scholarship, majoring in Marketing with a minor in Dance, while teaching … Keep Reading →


Featured RDW Alumni – Shannon Sobzak

Shannon writes, “My career has taken off to amazing heights!  I am now the Corporate Manager of Online and Business Measurement for the largest credit bureau in the world, Experian.  I … Keep Reading →

Rachele Brooke Smith Billboard Ad

Rachele Brooke Smith Billboard Ad

Attention! – Royal Dance Works alumni turned celebrity Rachele Brooke Smith looks amazing on her new billboard ad in Chicago for Vitamin Water. Way to go Rachele, we love you! … Keep Reading →


Featured RDW Alumni – Joyce Takiguchi

Joyce Takiguchi President, ComStar International, Inc Royal Dance Works alumni Joyce Takiguchi was recently featured as a notable Arizona State University Business School graduate. Joyce and her husband recently acquired … Keep Reading →


Featured RDW Alumni – Shakira Small

Featured RDW Alumni – Shakira Small Each year, the Phoenix Business Journal honors the best young leaders in the Phoenix metro market through its Forty Under 40 program. This year … Keep Reading →


RDW Alumni Apprentices, LA Dance Magic

Royal grads, Alise and Adam, are selected as apprentices for LA Dance Magic National Convention. We’re so proud – your hard work is paying off!!