DC HIPPODROME VARIETY SHOW ENT., LLC
Kinikia-
Founded DC Hippodrome
Variety Show Ent., LLC in
2009 and incorporated the
company in 2010 as an LLC
in Virginia. In 2011-2012,
she performed over 150
shows as a soloist, for duets
and group numbers in over
six states and countless
cities on the east coast. She
specializes in Polynesian
dance arts, belly dance, fire
performance and Caribbean
dance.

Kinikia is deeply appreciative
of all the love and support
she has received throughout
the years in her dance
endeavors. She has had an
exciting life of dance
performance and teaching
and cultural sharing. She
hopes to continue the
traditions of dance through all
her life journeys.

Background in dance
Kinikia performed freelance
dance since after graduating
from the University of
Maryland, Baltimore County
with a B.A. in Visual and
Performing Arts degree and
writing minor. She was able
to put her child centered
background in teaching
towards a successful
Toddler Ballet program at
Glen Echo Park,
2006-current where she
also teaches belly dance
and have taught hula and
poi previously. Kinikia was
featured in St. Thomas'
first belly dance concert
with Jasmin Jahal of Chicago
in 2005. She enjoys
integrating both fire dance
and aerial art in her shows.

In 2002 Kinikia joined
Synetic Theater. She
performed in the premier
of a play entitled Host and
Guest in DC at the
Stanislovsky Theater as
Nestani which received
rave reviews.

In 2003 she joined the only
traveling dance and theater
company that toured via
tallship across the world for
their production of "Red
Tides" performed on board
the ship the Amara Zee the

Caravan
Stage Company.
The performance took place
on deck which was
transformed into a stage
while docked at over
20 cities including
Jacksonville, Fl - Erie, PA-
Baltimore, MD- St.Louis,
MO- Traverse City, MI-
Canada- Lafitte, LA- Norfolk,
VA and many more. She
performed fire dance,
modern dance and
acrobatics while dancing
on a moving tower and
off of the ship itself.

Kinikia performed with the  
Silk Road Dance Company.
She performed group and
solo
dances with the company in
high profile venues such as
The Kennedy Center, The
National Theater, the
Egyptian Embassy, Dance
Place, Joe's Movement
Emporium, The Uzbekistan
Embassy, George
Washington University and
many more. Her corps dance
performance was from
2003-2005 with the Silk
Road Dance Company. She
has been a guest artist for
the second production of
Haft Paykar reprising her role
as the Sandalwood Princess
and as a guest
artist for the Asian Cup
Opening Ceremonies held
in Doha, Qatar in 2010.

Kinikia has performed for
small and large artists such
as R&B artist "Emily" 2004,
Gwar 2003, Ciara concert
2011. She currently serves
as contributing co-director
of The Red Tent dancers,
a collaborative tribal fusion
group. Kinikia's love of
dance and cultures
continues to inspire her
and she wishes to cultivate
that passion especially for
her family.

NOTABLE PERFORMANCES
(KINIKIA)-
Budlight Super Bowl
Commercial 2016
Fair Oaks Mall Lunar New
Year Festival 2016
Chico's Pet Depot 2015
Newton Mansion 2015
Dockside Restaurant Colonial
Beach 2015
Emeritus Lake Ridge 2015
Undeniable Boutique 2015
Hyattsville Festival 2015
Yayla's Bistro 2015
Tyson's Corner Marriott 2015
MARYLAND LIVE CASINO
2014
QUANTICO 2014
SMITHSONIAN 2014
GLEN ECHO PARK 2014
US COAST GUARD 2014
AFLAC CONVENTION 2014
ARTSCAPE BALTIMORE MD
2013
SCAPE SCAPE 2013
COX FARMS 2013
GAYLORD HOTEL
NATIONAL HARBOR 2013
CALVERT COUNTY PARKS
AND REC 2013
DANCE STUDIO
LIOUDMILAS 2012
JOE'S MOVEMENT
EMPORIUM 2012
COX FARMS 2012
TOP OF THE TOWN AT
ROSSLYN 2012
NEW DEAL CAFE 2012
ARLINGTON PUBLIC
BROADCAST CHANNEL  
2012
SPECTRUM THEATRE
JONATHAN DARDEN
"BIG SHOW
SPECATCULAR" 2012
LINCOLNIA 2012
DC TRIBAL CAFE 2012
SUNSET HILLS VINEYARD
2012
PASHALAND 2012
FILM "CHRISTMAS EVIL"
2011
DOHA QATAR- ASIAN CUP
CEREMONIES 2011
CIARA CONCERT-
PEABODY'S 2011
CHILDREN'S NEW MUSEUM
OF RICHMOND 2011
HOLLY DAZZLE NEWPORT
NEWS 2011
POTOMAC POINT WINERY
2011
COX FARMS 2011
WEST VIRGINIA MARITIME
2011
NATIONAL STADIUM 2010
NATIONAL HARBOR 2009
PUBLICK PLAYHOUSE 2009
GLEN ECHO PARK 2008
US ARMY 2006
ST THOMAS 2005
NATIONAL THEATER 2005
KENNEDY CENTER 2005
SPECTRUM THEATER 2004
GWAR CONCERT
OPENING NUMBERS
ALLEYKATZ 2003
USA TOUR
6 MONTHS-
CARAVAN STAGE 2003
CHICAGO TALLSHIP
FESTIVAL 2003
STANISLOVSKY THEATER
"HOST AND GUEST" 2002
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