Ms. Xiya Li

Dance Instructor/Extended Dance Program Director

Graduated from Fei Tian Academy of the Arts New York Miss Li toured around the world as the Principal dancer at Shen Yun Dance company for 7 Years. In 2007, she won Honorable Mention at the NTDTV Classical Chinese Dance Competition in New York and proceeded her studies at Fei Tian College with a Dance Studio Owner certificate from the International  Association of professional Career College. Miss Li has choreographed and taught numerous students whom have won many big awards including local and national prizes at IDC and KAR Dance Competition who also participated in NTDTV’s dance competition in 2016 and got accepted into Shen Yun Dance Company. With a teaching experience of 7 years, Miss Li taught at many private and public elementary, middle and high schools in the Bay area, choreographing Chinese New Years performances and parades including first place performances at the Italian Heritage Parade in San Francisco as well as was teacher of the year in 2017 at Xian Yun Academy of the Arts. With great passion in dance and teaching, Miss Li continues her career as the Extended Dance Program Director, building a systematic dance training for students age 5+ in classical Chinese dance, Ethnic and folk as well as tumbling skills.