Ami Aguiar


Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Ami Aguiar-Riley has always had a creative mind, with natural talent for drawing, photography, and of course dance. She has been training in all classic dance forms for over 25 years with some of the industry’s finest teachers and choreographers. Ami has performed with artists such as Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Gloria Estefan, Stevie Wonder, Tap Phenom Savion Glover, Gus Ormo and Maluma. Ami consistently receives local & national recognition for choreography, and her “out-of-the-box” dance style was featured in Season 7 of the popular show, “So You Think You Can Dance”. Ami opened her studio, Artistic Soul Studios, in 2008 and it quickly became one of Miami’s premier places to train during it’s 9 years of business. The past few years she has become a skilled photographer, graphic designer and fashion designer and continues to flourish in all her creative endeavors with Focal Point Dance Studios as her new home.