Kiana Smith
Dancer, Actor, Singer
UDA
“Everything you want is already within you.”

Originally from Nanaimo, British Columbia, Kiana has been dancing since the age of 3, and is trained in styles such as: Ballet, Tap, Hip Hop, Musical Theatre, Jazz, Acro, and Burlesque. Apart from dancing in the studio her whole childhood, Kiana was also a competitive gymnast for 8 years and was classically trained as a singer for 7 years. After graduating high school an entire year early, Kiana moved to Toronto at the age of 17, first studying Musical Theatre at Randolph Academy. Also known by the name of “Kiki”, Kiana is apart of the Hip Hop crew ‘Footnotes’, and recently just co-founded her all-female crew, House of Hunniez, with 3 other powerful women in the Toronto dance scene.

She has been on tour with Youtube sensation Lilly Singh, danced with Rihanna, Drake, Machel Montano, and more, and recently just wrapped up a contract with Just For Laughs doing ‘Footloose’ the Musical. In addition to stage performances, she has also been on movie and TV show sets with both Nickelodeon and Disney. Beyond performing, Kiki is also a seasoned teacher. Teaching for over a decade now, she has taught in many cities coast-to-coast across Canada, and judged multiple competitions, most recently including the Hip Hop International Canadian qualifiers.