Ryan Kirby began dancing at the age of 6. Training until he graduated school in his hometown of South Carolina. After graduation, he worked as a company director and has won numerous choreography awards including national first overalls and FDC awards. After directing for 2 years, Ryan decided to pursue his dream of dancing professionally and moved to Los Angeles, California. After moving, Ryan worked on Glee, toured the country with Macy's passport and on the 2015 Pentatonix tour, worked on a Toyota commercial, and on several music videos and industrials. He also taught at IDA (international dance academy) in Hollywood, and EVOLVE dance intensives as faculty. Ryan returned to his home of Greenville in 2018 and has been teaching and traveling since. We are excited to welcome him to the B-viBe Dance Family as a part time staff member during his residencies.
Andrea(Andi) Ellerby is a Charlotte based artist. She is currently a student at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro where she is a Studio Art Major with a concentration in Photography. Her love for art has developed over the years as she creates work ranging from dance photography to editorial pieces. She has been training and competing in dance from the age of 2 to 18. She danced with Dance Productions and Havilah Dance Company In Charlotte, North Carolina. She is experienced in tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hip-hop, and ballet.
Logan began her dance journey at age 3 in Orlando, Florida. She trained in ballet, lyrical, jazz, contemporary, and hip-hop. She spent 6 years competing locally and nationally and won numerous top awards. Logan is now a junior at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte where she is majoring in Public Relations and minoring in Criminal Justice.
Jillian’s first steps into a dance studio were at the age of 3. She’s danced competitively for 11 years starting with tap and jazz and eventually adding to her genre, contemporary and Hip Hop. Jillian is from Charlotte, NC but is currently a junior at North Carolina A&T State University where she majors in Psychology. With her degree she plans to become a child psychologist, for she is passionate about working with children and helping them grow and develop. She is so excited to be apart the team!
Owners Bethany and Josh Sweeney
Bethany has had a passion for dance her entire life, it drives her to be the best she can be. Her work has been recognized nationally through various choreography awards as well as her own dance career appearing on the show So You Think You Can Dance and dance scholarships to some of the biggest dance schools in the country. Her goal is to build her students to their full potential as dancers and as people everyday she walks in a studio.