The Richmond Academy of Dance - Celebrating 31 Years of Excellence

A headshot of Kyle Vicente.

Kyle Vicente

Hip Hop Instructor

Kyle Vicente started his dance career at the age of 13. He has grown into a performer, choreographer, & also a Di rector.

He has trained in many forms of dance such as: Hip-Hop, Popping, Jazz, Locking, Contemporary, House, Musical Theatre, dancehall and more. Work includes: Zapped, Rags, Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Red Riding Hood, Kickin' It Old School, Center Stage 2, Fantastic Four 2, Another Cinderella Story 2, Spectacular, Psych (American Duos), Kyle XY, Eureka & more. A few events he has performed at include: "For The Luv Of It", "Vancity Project", "Canadian Hip-Hop Championships", "San francisco Hip-Hop Dance Festival" along side with the America's best dance crew "The Jabbawockeez". Kyle is apart of OTI (Over The Influence) Crew as well as 1st place undefeated winners in Artists Emerge 2011/2014 & World Of Dance 2011/2013, "The Faculty". "The Faculty" took 3rd place & 2nd place at Body Rock in San Diego in 2013/2014 and were one of the first crews to represent Canada. Kyle has also trained with "The SOULdiers Company", "The Source Dance Company" & has worked with Celebrity Cruise Lines.

Kyle Vicente, partnered with Chris Wong, currently run their own dance training program, "Culturally Defined". It is a Hip-Hop based training company run out of Scotia Dance Centre in Downtown Vancouver. Check out the website for more details.

Kyle's desire is to motivate and inspire others to better themselves in their artistic fields & to see the passion that people put into their own creative interpretation.