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Mya McClendon (Intermediate Hip-Hop)

Born in New York, raised in Richmond, VA, Mya currently studies Psychology at Norfolk State University (sophomore). Mya studied dance and anatomy for four year at Henrico Center for the Arts School. While attending Henrico High School, she served as a dance girl for the Henrico High Stepping Band from 2013-2017 and served as Captain her senior year.  Throughout her dance career she has studied multiple dance styles such as jazz, modern, contemporary, ballet, hip hop, tap and African.  She has taught classes at Christopher Newport University, Old Dominion University and Norfolk State University. Mya serves as a member of the Norfolk State University’s Theater Company where she has been featured in shows such as Luther and Black Nativity. She has also served as a backup dancer for several local artists at Norfolk State University. Mya is the Intermediate Hip Hop Instructor at Turquoise’s School of Dance.