A. Raheim White
Raheim (ensemble), joined Lucky Plush in 2016, originated roles in Rooming House, Rink Life and Curb Candy, and joined the touring cast of SuperStrip and Cinderbox 2.0. A Chicago, IL native, Raheim earned their MFA from New York University -Tisch School of the Arts and BFA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, both in Dance Performance and Choreography, and studied abroad in Taiwan to train in Classical Chinese Dance, Dance Meditation, and Kung Fu at the Taipei National University of the Arts. They have performed with Sean Curran Company, Project 44, and Trainor Dance. Choreography credits include Opera Lafayette, UIUC-Theater, and Dance Africa Pittsburgh among others. As a Master Instructor, they have taught at The American Dance Festival, NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Point Park University, Barnard College at Columbia University, University of Hawaii – Manoa, Dance at Illinois, Gibney Dance, and Dance New Amsterdam. Raheim is currently an ensemble member of Lucky Plush Productions, is a Reiki Master-Teacher and crystal healing adornment designer who strives to facilitate healing through art, Reiki, education, dance, and dialogue.