Anna has always been interested in all nationality of folk dances since her childhood.She started her dancing journey at 5 years old . Anna studied for 10 years and graduated with an Excellency Diploma of International Folk Dance from the University of Choreography for Russian Ballet in Armenia. She arrived in New York in her teens and danced professionally and choreographed her own dance pieces since. She has also trained in New York with well-known artists as Andrea del Conte for flamenco at the Broadway Dance Center ,and belly dance at Serena studios.
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Specifically, she is trained in classical ballet,armenian traditional folk dance, flamenco, belly dance, took some classes of Indian ancient folk dance and more recently she has been exploring hip-hop and many other types of dances to create her own unique mixture of synthesizing of old and new.
Anna participated in "Amercas got talent" show and got raving reviews from all judges
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Anna has performed in theatrical settings as well as corporate and private events.You can watch Anna's sold out concert in JOE'S PUB at Public Theatre by clicking here.Drom , Le poison rouge, Bb king blues.She has also performed for many celebrities at their private events: Mikhail Baryshnikov, Henry Kissinger, Barbara Walters, Oscar de la Renta (designer), Marc Jacob's 1001 arabian holiday costumed party at Rockefeller center Rainbow room click here for photos and many more.
She was also featured in concert with European singer Ingrid. Latest appearances include MTV's my Sweet 16 program showing her belly dance performance. Recently Anna was featured as a main belly dancer in DON OMARS "Salio el sol" music video to watch it
click here ,as well as performed her "Live snake charmer dance show" at GUNS AND ROSES band after concert party. ANNA performed at Welcome Party for Ambassador of Dubai in New York Al Otaiba with guests like Beyonce,Patti LaBelle,Ashanti,Star Johns and many more photos click here .Anna had her own sold out concert several times at the legendary Joe's Pub at the Public Theatre. She also had appeared in movie "Autumn in New York" as a gypsy dancer, directed by Joan Chen starring Richard Gere and Winona Rider. Anna had television appearances on MTV for "my sweet 16" tv show, she hosted programm CBS "pro football pick em show" click here for photos ,featured on ESPN, Persian TV, and appeared in various commercial on Russian television RTV.She was involved in modeling as well as in commercials. With her solo act of variety of dances, Anna has traveled all over United States and aboard see live concert in Trinidad Tobaco
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ANNA PIPOYAN- professional multi genre dancer, choreographer ,dance teacher,actress,song writer,artist booking agent, and just another hard working girl with big dreams
As actress -Second passion for Anna is acting ,currently she is involved in upcoming movie " Welkome Home" coming to theaters in June 2013 ,for ore information http://www.facebook.com/welkome.home,this is her first featured film role as anctress playing role of armenian housewife in New York. She also had appeared in movie " Autumn in New York" as a gypsy dancer, directed by Joan Chen starring Richard Gere and Winona Rider.
As teacher- "teaching has become my lifestyle" i love teaching children as much as i enjoy teaching adults it is different experience and it brings me full satisfaction seeing children learning language of dance and growing as proffessional dancers. click here for teaching schedule and locations
BIG NEWS Anna had an honor to get hired from figure skating federation of Russia to choreograph dance routines like gypsy dance bollywood dance and Uzbek dance for figure skate champions 2011 Elena ilinykh ,Nikita Katsalapov ,Ivan Bariev and world champion Alena Leonova,please see bellow champions Elena ilinykh ,Nikita Katsalapov performance
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As booking agent - Currently Anna has created her own entertainment company "Anna's World Entertainment " were she represents variety of many talented and professional artists click here for all list
She incorporates them all and creates a unique and versatile shows with variety acts and dances,click here to see all her show productions Anna believes that true performer can shine in any setting weather its theatrical stage or private event and show can be done tastefully,its all about entertainment and 100 % positive energy
Anna has always been passionate about dancing her whole life and she hopes to continue and create more as it comes. Her idea for happiness is
" No matter what you do as long as you do it with love and passion!!"