Lifelong Richmond native, Rave "Rah" Williams has had a passion for dance his entire life. His desire to dance had him studying numerous different genres up and down the East Coast. Rave attended the School of Richmond Ballet, Jessica Morgan School of Dance, Alvin Ailey's Summer Intensive, Bates Dance Festival, and Center for the Arts at Henrico High School. He is well versed in Hip Hop, Breakdance, Modern, Tap, Jazz, Ballet, and much more. Although these are only a few of a plethora of experiences, Rave continues to explore and learn the different styles and variations of dance to enhance his abilities.
Rave has had some amazing experiences throughout his dance career. He has been a part of Ted Talk, the Richmond Christmas Parade, Flying Squirrels games, weddings, birthday and graduation parties, being involved in his community with after school programs, and much more. He currently teaches Hip Hop Cardio at Dogtown Dance Theatre and is an instructor at Richmond Urban Dance. When he's not teaching at RUD, you can find him performing at different events and festivals, emceeing parties, and doing private lessons.
His overall mission is to positively impact the world through dance and being a role model to those around him. He believes that it is his responsibility to make an effort in his community everyday while passing on his passion to the generations to come.