Paola Rarick

Artistic Director at StudioONE Dance Center

Paola Rarick was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She was exposed to art at an early age from her father who has written and directed countless plays including, Tangera on Broadway. She began her dance training at the age of 6. She has extensive training in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Musical Theater and Lyrical. Paola danced competitively for 9 years throughout the country.She was a member of nationally recognized, award winning dance companies. She continues her dance training at the Broadway Dance Center in NYC.

Paola was also a title holder for various local pageants. She has served on committees for local pageant divisions, assisted in choreography and served as a judge within the Miss Connecticut Organization. She also holds a bachelors degree in communications. Paola’s true love is making a positive impact on children. She believes that through positive experience in dance, children can form a healthy self image. Paola resides in Branford with her husband, Bill, and daughter, Isabella.