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Complexions Contemporary Ballet was founded in 1994 by Master Choreographer Dwight Rhoden and Legendary Dancer Desmond Richardson and, through the years, has grown to become one of the most accomplished Contemporary Ballet Companies in America. Together, with the invention of their patented dance methodology "NIQUE", Rhoden and Richardson have innovated the Contemporary Ballet genre creating a new platform for Contemporary Dance. Staffed with elite level current and former professional dancers, as well as top dance educators and guest instructors, our intensives guide students like no other in developing the COMPLETE dancer.


Dancers are trained to achieve their full artistic potential with classes in a variety of techniques including Classical Ballet, Contemporary techniques, Modern, Jazz, Improv, Hip Hop, and  "NIQUE" our proprietary CONTEMPORARY BALLET TECHNIQUE.


Complexions Academy programs are designed to cultivate and develop strong, well-trained dancers with an emphasis on producing versatile artists that will allow them to be competitive in any arena of dance. 

At Complexions Academy we believe all students can embrace their uniqueness, 

define their future, and change the world through DANCE.

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