​​​​​Check out October 2019 Cover Girl Mia Falso's Interview during her Photoshoot for Rising Talent Magazine!

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Mia Falso began dancing at Robin Dawn Academy of Performing Arts at the young age of three. She loves to dance and she loves her dance studio. She is now on the RDA Legends competition team.

She first competed in an Open category Duo titled Carousel with her friend Jillian at age eight. At age nine she competed her first solo titled Arrival of the Birds. Her Open solo was a mix of acro and contortion. In her first year competing as a beginner, her Solo won 1st place overall at every regional completion. She even won first place overall in her division at Fusion Dance Nationals in Daytona Beach, Fl. For 2019 she moved up to the advanced division and continued Arrival of the Birds for a second year. This next season she plans to compete two new solos, one contemporary and another Open number..stay tuned! 

FACT #9:

She enjoys Science and won a finalist award at her districts science fair in 2018. Her project was about dance! 

​​FACT #7:

 Her favorite food is spaghetti and meatballs!

FACT #1:

Mia has 1 brother, Reid.  ​


​Mia's competition awards in 2019 include:

KAR- 1st in category and 1st runner up for Miss Junior Dance title

Masquerade- Top 3 Improv, Parade of Stars award Revolution- 1st place in category, 2nd runner up for Jr Miss Dance America

Imagine- 1st in Open category and 2nd place overall

In10se Dancer Award

Hall of Fame All Star

Hall of Fame- Best in Category Award

Shake the Ground- Aspire Award

FACT #5:

Mia likes to keep busy! 

Mia takes all types of dance classes to include: Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Acro, Leaps and Turns, and Contortion. She has found a love of Contortion and has discovered she is gifted in the area of flexibility! Mia discovered her love of Contortion at Robin Dawn Academy of Performing Arts. Contemporary is her favorite style of dance along with practicing Contortion tricks. Mia is at the studio practicing 6 days per week while working hard to maintain an A average in school.

Mia looks forward to another exciting dance competition season this year! Her team will be traveling to the Poconos in PA for Nationals in June. Help wish them luck!

Mia is a survivor... at one week old she was diagnosed with an Atrial Septal Defect which is a congenital birth defect of the heart. At six months old she had open heart surgery at Miami Children’s Hospital to repair it. The surgery was successful! She still has regular check ups at the Pediatric Cardiologist to make sure all is well. Mia wants everyone to know how important heart health is. She also wants everyone to know that no matter what your obstacle or challenge in life might be, you can overcome it and fulfill your dreams! She has been able to live an active lifestyle and has more energy than many of us!

Behind the Scenes clip of Photoshoot with Rising Talent Magazine's October 2019 Cover Girl Mia Falso!

Check out Rising Talent Magazine’s Photoshoot with October 2019 Cover Girl MIA FALSO


FACT #4:

Mia loves cooking and crafting. She loves art and enjoys drawing and painting in her free time. 

FACT #3: 

She just started 6th grade and is loving Middle School. 

Mia loves dancing solo but also loves competing with her team! Group awards include Showmanship award, intensity award. She was voted Best Team player last year by her peers. She also received an attendance award for attending dance class over 90% of the time.

FACT #2:

She has 2 West Highland Terriers and salt water fish.

Mia also was a member of her school's Precision Jump rope team for two years in a row. This team was sponsored by the American Heart Association and would travel to perform shows. She learned and performed many different jump rope tricks and entertained surrounding schools with their shows as well as promoted heart health.

FACT #6:

Mia has a great sense of humor and is lots of fun to be around! 

FACT #8:

 She also loves to swim and go to the trampoline park with friends.