Arianna Lawson grew up in Las Vegas, NV and lives in Chicago, IL. She attended Cornish College of the Arts and graduated Cum Laude with a BFA in Dance in 2013. She is trained in ballet, modern, contemporary, tap, jazz and improvisational dance techniques. Prior to her higher education, Arianna attended Las Vegas Academy of the Arts where she focused in dance. In 2012, Arianna partook in the José Limón West Coast Residency and also attended La Bella Vita Arts Summer Dance Intensive in 2011.  Arianna performed with J. Lindsay Brown Dance (Chicago, IL) from 2013-2015. She has performed works by Camille A. Brown, Kristen Legg, Lin Shook, Jason Olhberg, Iyun Harrison, J. Lindsay Brown and José Limón. Currently, Arianna is an independent dance artist, choreographer, and teacher. She is a founding member of Jamm'n Honey Dance Collective.