Erin DePrizio has been in dance since the year 1990, when she joined the Pom Pom Team at her high school in Denver. From there, she became a go-go dancer in the Denver area and competed in many Dance Competitions.
Belly dance came into Erin's life in the year 2003 when her best friend prompted her to take some classes with Suzanna DelVeccio. Erin then proceeded to join Raks Benazir as a Tribal Belly dancer.
Dancing at a Hafla, Kaya and Sadie approached Erin with a dance troupe idea that soon became Groove Du Monde. Traveling around the United States performing Brazilian Samba and Belly Dance, Erin made her way to Florida, and found her love of dance was greeted with open arms at Hip Expressions Dance Studio in St. Pete.
Erin has found a love of dance in teaching and performing right here in St. Petersburg, and directs the professional dance troupe Samba Syndicate to bring the magic of Brazilian Samba alive!