Tania Rodríguez was born in Mexico City.
She studied Classical Ballet at the National Institute of the Arts and complemented her training attending summer courses with the Cuban ballet school (Cuballet) in La Havana, Cuba, and with Harlem ballet school (Comboloi) in Mexico City.
Tania started dancing professionally with Mexico City’s Ballet in 1991. In 1994 she joined Mexico‘s National Ballet where performed both classical and contemporary repertoire. With the National Ballet she had the pleasure to tour all over Mexico and several international dance festivals and gala performances.
In 2006, after obtaining Canada's National Ballet School’s Teacher Training Program diploma TTPPD (DIP), Tania moved to Oslo to teach at the Oslo Academy of the Arts as guest teacher joining KHiO’s faculty in 2007. Associate Professor since 2011, she teaches in the Academy of Dance BA programs and works with artistic development KU. In addition to her work at KHiO she takes great joy teaching professional freelance classes in PRODA (Profesjonell dansetrening) and teaching in seminars workshops and summer courses.