School of Dance, Salt Lake City
Dance Faculty, 2016 - present
The School of Dance, under the direction of Courtney Jacobsen, offers dance classes to students from kindergarten through adults.
Teaching Experience: current + past
Jazz (1, 2, 3) - Ballet (1, 2) - Hip Hop (1, Company) Substitute Teaching all styles + levels - Choreography for end-of-year concerts
The Dance Company
Dance Faculty, 2014-2016
The Dance Company offers quality dance instruction ranging from creative movement for children to dance classes for adults. The Dance Company has been family owned and operated for over forty years.
Teaching Assignments: past
Jazz (1A, 1B, Adult) - Basic Ballet - Lyrical/Contemporary 1B - Hip Hop (1A, Boys) - Substitute Teaching all styles + levels - Choreography for end-of-year concerts
Parkview Elementary School
Beverley Taylor Sorensen Arts Learning Program Dance Specialist, 2016 - Present
The BTSALP program supports over 100 Utah elementary schools in providing an arts specialist. Parkview Elementary School in Salt Lake City offers dance to all students Kindergarten through 5th grade. Classes match the Utah State Standards for Dance K-5. Students learn about the basics of dance and the creative process then apply these concepts to their core curriculum in language arts, math, and science.
School Liaison/Organizer Ririe-Woodbury Kids in Motion Program 2018-2020
Performing Dance Center
Dance Faculty, 2015 - present
Performing Dance Center, directed by Jacquelyn Potts, offers classes in multiple disciplines. age ranges, and skill levels.
Teaching Assignments: current + past
Jazz (1A, 2A, 3B) - Lyrical/Contemporary (1A, 1B/2A, 3A) - Hip Hop (1B, 2A, Teen) - Tap (1, 2) Substitute Teaching all styles + levels - Choreography for end-of-year concerts
San Ramon Valley Dance Academy
Seasonal Guest Artist
San Ramon Valley Dance Academy is a pre-professional studio located in San Ramon, CA and serving the surrounding valley for over 35 years. SRVDA offers a diverse curriculum to students of all ages.
Teaching Experience 2009 - present:
All levels of: jazz - tap - ballet - contemporary - hip hop - lyrical - modern - musical theatre - conditioning
Guest directing jazz company rehearsals- Directing and assisting company auditions
Multi-Style Dance Intensive Faculty 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015:
Beginning/Basic and Intermediate/Advanced levels of: jazz funk - hip hop - jazz - contemporary - repertoire - floor work - musical theatre - conditioning - stretch
Performing Guest Artist 2009 - 2013
Utah High School Dance Festival 2018
March 2018 - Hip Hop, Contemporary technique
Park City High School
August 2017 - Intermediate/Advanced Jazz
Studio 1 Dance - Jean Taylor
June 2016 - Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop Master Classes
Groove The Academy
May 2015 - Contemporary Master Classes: Beginning/Intermediate + Intermediate/Advanced Levels
The Dance Project SLC
October 2013 - Ballet - Jazz
California High School
June 2012 + 2013 - Dance 3 + 5 contemporary jazz guest artist