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Jessica Taylor began her dance training at the Center of Creative Arts (COCA) in St. Louis, Missouri and thereafter received her degree in dance from Point Park University Dance Conservatory in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She has studied most notably with such artists as Robert Battle, Doug Varone, and Jason McDole, among others. Her choreography was first nationally recognized at the American College Dance Association for her piece entitled "TRONIC" in 2008. . In 2010 she founded DAMAGEDANCE and never looked back. Her work has been showcased in New York City at the Rover Soho, Amalgamate Artist Series, Fertile Ground at Green Space in Long Island City, Tea Dances hosted by Jody Sperling and Emily Faulkner, APAP NYC at Dance New Amsterdam, Triskelion Arts, Merce Cunningham Studios, the HATCH Series, Summer Dance in Bryant Park and the Ailey Citigroup Theater. She had her first international premiere at The Booking Dance Festival within the Edinburgh Fringe in Scotland. She has also receives commissions to set an original works on dance companies, most recently working with The Big Muddy Dance Company in St. Louis.
Adam Parson knows how to get the most out of a dancer. With insight, diligence and a laser focus he makes sure each dancer he encounters gets the right kind of training .Groomed by some of the best dance masters in the business and then studying on his own, he has evolved into a teacher with a distinct voice. He was one of Dance Spirit Magazines "One to watch" and Dance Magazine said "Parson's brand of training churns out unstoppable dancers" as evidenced through his students working in Michael Jackson’s THIS IS IT tour, Glee, So You Think You Can Dance, Kylie Minogue, The Muppets, Wicked on Broadway, Madonna, Bring it on, Memphis, The Academy Awards, and his own Commonality Dance Company. One of Adam’s students is in this years top 10 of So You Think You Can Dance U.S.
BOSCO has performed with Missy Elliott, P!nk, 50 Cent, Fergie, Tyra Banks, Kelly Rowland, Timbaland, Lloyd, Green Day, Nelly Furtado, Ashley Tisdale, Too $hort, Daddy Yankee and Corbin Bleu. He has done ads for iPod, the X Games, Qualcomm, American Idol and Playstation. He has performed on the MTV Movie Awards, the Miss Universe Pageant, So You Think You Can Dance, America’s Next Top Model and the American Music Awards. You have seen him on the big screen performing in the movies Dance Flick, the Seat Filler and You Got Served. His choreography has been used by Tyra Banks, Katt Williams, Kelly Rowland, Damon Wayans, Corbin Bleu and also on the Mo’Nique Show. He has had the privilege of teaching at 95 different schools around the world and has toured the USA, Australia, Puerto Rico, Japan, Mexico, China, Singapore and Italy.
Shelly Chapple Clements grew up dancing on the east coast and continued to enjoy a career of teaching and performing dance professionally in the San Francisco Bay Area. Trained: Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, National Academy of Arts (Petrus Bosman), Pittsburgh HS for Creative and Performing Arts, American Dance Machine and Elglevsky Ballet in New York, and later, at SF Dance Center. Company: The Jazz Tap Ensemble, SF Capacitor, ODC Dance SF, The Dance Alloy in Pittsburgh. Co-Artistc director of New Urban Dance Company. More than 20 years experience in the classroom in the US and Mexico specializing in ballet, modern, and tap.helly Chapple Clements grew up dancing on the east coast and continued to enjoy a career of teaching and performing dance professionally in the San Francisco Bay Area. Trained: Pittsburgh Ballet Theater, National Academy of Arts (Petrus Bosman), Pittsburgh HS for Creative and Performing Arts, American Dance Machine and Elglevsky Ballet in New York, and later, at SF Dance Center. Company: The Jazz Tap Ensemble, SF Capacitor, ODC Dance SF, The Dance Alloy in Pittsburgh. Co-Artistc director of New Urban Dance Company. More than 20 years experience in the classroom in the US and Mexico specializing in ballet, modern, and tap.
DeAnna Anderson began her career as a dancer with the San Francisco Ballet and later with the American Ballet Theatre in New York. She studied under George Balanchine, Anthony Tudor and Martha Graham. She was an understudy in the original production of "Cats" and later toured with the group.
After her dancing career, she received a BA of Fine Arts at UC Irvine in California, a degree in health and PE at Edinboro College in Pennsylvania. She taught dance at Mercy Hurst College and designed a dance-Pilates program for Mill Creek High School in Erie Pennsylvania.
DeAnna is also the artistic director of the Danse Arts Theatre Company.click here to add text.
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