Where are they now?
Encore has been providing dance education to so many amazingly, talented performers over the years. Here are some of our Alumni who are currently working professionally in the dance world.
Nick has always had a passion to learn and create movement that is innovative and unique. After graduating from Encore, Nick went on to study at Arts Umbrella (2018-2020) Nick is a current member of Netherlands Dance Theater 2 where they are touring with the company in Europe. Nick joined the company as an Apprentice for the 2020-2021 season and officially joined the company in August 2021.
Jasmine has been an inspiration for many years to both her peers as well as those who have had the pleasure of working with her as a teacher and choreographer. When she graduated from Encore, she went on to pursue a BFA in Commercial Dance at PACE University. After graduating, she toured on Royal Caribbean's "Wonder" and "Ovation" cruise lines. Recently, she joined the cast of Cirque du Soleil's, MJ One in Las Vegas.
Jennifer Tran has a movement quality that is both powerful and delicate. She graduated from Encore and continued her education at Montclair State University. She graduated summa cum laude from Montclair State University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in dance performance and a minor in musical theater (May 2022). Jenn has had the opportunity to perform in works by Adam Barruch, Larry Keigwin, Christian von Howard, Tiffany Rea-Fisher, Janice Rosario, David Parsons, TweetBoogie, Frederick Earl Mosley, Maxine Steinman, and Jessica DiMauro. She has also trained at intensives with SpringboardX, Parsons Dance, EMERGE125, GALLIM, and LACDC. Currently, she is a member of the cast aboard Princess Cruises touring Australia.