Jodie Gates - Founder and Director of Laguna Dance Festival


photo: Ralph Palumbo

November 13
Laguna Beach High School
625 Park Avenue
Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Take class with ballerina and dance visionary Jodie Gates and learn about life in college for the next generation of dance artists. Ms. Gates is the founding director of the award winning Laguna Dance Festivalin addition to being the inaugural Director and Vice Dean of the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance at the University of Southern California. Under her direction, the school developed a revolutionary new program founded upon the notion of “The “New Movement”, opening its doors to its first BFA class last fall.

A celebrated ballerina, Ms. Gates was a principal dancer with the Joffrey Ballet, Frankfurt Ballet, and Pennsylvania Ballet, as well as a guest artist with companies throughout North and South America, Mexico, Russia, Asia, Australia and Europe.

For intermediate and advanced level dancers ages 12+
Dancer – $25
Observer – $15


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