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5901 McPherson Rd Ste 12-14A & 2C-4C
Laredo, Texas 78041
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Tel: 956-220-1532

 

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Our Teachers & Staff

Your child is in the best of hands.  Our teachers have significant experience in their field. 

Jessica Zamarripa, BA, MS
Artistic Director/Instructor

 

Education:

BA in Dance, University of Texas at Austin

MS in Curriculum & Instruction (minor in Fitness & Sports), Texas A&M International University

Ballet Teacher Certification (Grades 1-3), Bolshoi Ballet Academy of Moscow, NYC, (Aug 2013)

Ballet Teacher Certification (Grades 4-5), Bolshoi Ballet Academy of Moscow, NYC (Aug 2014)

Horton Pedagogy Workshop, Alvin Ailey School, NYC (July 2014)

Horton Pedagogy Workshop, Alvin Ailey School, NYC (July 2015)

 

Intensives/Workshops/Master Classes:

Delfos Danza Contemporanea, Grupo Corpo, Dallas Black Dance Theatre, Hubbard Dance Chicago, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Alonzo King Lines Ballet, Tania Salas Danza Contemporanea, Paradigm Dance, Joffrey Ballet, Ballet Austin, among others...

 

Professional Experience:

Dancer, Ballet East Dance Company, Austin, TX

​Founder/Artistic Director, Nudo Piedi Contemporary Dance CO, Laredo, TX

Founder/Artistic Director, Laredo School of Contemporary Dance, Laredo, TX

Choreographer:  Nudo Piedi Contemporary Dance Company (TX), CERES Danza Contemporanea (MX), Ballet East Dance Company (Austin)

Guest Teacher, UT-Pan American, Edinburgh, TX

 

Higher Education Experience:

Dance Adjunct Faculty, Texas A&M International University (2014-2016)

Instructor of Kinesiology, Texas &M International University (2008-2014)

Dance Adjunct Faculty, Texas A&M International University (2008-2009)

 

Academic & Dance Conference Presentations:

Presenter at various state, national and international conferences: American College of Sport Medicine (San Francisco, CA), International Conference on Health, Wellness, and Society (Berkeley, CA), Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (Frisco and San Marcos, TX, and TX Name Conference (San Marcos, TX).

International Teaching/Recent Accomplishments:

**Taught Classical Ballet and Horton Technique to professional dancers from El Colegio del Cuerpo dance company in Cartagena, Colombia. (August 3-12, 2015)

 

**Taught Horton Technique and Contemporary Jazz to pre-professional program students of El Colegio del Cuerpo in Cartagena, Colombia (August 3-12, 2015)

 

**Awarded Full Tuition Scholarship to Dallas Black Dance Theatre's Professional Summer Dance Intensive. (Attended 2015)

 

**Accepted as one of six master teachers for RED NORTE FESTIVAL DE DANZA.  Toured 5 cities in Mexico (Monterrey, Saltillo, Cd. Victoria, Tampico, and Reynosa) for 20 days.  Gave workshops in Horton technique to students from various professional dance schools. 

 

Contributing Author-Danza Hoy Magazine

 

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June Hinojosa, BA, MA
Hip Hop & Jazz Funk Instructor 

Education:

BA English, Texas A&M International University

ME Bilingual Education, Spain

 

Dance experience:

Dancer, Nudo Piedi Contemporary Dance Company 

Workshops & Master Classes by Internationally Renowned Professional Dancers/Choreographers

 

Teaching experience:

United South High School

 

Gina Carranco, BA
Classical Ballet Instructor & Pointe Instructor 

Education:

Bachelor in Education with Specialization in Classical Dance (Escuela Superior de Musica y Danza de Monterrey)

Rivera Academy

 

Intensives/Workshops:

International Summit of Dance Criticism

Master Classes at ESMD

Alynna Aleman, BA
Tiny Tots & Tiny Movers Instructor
Education: 
BA in Dance, Texas State University
Currently working on Masters in Psychology
 
Teaching Experience:

 Laredo School of Contemporary Dance

 

Alynna Aleman, BA
Tiny Tots & Tiny Movers Instructor
Education: 
BA in Dance, Texas State University
Currently working on Masters in Psychology
 
Teaching Experience:

 Laredo School of Contemporary Dance

 

Rebecca Carrillo
Pre-Jazz 2 Instructor & Youth Contemporary Jazz 2A Instructor
 
Education: 
Laredo School of Contemporary Dance
 
Intensives:
Scholarship to Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary Dance Summer Intensive (Attended 2017 in Dallas)
Accepted to Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary Dance Summer Intensive (2016)

 

Juan Pablo Flores
Graham/Dunham & Adult Modern Dance Instructor
Education: 
Alvin Ailey School 
Professional Dance Experience:
DC Contemporary Dance Theater
Calpulli Dance Company
Ballet East Dance Company

 

Amanda Guerra
Pre- Hip Hop Instructor
Education: 
Laredo School of Contemporary Dance 

 

Orlando Moreno
Hip Hop Instructor & Ballet+Hip Hop Boys Instructor
Education: 
-Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio (Los Angeles) 
-International Dance Academy"IDA"
-Millennium Dance Complex 
-Central Texas Ballet Conservatory 
Professional Experience:
Nickelodeon's Kids Choice Awards
Jete, Carnival Anniversary
Shane Sparks Charity Event
Phelxtravaganza
Friday Night Raw
Opening Door Dance Theatre
Graduation Ball
Ave Maria(Contemporary Ballet Work by Keith Duncan)
Elisa Saldivar
Pilates Instructor
Education: 
Pilates Teacher Certification (Mexico)

 

Rebecca Maldonado
Pre- Jazz 1 Instructor
Education: 
Undergraduate B.S. in Kinesiology 
Laredo School of Contemporary Dance 
Romy Buyo
Tumbling Instructor 
Education: 
Sandra Garza
Tiny Movers Instructor 
Education: 
Laredo School of Contemporary Dance 
Sandra Garza
Tiny Movers Instructor 
Education: 
Laredo School of Contemporary Dance