Junior Artist Generator (JAG)

Join the training and performance program at the home of Portland's world renowned dance company, BodyVox. 

JAG’s training program, designed for high school and gap year dancers, consists of a demanding multidisciplinary curriculum to develop versatility, flexibility, and improvisational skills. Students develop a strong dance foundation based in ballet, contemporary, jazz techniques, and improv. In addition, dancers participate in fully produced performance programs with opportunities for supplemental performances at area events. BodyVox seeks to infuse our students with a commitment to performance, and most importantly, curiosity and joy in life, art, and dance.

Teachers and choreographers include: Heather Jackson, Nick Jurica, Andrea Parson, Anna Hooper, Thorey Mountain, Jeff George, Jonathan Sadony, Éowyn Emerald, Sara Parker, Rachel Slater, Maria Tucker, Vanessa Thiessen, as well as BodyVox Artistic Directors: Jamey Hampton and Ashley Roland.

BodyVox Dance Center
Fri. May 20 - 7:30pm
Sat. May 21 - 7:30pm
Sun. May 22 - 4pm

BodyVox JAG Open House Weeks
May 24 - 28
May 31 - June 4
Ages: For dancers who will be in grade 9 - 12, or in their gap year, as of Fall 2022.
Cost: We want everyone to be able to dance! All auditions such as our open house for JAG are free of charge. BodyVox’s JAG program offers scholarships based on merit, financial need, and in celebration of diversity.

Take class with BodyVox JAG members, experience our amazing teaching staff, learn about the program, and get information about joining the 2022-23 Season!

For more information or to RSVP for classes please contact Heather Jackson: heather@bodyvox.com


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Upcoming Performances

May 20-22, 2022