Faith has been dancing since she was two years old and began competing when she was eight. She started in tiny tots and grew to love Hip Hop above all. She also teaches Jazz and Contemporary. She has won many first place & high point awards for Hip Hop and Jazz, including First Place Overall at KAR, Rainbow, Spotlight Dance Cup, and Hall of Fame. She has trained in Hip Hop, Jazz Funk, Jazz, Contemporary, Tap, and Ballet. Faith was most recently Dance Captain and a Featured Dancer in the TVP productions of Hairspray and All Shook Up. Her dream is to dance forever and teaching at And All That Jazz has made that dream happen. She loves all of her students and enjoys watching them grow every class. She is very excited to be teaching this season at And All That Jazz!
Elizabeth Langlois is a music and stage director, voice and piano teacher, and classical mezzo-soprano. As a director, Elizabeth has led productions of The Little Mermaid Jr., High School Musical Jr., Honk Jr. and The Star of Bethlehem and has directed the opera Amahl and the Night Visitors for Riverside Lyric Opera. As a musical director, she has recently worked with Temecula Valley Players on their productions of Hairspray, All Shook Up and Sister Act. She has worked with Fine Arts Network on their productions of Spamalot, Peter Pan Jr. and Annie. Elizabeth also works with the students of Temecula Preparatory School and has joined them in productions of Bonnie and Clyde, Catch Me If You Can, and The Light in the Piazza. Elizabeth is a graduate of CSU at Fullerton with a BM in vocal performance and has been privately teaching for ten years. With her private voice and piano students, she frequently designs fully-staged and costumed recitals in which students learn to perform a range of music including opera, operetta and musical theatre. As a performer, she has sung operatic roles with local companies including Riverside Lyric Opera, EL Dorado Opera and Capitol Opera. Favorite roles performed include 'The Mother' in Amahl and the Night Visitors, 'Lola' in Cavalleria Rusticana, 'Cherubino' in The Marriage of Figaro and 'Flora' in La Traviata. Elizabeth is thrilled to be on the team at And All That Jazz and looks forward to coaching students this season on vocal technique, singing in harmony, choral technique, music theory, rhythm and more.
Casie's love of dance began at the age of 3. She studied dance at Saddleback Dance Center in Orange County and began competing at the age of 6, winning many awards in the areas of Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet, and Pointe. At the age of 9, Casie developed a passion for Ballet. Starting at age 11 she was chosen to attend summer intensive Ballet sessions at Dance Aspen, Houston Ballet, Boston Ballet, and the World famous “School of American Ballet” in New York City. While studying at the School of American Ballet, Casie had the honor of dancing with Elizabeth Moss and Ashley Simpson. Her master teachers included: Jilliana, Anne Marie DeAngelo, Darcy Kistler, Cheryl Ware, Suki Schorer, Ben Stevenson, Lauren Anderson, and Stefan Wenta. Casie then attended High School at the Orange County “High School of the Arts” where she studied along side Jodi Sweetin (Stephanie on Full House) and Michael Fishman (DJ on Roseanne). Casie also performed with “Ballet Pacifica” and the “Golden State Chamber Ballet”. While with GSCB, Casie was the Principal Soloist in their production of “Les Sylplides” and performed as the Vine Fairy in “Sleeping Beauty”. Casie is married and the mother of four children. She is very excited to instill the joy of dance in all her students here at And All That Jazz!
Brianna started dancing at the age of 4, training in various dance styles such as ballet, pointe, jazz, contemporary, lyrical, tap, acro and hip hop. She has been part of a competitive dance team since the age of 5 and has won many first place & high point awards at KAR, Rainbow, Spotlight, Countdown, Access Broadway and Tremaine. She has experience in theatre doing local community theatre performances of In the Heights, Young Frankenstein, Thoroughly Modern Millie, All Shook Up, Hairspray and more. Brianna is a USA Gymnastics Certified Instructor. She continues to expand her training and knowledge through various intensives and workshops. Brianna plans to use all of her training to help mold the dancers of the future and to guide them through their own artistic journey.
Jill performed on Broadway in the Tony Award winning "Best Musical", MEMPHIS. She has traveled the country as a dancer, singer, actress, director and choreographer. Highlights include the First National Tours of MEMPHIS and Happy Days, representing Mattel as "Barbie" for corporate events; and feature films, television shows, industrials, commercials in both New York and Los Angeles. Jill's love for the performing arts began in the dance studio. She trained and competed locally, winning numerous awards, including the titles of "Miss StarPower" and "Miss Dance of Southern California" (DanceMasters of America). Jill graduated from the University of Arizona, earning a BFA in Dance and a BA in Media Arts. Shen then began her career locally, performing at venues such as Disneyland, Universal Studios, The Hollywood Bowl, The Queen Mary and most of the region's large musical theatre venues. Today, Jill performs live regularly, at local wineries, casinos and community events where she sings and plays keyboard. She is involved with various Temecula Theatre Companies, serving as Director and Choreographer for local productions, and on the Board of Directors for Temecula Valley Players. Jill recently won 6 Inland Theatre League Awards for her Direction, Musical Direction and Choreography in Guys and Dolls, Legally Blonde and Memphis for Temecula Valley Players and Tibbies Center Stage Theatre. She also won the National Youth Arts Award for Outstanding Choreography for Chicago and the Lucie Arnaz Award for Outstanding Choreography in Newsies at Chaparral High School. www.jillmorrison.com
Jennifer has been directing plays and musicals for over 15 years throughout Temecula and San Diego. She received her BA degree in Theater/Single Subject English from San Diego State University and her MA degree in Education from California State University-San Marcos. While she grew up performing in musical theater, teaching theater to all ages is truly her passion. Jennifer teaches drama and language arts at Vail Ranch Middle School in Temecula. Eleven years ago, she started the City of Temecula Youth Musical Theater program. Most recently, Jennifer Directed Hairspray for Temecula Valley Players at the Old Town Temecula Community Theater.
Sabrina is an accomplished dancer and has had a great amount of success in competitive dance. She won various Title and Special Awards at competitions, including "Miss Act One", "Miss StarQuest" (three years in a row), "Perfect Technique" Award for Turn It Around Tour, "Miss StarPower" and "Miss I Love Dance". She has performed in the musicals, A Chorus Line & Peter Pan. Sabrina has also danced in The Nutcracker five years in a row.
Daina started dancing at the age of 18 months in England, at Barbara Speaks Stage School. She moved to California when she was 6 and since then studied with San Diego Dance Center, Dance Machine, California Ballet and the Academy of the Performing Arts. Daina has studied tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, clogging, ballet, Irish step dancing, swing and ballroom. She has won numerous awards in dance competitions, beauty pageants and Irish Feis; including National Overall Highest Score, Regional Champion qualifier for Irish Dancing, Double Grand Champion and she was 1 of 5 dancers to receive a perfect score. Daina has performed with the 1st Tour of Celtic Fusion and was also seen in a commercial for Nike, print work for Compaq computers and in the film, Titanic. Daina is a USA Gymnastics Certified Instructor, Hands On Training Certified in Spotting with USA Gymnastics and Safe Spot Certified with the United States Olympic Committee.
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