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WINTER INTENSIVE

GUEST ARTIST:

TROY OGILVIE

Troy Ogilvie has danced for and collaborated with choreographers - Roy Assaf, Sidra Bell, Antonio Brown, Gabriel Forestieri, Itzik Galili, Shannon Gillen, Margie Gillis, Andrea Miller, Patricia Noworol, Zoe Scofield, Idan Sharabi, and Nicole Wolcott; violinist - Liv Heym; theater company - Punchdrunk (as Lady Macbeth in “Sleep No More” NYC); and directors - Sophie Bortolussi (“McKittrick Masquerade” parties), Susan Misner (“Bend,” FOSSE/VERDON), and Peter Sellars (“The Gospels According to the Other Mary,” LA Philharmonic). She has also curated, produced, and performed in solo shows 'RESET' (2011), 'PRISM' (2017 - with producer Ron Black), and ‘BITE’ (2019). Troy teaches improvisation and is on faculty at SPRINGBOARDx Skills + Process, The Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary Program, Peridance, and The Performing Arts Project. Troy’s choreography has been performed by the Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary trainees, Rivertown Dance Academy, Bare Opera ("Maria de Buenos Aires" with director Malena Dayen), and as a part of Met Live Arts ("The Ninth Hour: A Beowulf Musical" with director Kevin Newbury). She has participated in residency programs at The Marble House Project and Turkey Land Cove Foundation and was one of “Dance Magazine’s 2011 Top 25 to Watch.” Juilliard B.F.A.

INFORMATION

WHEN: DEC 20th - DEC 22nd
WHERE: KJ DANCE PLANO, DALLAS TX

14017 Preston Rd #546,

Plano, TX 75093

15 and up only

If you’re younger than 15 you may send a video to movingforwarddallas@gmail.com by November 15 to be considered. 

 

FACULTY

We strive tocreate a safe environment where students feel inspired and encouraged to push their creativity and physicality. We strive to bring fresh current ideas and a lens into the ever-evolving dance world into the thriving dance communities around America.

Madison Hicks

Director of Moving Forward, The Juilliard School Grad, LA Dance Project

Kevin Pajarillaga

Associate Director, NW Dance Project, Sonya Tayeh Dance Co.

Troy Olgivie

The Juilliard School Grad, FOSSE & VERDON, Sleep no more, Margie Gillis Legacy Project

Madison Hicks

Madison Hicks, originally from Dallas, TX, graduated from Booker T. Washington HSPVA in 2014 and received her BFA from The Juilliard School in May 2018. She will receive her MFA in Choreography in 2021 from California Institute of the Arts. She was a full time company member with LA Dance Project under the direction of Benjamin Millepied for the 2018/2019 season. Madison is currently a faculty member for Icon Dance Awards, California School of the Arts, and Project 21. She was a 2013 YoungArts winner for modern dance, 2014 US Presidential Scholar in the Arts Nominee and a guest artist in the 2014 YoungArts Presidential Scholar Gala under the direction of Bill T. Jones. She has been a resident choreographer for both Booker T. Washington HSPVA Rep II Ensemble, The University of Texas at Austin, Center of Creative Arts, and Houston MET Too. She was an Avant Chamber Ballet Women’s Choreography finalist and has also had works showcased at Periapsis Music and Dance and WestFest Dance Festival in New York City. She was a recipient of The Juilliard School’s Entrepreneurship Grant. Madison has created and is the director of Moving Forward Dallas, an innovative dance intensive and Non-Profit Organization for young artists.

Kevin Pajarillaga

Kevin Pajarillaga is a Washington D.C native who began his training at CityDance Conservatory in 2010 before attending Point Park University from 2012 to 2016.Kevin received the “All County Performing Arts Awards” and the “All States Dance Award” by the MCPS Arts Super intendant in 2011 and 2012. Kevin has danced professionally with YY Dance Company, Sonya Tayeh Dance Company, PrioreDance, Bruce Wood Dance, and I.C. Movement Project, as well
as being a guest artists with Parsons Dance Company, Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre, Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, and Focus Cia De Danca in Brazil. Kevin has had the privilege to dance works by Crystal Pite, Alejandro Cerrudo, Victor Quijada, Lar Lubovitch, Jessica Lang, Andrea Miller, Loni Landon, Gregory Dolbashian, Dwight Rhoden, and Ronen Koresh, among others. Kevin has choreographed for The Juilliard School senior showcase, Wanderlust Dance Project, the DREAMscape Gala, and Booker T Washington’s REP II. Kevin is also the associate director of a dance program, “Moving Forward Dallas”.
Kevin participated in NW Dance Project’s 2018 LAUNCH project before being invited to join the company.

Troy Olgivie

Troy Ogilvie has danced for and collaborated with choreographers - Roy Assaf, Sidra Bell, Antonio Brown, Gabriel Forestieri, Itzik Galili, Shannon Gillen, Margie Gillis, Andrea Miller, Patricia Noworol, Zoe Scofield, Idan Sharabi, and Nicole Wolcott; violinist - Liv Heym; theater company - Punchdrunk (as Lady Macbeth in “Sleep No More” NYC); and directors - Sophie Bortolussi (“McKittrick Masquerade” parties), Susan Misner (“Bend,” FOSSE/VERDON), and Peter Sellars (“The Gospels According to the Other Mary,” LA Philharmonic). She has also curated, produced, and performed in solo shows 'RESET' (2011), 'PRISM' (2017 - with producer Ron Black), and ‘BITE’ (2019). Troy teaches improvisation and is on faculty at SPRINGBOARDx Skills + Process, The Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary Program, Peridance, and The Performing Arts Project. Troy’s choreography has been performed by the Joffrey Jazz & Contemporary trainees, Rivertown Dance Academy, Bare Opera ("Maria de Buenos Aires" with director Malena Dayen), and as a part of Met Live Arts ("The Ninth Hour: A Beowulf Musical" with director Kevin Newbury). She has participated in residency programs at The Marble House Project and Turkey Land Cove Foundation and was one of “Dance Magazine’s 2011 Top 25 to Watch.” Juilliard B.F.A