Contemporary Workshop July 21 with Olivia Cece
This amazing workshop is highly recommended for Company Members. Dancers from ALL studios are welcome!
Date: Thursday, July 21st
Times: 4:00-5:30 Advanced Contemporary ages 13 and up, 5:30-7:00 Intermediate ages 8 and up
Cost: $30 per class
Registration: please email Melissa (email@example.com) or Mel (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Olivia Cece grew up in Rhode Island, training with Atwood Performing Arts Center under the direction of Bette Ann Rossi. Olivia is now currently living in New York City, where she is will be entering her fourth and final year in the Pace University Commercial Dance Program, where she will obtain her BFA. Olivia is now a professional assistant for the Artists Simply Human Workshop Tour, a dance convention she attended as a competitive dancer. Working for this convention has allowed her to work with her favorite choreographers, and the top choreographers in the industry.
Olivia has experience with print work and has been featured twice in Dance Spirit Magazine, StarBound Magazine, and has been the face of Dance competition ads around the U.S. Olivia was featured in a music video for Ricky Rude featuring Scarface for Vevo, and she was also featured as a top 30 finalist on season 11 of the hit FOX TV series So You Think You Can Dance! Olivia has assisted Choreographer Joey Dowling at the NYC Knicks auditions this past year, and was also Dance Captain alongside Joey on her spring piece at Pace University.
She has performed in theaters such as the Michael Schimmel Theatre, the Joyce Theatre, and more. Olivia has danced back up for artists such as Mario Spinetti at the RockWood music hall in NYC, and the Wu Tang Clan at Webster Hall. Olivia just recently choreographed in Emergence, a Pace University student choreography showcase in New York City. She has
spent the last two summers teaching and choreographing across the U.S at over 25 different studios, and has been awarded first overalls at such competitions/conventions as JUMP, NYCDA, ADA, KAR, STAR QUEST, and more.
Olivia’s heart and passion belongs to the stage and performing, however she loves educating young dancers and watching them expand their artistry.