7. Jordan's Dance Lessons
- 12 years in business
- Serves Newport News, VA
"I am a dancer trained in ballet, tap, jazz, pointe and modern. I am available for teaching, choreography and master classes.
Jordan is a native Memphian who began dancing at the age of three. She studied dance at local studios until the age of 13 when she began training at Ballet Memphis. While in the school, Jordan was asked to perform with the Ballet Memphis Company in "The Nutcracker," "South of Everywhere," and "Cinderella."
To further her training, Jordan also studied at Nashville Ballet, Kansas City Ballet, and North Carolina Dance Theater. Upon graduation, Jordan joined Ballet Memphis Company as a trainee. Favorite ballet credits include "Swan Lake," "Midsummer Night's Dream," "The Juggler," "Piano Concerto No. 1," and "Snow White."
She caterwauled her way around the country in her childhood dream role as Victoria in the 30th Anniversary Broadway National Tour of CATS. Her favorite credits include Mary Poppins (The Fireside), CATS (North Music Theatre and Theatre By The Sea), "Radio City Christmas Spectacular," "S Wonderful" (Leslie), "Legally Blonde" (Serena/associate choreographer), "How To Succeed" (regional premier/dance captain), "The Producers" (Dance Captain), and "Celebrity Cruises."
Jordan also spends time choreographing and teaching for dance schools and regional theaters. She recently had the honor to choreograph "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "Pride and Prejudice" at Cape Fear Regional Theatre. This past spring, she was the associate choreographer/director for "Legally Blonde" at Cape Fear Regional Theatre. Jordan was also assistant choreographer for "The Drowsy Chaperon" and "Legally Blonde" at Playhouse On The Square.
Jordan choreographed the ballets -- "Beauty and the Beast," "Alice in Wonderland," "Wizard of Oz" and excerpts of "The Little Mermaid." Jordan takes every opportunity to teach around the country to diversify her teaching and mentoring.
This summer, Jordan will be performing in Mary Poppins and Spamalot at Theatre By The Sea in Wakefield, Rhode Island."