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Dance Experiences

• Steps Dance Studio Full Male Scholar (2013-present): trained in Classical & Modern Ballet, Jazz, Street Dance, and Pilates for Dancers
• attended master classes by former/current principal dancers like Maiquie Gaston-Mañosa, Georgette Sanchez, Nicolas Pacaña, Atlanta Ballet; Christine Rojas, Joffrey Ballet, Paul Ocampo & Chien-Ying Wang, Ballet Philippines & Ohio State University, Ryan Ocampo & Juan Eymar, Dutch National Ballet, Verna Fajilan, Ballet Philippines & Jean M. Wong School of Ballet in Hong Kong
• had the privilege to work with high-caliber choreographers and talented teachers such as:
Bernadette Llabres-Valeriano (Ballet), Brando Miranda (Ballet & Pilates for Dancers), Cecile Sicangco (Ballet), Christopher Rey Nocon (Contemporary), Elena Laniog-Alvarez (Contemporary), Guillaume Morgan (Contemporary), James Laforteza (Jazz), Jeffrey Floyd Espejo (Ballet), Julie Alagde-Carretas (Modern Ballet), Julie Plummer (Latin Ballroom), Jun Saagundo (Modern Ballet), Marion Ignacio (RAD-Ballet), and Vivian Zapanta (Stott Pilates)

Education

Skills

Dancer
  • performed as dancer in Steps Dance Studio's 19th-23rd Summer Dance Concert (2013-2017) with repertoires ranging from Classical Ballet, Modern Ballet, Jazz to Street dance
  • was part of the delegation which won 1st Place in the 2016 Philippine Dance Cup-Modern Ballet Category and in the 2014 Philippine Dance Cup-Classical Ballet and Modern Ballet Category
  • recently took the new Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Advanced 2 Vocational Graded Ballet Examination 
  • finished the new RAD Advanced Foundation and Advanced 1 Vocational Graded Ballet Examinations with "Distinction"
  • experience in Latin Ballroom (Cha Cha Cha, Rumba, Samba & Jive)
Actor
  • attended basic acting workshops under Julliard Alumna,  Ana Valdes Lim (Jun 2014 - Mar 2015)
  • as "Seymour" in Assumption College's Broadway 8 (Feb 2015)
  • as "Paris" and "Ensemble" in METTA - Assumption College-Performing Arts' production of Romeo and Juliet (Jan 2015)
Choral Singer
  • choir member since high school and volunteered for over 10 years with the Coro d' llera (formerly known as the Maryknoll Sanctuary Choir) of Baguio City, a Baguio-based community choir
  • has performed in various choral concerts alongside the Philippine Madrigal Singers (Madz), Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO), and the Madz Et. Al., a network of choirs who gather regularly for festivals and workshops
  • Finalist, Mixed Choir Category in the 2002 National Music Competition for Young Artists (NAMCYA)
Stage Management
  • Assistant Stage Manager for Properties (ASM for Props) for METTA - Assumption College-Performing Arts' production of Romeo and Juliet (Jan 2015)
  • Assistant Stage Manager for Costume for Steps Dance Project's Mall Tours: "Pepe's Secret Christmas", (2013); "Frankly Speaking" (2014); "I Got Stung" (2016)

Other Work Experience