Jacqueline Dumas Albert

Jacqueline Dumas Albert* (Associate Artistic Director) has been a company member of the Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company since 2002 and was promoted to Associate Artistic Director in the fall of 2010. In conjunction with her time at CDDC, Jacquie has been a performing and teaching artist of Sidra Bell Dance NY and of nathantrice/RITUALS, as […]


Caroline Dietz

Caroline Dietz  is from Chester, New Jersey.  She trained at Ballet Forte and New Jersey Dance Theatre Ensemble from 2003 until graduating high school in 2009.  She then went on to graduate from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU with a BFA in dance in 2012.  There she performed works by choreographers Kate […]


Justin Dominic

Justin Dominic began his dance training at Newark Arts High School and was a fellowship student at The Ailey School. He completed summer programs at American Ballet Theater in Bermuda on the Katherine Zeta Jones Scholarship, Joffrey Ballet School, and Jacob’s Pillow. On full scholarship, Justin received his B.F.A from the University of North Carolina School […]


Adam Gauzza

Adam Gauzza joined the Carolyn Dorfman Dance Company in 2014. As a performer and choreographer based in New York City, he has worked with a variety of artists and companies including Lyric Opera of Chicago, Sylvain Émard, Zoe Scofield, JAXON Movement Arts, Company XIV, Bennyroyce Dance Productions, Collective Body Dance Lab, Same Planet Different World Dance Theater, Striding Lion Performance Group, Hedwig […]


Jenny Gillan-Powell

Jenny Gillan-Powell, originally from Scotland, was raised in Houston, Texas. She graduated from the High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Houston, Texas with Departmental Honors in 2003.  In 2007, she received her B.F.A. in Dance Performance, Cum Laude with Departmental Distinction from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. That same year, Jenny […]


Ashleigh Hunter

Ashleigh Hunter comes from a family of dance. She began her early training at Dance Theatre of Jacksonville in North Carolina under her mother Desiree LeFebvre. She has competed regionally and nationally winning numerous awards and scholarships. Ashleigh also danced with the Corpus Christi Ballet in Texas for five consecutive seasons under the direction of […]


Brandon J. Jones

Brandon J. Jones is a graduate of the Conservatory of Performing Arts at Point Park University. He has been a student of dance for twenty-two years, and trained in Aviv, Moscow, Bucharest, Amsterdam, and Brisbane. Currently, he also teaches contemporary, lyrical, jazz and funk styles at dance schools in Central New Jersey, where he resides. […]


Ae-Soon Kim

Ae-Soon Kim was born in Okayama City, Japan. She began training in Traditional Korean Dance at the Okayama Korean School, and then progressed into Classical Ballet at the Sonoko Sugimoto Ballet Studio. In 1998, she moved to England to train at Elmhurst Ballet School and the Laine Theatre Art School, and then toured for a […]


Louie Marin

Louie Marin began his training in San Jose, California, and then moved to Miami where he received his B.F.A. with High Honors from the University of Florida New World School of the Arts. He currently also works with Amanda Selwyn Dance Theater and Sasha Soreff Dance Theater. He has performed with the Martha Graham Ensemble, […]


Rian Maxwell

Rian Maxwell is from Stone Mountain, GA. She trained at Phusion Performing Arts Alliance and attended high school at Dekalb School of the Arts where she graduated in 2008 with a concentration in dance and technical theatre. In 2012 she graduated from Point Park University where she received her BA in Jazz dance with a […]


Katlyn Waldo

Katlyn Waldo is a Texas native and began dancing at age 3. Her early training included professional experience with the Tennessee Children’s Dance Ensemble where she toured domestically and internationally. She then trained in gymnastics, cheerleading, and musical theater before receiving a BA in Dance from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College. There she studied Graham and Taylor […]