Jennifer Jancuska is an American choreographer noted for her narrative and physical approach to theater. Her work as a creator and leader has garnered sold out theatrical runs and teaching opportunities at notable universities around the world. Dance Magazine, Dance Informa and Dance Exec are among the many publications to feature Jennifer’s work and leadership within the theater and dance communities; “most memorable element is the superb original choreography by Jennifer Jancuska” –Citizen Times.
Jennifer is currently in development with composers Kait Kerrigan and Brian Lowdermilk on the new immersive musical, THE BAD YEARS as well as composers Matte O'Brien and Matt Vinson on the new musical ANNE OF GREEN GABLES. Both productions have scheduled 2015 workshops and performances in New York City. Throughout the 2014 season Jennifer has worked with The Public Theater, Dallas Theater Center, Camille A. Brown and Daniel Aukin on the world premier production of FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE (Associate Choreographer), with Janine Tesori, Oliver Butler, and Lin-Manuel Miranda on TICK TICK…BOOM for Encores! Off-Center at City Center (Associate Choreographer), with Lawrence Arancio on a daring, re-imagined CAP21 production of RENT (Choreographer), with Lillian King to create a visually striking production of A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC (Choreographer) at New London Barn Playhouse, with Vincent Marini for Flat Rock Playhouse's MISS SAIGON (Choreographer), and with producer, Justin Nichols on new works in collaboration with Adam Gwon and Sarah Hammond, Ty Defoe, Tidtaya Sinutoke, and Matte O'Brien and Matt Vinson, Ethan Anderson, and Drew Gasparini.
Jennifer has been a guest artist and teacher at Shanghai Theatre Academy, University of the Arts, PACE University, College of Charleston, Syracuse University, Broadway Dance Center, and studios across the country. A graduate of Cornell University, Jennifer is the co-founder of Broadway Connection, a national and international arts education organization and the creative director and producer of BC Beat.
Ariel C. Osborne
Ariel is a New York based stage and talent manager. Credits include: Death of a Salesman (Broadway). Fourteen Flights (SoHo Playhouse). Fiddler on the Roof (National Tour). Tony Awards. Drama Desk Awards. CFDA Awards. International Emmy Awards. Fashion Rocks Live. Glamour Women of the Year Awards. NYFW. The Juilliard School.
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Many thanks to the BC Beat team for allowing me to experience the best art in NYC. Get on the floor and dance on top of your obstacles. Theater- Rent (bway), Angel-Final Broadway cast. Rent (off Bway), Roger. Recording artist with bands 'JSTN' and 'Romero and Johnston.' Twitter- Johnstonation. Soundcloud- Johnstonmusic
Jose is a NYC based filmmaker, via Los Angeles and originally hailing from Austin, Texas. He has worked professionally with many outstanding filmmakers, musicians, and artists over the past 10+ years to acquire a diverse portfolio. His services lie mainly in the feature documentary realm, but extend deeply into T.V. and commercial production/post-production.