Having developed strong dance skills and gained extensive industry experience under the guidance of JCSOD’s faculty, our students have gone on to become successful dancers, performers, and instructors.


Marc Cardarelli: After training at JCSOD from ages 8 to 18, Marc graduated from Ryerson University with a major in dance. He is currently performing on Broadway in Sleep No More.


Candice Holford: The winner of many top dance awards, Candice is now a dancer and actor. She is currently performing in The Lion King in London.


Brittany Raymond: Currently a dancer and actress, Brittany plays the role of “Riley” on the Family Channel’s The Next Step.


Brennan Clost: As a dancer and actor, Brennan currently plays the role of “Daniel” on the Family Channel’s The Next Step. Also Brennan is a Juliard Graduate.


Brittney Fitzgerald: Currently a dancer, Brittney is a member of the West Virginia Dance Company.


Joey Csiki: A dancer, singer, and actor, Joey is currently performing in American in Paris on Broadway.


Blake McGrath: is a choreographer, dancer, and actor.


Jesse Robb: A co-choreographer of Miss Saigon on Broadway, Jesse is a choreographer, dancer, and actor.


Emmerly Tinglin: currently an actress on the Family Channel’s The Next Step.


Dana Chapman - Carroll: A world-renowned teacher and choreographer, Dana is the choreographer for the Family Channel’s The Next Step.


Jessie Chapman - Carroll: Jessie is a highly sought-after teacher and choreographer in Canada and the United States.


Nathan Espejo: is a dancer and choreographer who has performed on YTV and in a variety of music videos and TV shows.


Clyde Alves: Currently performing in On the Town on Broadway, Clyde is a dancer, singer, and actor.


Madeline Wright: A Graduate of Point Park University madeline has been dancing with numerous companies throughout the United States and Canada. Currently Living in New York City and working with the Amazing team at Gibney Dance


Alisha Lucchese: Currently Touring With JUMP dance Convention as a Teacher and Demonstrator, Alisha also just finished working on the Disney movie "Zombies". 


Ingrid (Abbott) MacKinnon: is currently a teacher, dancer, and actor.