dance isn’t just about fancy moves.
it’s an expression of who you are.
and a vehicle for reinvention.
this is a space for that kind of dance…
…the kind of dance you don’t need to measure up to or audition for, but rather, the kind of dance that you can do on your terms, in your own way, in the body you have right now, no matter how long it’s been since you last took a class (even if it’s been never), with a community who sees you, supports you, and inspires you.
Our intention is to create a safe space and an interconnected community where each person’s unique expression can encourage each other, and join forces to create collective change. If this is your jam, please read on and join us!
Free your creative expression, and rebel against the way dance "should" be. Sign up for dance prompts delivered via email every day in May. Post your daily dance videos on social media, or just dance for yourself without posting videos!
Express yourself, release stress, make space for YOU, and explore your creative edge as you collaborate weekly to create and perform dances with a non-intimidating, down-to-earth group of people who will welcome you!
Receive customized support and guidance for bringing your creative ideas to life, dancing through fears and struggles, and connecting to your body and cycles in a powerful way. In-studio sessions and virtual video coaching sessions are available.
what’s your dance revival path?
Let me help you find it.
In this complimentary session, we explore exactly what's holding you back, what you really want from dance (beyond the basics), and how I can help you get to a new level of creative expression, body confidence, and feeling like YOU again. We’ll see which YCDA path is right for YOU!
what people are saying:
“The program allowed me to release a lot of emotion that I had been holding in. Each week I felt like crying during class - not because I was sad - but because there was finally a place to channel a lot of energy, emotion, and stress that I had been harboring for a long time.
“I loved having a supportive community of all around awesome women, it's so refreshing! I never felt unwelcome or intimidated once. Thank you for creating that safe space and community.”
“I love the space Jess has created for us... It's not just about working on a dance, or the act of getting to dance again, it is so much more than that. I’m learning so much more about myself than I ever thought I could and it's giving me the confidence to try and explore and create more.”
“So grateful to this woman for creating a safe space for people to dance. All people, whether you’ve ever taken a dance class or not. She encourages our authentic movement. It’s not about steps or perfection it’s about YOU and whatever you bring to your dance. Bring your joy, your pain, your desire to be seen, your deepest fears, or simply your love of dance and you will be welcomed. We’re all just a bunch of ‘dance orphans’ who were looking for a home to dance our dance, even if we didn’t know it.”
"I love the intuitive way in which Jess led us. She created a space in which I was able to connect to my heart and to an inner truth that I hadn't yet realized until that point in the workshop. Ever since, things have been concretizing in big ways and my creative life is blossoming. Jess, you're a somatic genius!"
"Jess's program helped me get in touch with why I've chosen to move on from dance as I've known it in my life thus far and leap into the unknown. It's because if I'm not enjoying myself, why do what I've done!? Now, I'm recreating my relationship with dance on MY terms and it's the most freeing thing in the world!"