Jessie James, born and raised in Utah, received her training at Center Stage Performing
Arts Studio. Trained in Jazz, Ballet, Hip Hop, Ballroom, Tap, and Contemporary
movement. She started her professional career at 18 and since then, Jessie has worked
with choreographers such as Justin Giles, Bonnie Story, Andrew Winghart, Mandy Moore,
Christian Denice, and Jaci Royal. Her time in LA included professional training at Edge
Performing Arts Center, Millenium Dance Complex, and Movement Lifestyle.
Her credits include So You Think You Can Dance, America’s Got Talent, The 38th Annual Daytime
Emmy’s, High School Musical Sr Year, American Mall, The Donny & Marie Show in Las
Vegas, The Donny & Marie Show on Broadway, Odyssey Dance Theatre, Odyssey Dance
Theatre European Tour, and Soul Escape.
Jessie is a freelance teacher and choreographer recently featured in Dance Teacher
Magazine. Jessie currently splits her time teaching stateside and abroad in Spain/London
where she resides. Jessie has set our piece titled 'Rise' for our 2020 Competitive Season.