Miss Jenn began her dance training in the New Jersey, New York City and Philadelphia areas. She graduated in 2007 from George Mason University with a BFA degree in Dance and a Minor in Arts Administration. She is a certified dance teacher and member through Dance Masters of America in Acro, Ballet, Jazz and Modern.
While attending college she both performed and choreographed with the GMU Dance Company. As part of resident artist programs, she has performed in the works of Kevin Campbell, Danny Ezralow, Susan Marshall, Kate Skarpetowska, Lar Lubovitch, and Paul Taylor. Jenn has presented works at GMU’s Dance Concerts and one of her pieces' represented GMU at the 2007 American College Dance Festival.
Jenn also teaches and choreographs at Avery Ballet, Cuppett Performing Arts Center, and freelance at many other studios in the DC, MD and VA areas. Her choreography has won many awards and Top Score at multiple competitions.
Jenn worked professionally as dancer and choreographer with Mayzsoul and Momentum Dance Theatre. She has presented choreography and performed in NoVA, NYC and DC. She currently dances with Beth Elliott Dance Group and other professional dance projects.
In 2014, Jenn founded J. Dance Kollective as a collaborative pre-professional youth company in order to share her artistry and to help other dancers reach their full potential.
J. Dance Kollective is a pre-professional dance company in Northern Virginia. This company is for focused and serious dancers who want to explore the artistry of dance while incorporating the foundation of strong technique.
JDK offers performance opportunities and dance education in classes, competitions, conventions, and outreach programs.
The company takes classes in variety of dance techniques, with a strong focus on ballet, contemporary, modern, jazz, lyrical and acro.
Senior Company - advanced dancers ages 12-19
Junior Company - intermediate dancers ages 6-11
Technique classes and acceptance into the kompany are by audition. Please contact the Artistic Director Jennifer Ruhl Kubilus at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and visit https://www.facebook.com/J.DanceKollective/info