JUNE 17th: BALLET, MODERN/CONTEMPORARY, AND IMPROV WITH FAVIAN HERRERA
Saturday June 17th
1:00-2:45: Ballet -INT/ADV (Ages 12+)
2:45-4:30: Modern/Contemporary -INT/ADV (Ages 12+)
4:30-6:15: Improv -INT/ADV (Ages 12+)
Ahead of time: $15 per class or $35 for all three
At the door: $20 per class or $50 for all three
Favian Herrera Jr. Has been choreographing, teaching and performing extensively throughout the country over the past 12 years. He began his studies at Raul Quintanilla Middle School under the tutelage of Tamara Coalson followed by 4 years of training at Booker. T. Washington HSPVA under the guidance of Kyle Richards, Dr. Linda James, Carla Wattley and leadership of Lily Cabatu Weiss. He has studied with renowned choreographers Dwight Rhoden, Desmond Richardson, Carlos Orta, Kanji Segawa, Ruth Andrien (Paul Taylor Dance Co.) and many others. Favian served as the resident choreographer of the Anita N. Martinez Ballet Folklorico Dance Company, performed with Grupo Pakal Mayan Performing Arts, guest choreographer for Teatro Dallas (Dance of Death/Tina Modotti, Cycle/Pizcas), Cotemporary teacher for Ballet Allegro of Houston, Guest Artist with Missouri City Ballet and taught at various studios throughout Dallas Ft. Worth and the Houston area. He has received awards from the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts for his choreography, the Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation (Warner Bros), been featured in VIBE Magazine with Erykah Badu,SLURPEE.COM AD, actor for Taco Cabana Commercial (2015), served as model/choreographer for DFW Airport Q2 Concessions Ad produced by Rick Rodriguez and served as choreographer for TXU Energy Film project. Favian has served as guest choreographer for Newman Smith High School, Choreography Consultant for Cardenas Marketing Network in conjunction with Captain Morgan Rum and was Choreographer/Director with Fried Okra Entertainment for Albertson’s 75th Anniversary commercial. In the summer of 2014 he was sought out to choreograph on the Wyckoff School of Dance in Wyckoff, New Jersey and also taught summer workshops for the Katy Elite Stars Dance Studio. In summer of 2015 Favian served as a Choreographer, Rehearsal/Tour Director for Bollywood Stars Neha Dhupia, Esha Deol and dance legend himself Govinda for Bollywood Grind Tour. He has also been active in the community as a Teaching Artist and Integration Specialist for non profit organization Big Thought, summer and after school programs throughout the past 6 years. In 2015 Favian was a founder and producer in conjunction with The Basement Art Gallery for the 1st annual DFW Art Awards, he hopes that as Director of Infinity Dance Productions they can add to the continued growth of dance, production and the performing arts in Dallas Ft. Worth. As of the present Favian is a featured RAW Artists and a judge/convention teacher for Competitions/Conventions throughout the country.