Jamie Carr is a performer, choreographer, teacher, and action photographer. With a strong background in classical ballet, Jamie graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Dance from California State University Long Beach (CSULB), an Associate’s degree in Photography, and is a nationally certified teacher from the American Ballet Theatre. Jamie has been selected to train and perform nationally and internationally with several high-profile artists during her time at CSULB.
Since graduation, Jamie has performed and managed several Los Angeles contemporary dance companies and is a teaching artist for Momentum Dance Academy and the Dance Discovery Foundation. Additionally, she has established a performance-based company Authentic: Grooves; with the mission of educating, entertaining, and creating an authentic connection with their audience. Utilizing the various movement styles and theories discovered in school and investigating of her artistic voice, Jamie’s choreography is a kinesthetic translation of her imagination. She believes in a holistic approach to art making and cognitive rational which feeds her hunger for information.