Michelle JanineModel Female Los Angeles, California, US
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About MeMichelle Janine is the lead for NIKE'S new ad campaign video. It will be viral and be seen on the Internet and all social media! Get ready, and keep your eyes peeled. It should be up at the end of February!
Michelle will also be one of the fitness models doing a true, hard work out in the new and upcoming LIVESTRONG fitness video!
Check her out in the winning promo video for MCDONALDS!
Michelle Janine is currently being represented by top dance agency, Go2 Talent Agency in Los Angeles, CA. She has been dancing for the past 18 years, specializing in jazz and contemporary, but also has great training in ballet, modern, hip hop, tap and pointe. Michelle has trained, performed, and competed around the country and world, including Disney World in Orlando, and with the U.S. Dance Team in Reisa, Germany.
Recent projects she has done include dancing on Disney Channel's hit TV show, "Shake it Up!," with artistic director and choreographer, Rosero McCoy. She was also involved in an original Chicago Suite with Ann Reinking, herself. Michelle danced with Silverlake Contemporary Ballet Company, for a rock rendition of Swan Lake, of which was performed to live rock music! In the summer of 2008, she trained with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and studied with Ana Marie Forsthye, Pedro Ruiz, Marimba Gold Watts, Graciela Kozak, Carlos Dos Santos and Maguette Camara. During her time at Ailey, she was featured in Elizabeth Roxas’s repertory piece, assisted by Tracy Inman and originally choreographed by Judith Jamison from “Divining.” Michelle was also an apprentice for Urbanity Dance Project, located in Boston, MA for the 2008-2009 season. She danced for the local theme park, Canobie Lake Park, NH for the summer of 2009. Michelle choreographed her own solo that she competed and won with in many competitions. She was even asked to perform this solo for Boston’s First Night of 2010, along with other Urbanity Dance Project’s pieces.
Another project of Michelle’s includes dancing for the Miss Massachusetts pageant of 2010. She also attended River North’s Dance Intensive in Chicago for the summer of 2010 and 2011, where she received full scholarship, learning repertoire and taking dance classes daily. She was also chosen to perform certain repertoire pieces that were performed for the show at the end of the program.
Michelle has worked as a contemporary and jazz teacher at University Dance Project in Tucson, Arizona for young children and teens. She has also taught at her home studio Nancy Chippendale’s Dance Studios in North Andover, MA. She has taught master classes at various high schools and summer camps. She has choreographed and taught at various dance studios and high schools, along with winning competition numbers.
Because of Michelle’s high level of determination, she completed her BFA in dance from The University of Arizona in just three years, allowing her to graduate in May of 2012. She has been in many different productions with The University of Arizona School of Dance, with various dance styles. Michelle’s attachment to dance has made it clear that this is the pathway she will be following for her career. Dance is her motivation and her push to great success.
Aside from dancing, Michelle has done many modeling shoots, and finds this as another passion of hers. Fitness modeling is something she loves, as well as fashion. She wants to do a little bit of everything and is open to new ideas and projects!
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