Vicki Fischer-Jenkinsis a graduate of the New School for Social Research
where she studied psychology. Originally from New Jersey she has always been close to New York which allowed her to have trained
under and be inspired by many of the top teachers of the craft. She has studied at schools such as Alvin Ailey and Steps on
Broadway as well as her formal training at CCM in New Jersey under Joanne Staugaard –Jones.
From 1997 to 2004 she was a member of the Jette Performance Company.
She has danced in music videos for the group Speedracer, which was broadcast on London MTV, and she has traveled performing
in industrials for Becton Dickenson Pharmaceuticals, Volvo and King Central. She has showcased her own choreography at Steps,
Dance Space Inc., Riverside Church, and a benefit for the Hope House in New Jersey. Her most recent choreography can be seen
in Denise Austin’s Fit Kids fitness video. A past SAG member she has appeared in television and films
including: Educating Max Bickford; Sex and the City; Kate and Leopold; Swimfan; Death of a Dynasty; and Mona Lisa Smiles.
you can find her teaching in one of New Jersey's largest public school districts. Before that she was on faculty at Steps
on Broadway for over fifteen years. She has been on faculty for the Hawaii International Dance Festival and The American Academy
of Ballet. She has taught at many schools in the tri-state area as well as privately coaching many rising new stars. In addition,
she continues to travel as guest teacher, judge, and choreographer across the U.S., Canada and Malaysia where she taught and
choreographed for a benefit raising money for cancer.
As a teacher her dynamic
and unique style enables her to reach dancers of all ages and levels. Whether she is teaching jazz, modern, or tap her classes
are structured to heighten awareness of body movements. Her classes begin with a thorough warm up that has a strong emphasis
on technique and control. She believes in individual attention and gives corrections often. The warm-up is followed by an
across the floor that consists of a series of turns and jumps. The class concludes with a combination that can range in style
from modern jazz to funk, focusing on personal style and musicality.
Updates September 2018
It has been an exciting year. I completed
my first year in a new district starting the dance program. It has been very rewarding
This summer I completed
my first year of Graduate school at the University of Northern Colorado.
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Current schedule 2018-2019
Public school dance teacher
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or email below. Choreography reel available upon request.
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Finishing my graduate studies!
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