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San Francisco Bay Area, CA, United States
Artistic Director Hai Yan Jackson trained in Ballet and Classical Folk Dance at the Sichuan Dance Academy in Chengdu, China.. Since 1999 she has been teaching and planning choreography over all Bay Area. In 2004 choreography and danced in the “EL AMOR BRUJO”. 2007 to 2009 performed for "Spring Dance Inspiration. In 2010 performed at the 32nd Annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival. In 2011 to 2014 Hai Yan planned with Stanford University Chinese Dance presentation “Dancing Colors of Spring” at Herbst Theatre S.F, Jewish Community Center and San Francisco State University Mckenna Theatre. In 2012 joined Global Chinese Dance Talent Competition in Shenzhen China. In 2015 joined International Panda Art Festival at S.F. Since 2006 to present Hai Yan has taught Chinese Dance at Stanford University Chinese Dance is an guest teacher, also work an Alonzo King Lines Dance Center in San Francisco. In 2013, in S.F City Hall Hai Yan received a Special Commendation Award for her dedicated services in many community events. She has had numerous guest performances and choreographed throughout China and the Bay Area.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Joining Nutcracker showcase for Holiday season


for our next holiday performance, "Nutshell", a new form of Tchaikovsky's Nutcracker at the War Memorial Opera Performing Center in San Francisco presented by the Mannakin Theater and Dance!  Please come and join us on December 14th at 12pm show🎄  💖

Friday, October 25, 2019

Dancing for a Cure 2019

DANCING FOR A CURE 2019!

"Life before brain cancer was normal....."

Please come and join us for "Dancing for a Cure 2019!" on November 3rd in Cupertino, CA to support the brain tumor community!  All performers will be dancing with their hearts to support this cause💖!

Below is Luke's Brain Tumor Story.  Leslie Phelps shares the story of her son, Luke, who was diagnosed with a brain tumor at 15 months.  Watch her story and her appeal for more brain tumor research!  Video courtesy: National Brain Tumor Society.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dt2AY_khjlM&feature=player_embedded&fbclid=IwAR0PwS3VIgMcl3M-RA4ohOsk8bqwnzyu_Ul3DfMVBMiI7HuQPA07QF5knwY

Tickets:  https://www.sjdanceinternational.org/dancing-for-a-cure

Dr. Tomoko Ozawa, founder of "Dancing for a Cure!", brain tumor research investigator in the Brain Tumor Center at UCSF and former neurosurgeon.


Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Dancing For A Cure 2019!

DANCING FOR A CURE 2019!  
Please come to support this Brain Tumor Benefit Dance Performance✨ We have incredible performers lined-up in the program!  This is an event you do not want to miss.  

Get your tickets now before the early bird discount offer expires on October 1st.

Buy tickets: https://www.sjdanceinternational.org/dancing-for-a-cure

Photos: 2019 Event Supporters, Part 1-2