Jessi's dance training includes Latin Ballroom, Swing, Contact Improvisation, Modern, Contemporary Ballet, Counter-technique, and Partnering. She has trained with extensively under Ilya Vidrin, learning his partnering technique and improvisation methods. She has also trained with Jill Johnson, Nailah Randall-Beringer, and Adrian Hoffman. She currently performs with the Reciprocity Collaborative and conducts movement-research with Ilya Vidrin at the Partnering Lab.
Jessi is an emerging choreographer, and finds inspiration through interdisciplinary collaborations with musicians, visual artists, and filmmakers.
Salty Dog (2021)