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Cassandra Cabales

Staff Info

Position: Dance instructor, choreographer, dancer
ADP Classes: Adult Hip Hop
Training: Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary, Hip Hop and Pointe

Profile

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Cassandra has been training in dance since she was 3 years old. Her dance mentors include Charles Solomon, Danielle de Ojeda and Sara Wardell who have trained her in ballet, jazz, tap, hip-hop, lyrical, contemporary and pointe. Cassandra was the Captain of her High School Cheerleading Team for 4 years, teaching and choreographing for her peers. She was also a founding member of Regent Collective Dance Company established in 2015, her senior year at Notre Dame San Jose.

Cassandra went on to study dance at Saint Mary’s College of California, where she received training in ballet and modern dance, along with independent study of Philippine dance.  She danced with the SMC Dance Company and was a member of the SMC Spirit Team for 4 years, serving as the Spriti Team Captain for 2 years.  While on the team, she represented her school as a performer at the WCC Basketball Tournament and the NCAA March Madness Championships.  Cassandra is a graduate of Saint Mary's College of California with a Bachelor's of Science in Psychology & Performing Arts: Dance.

Since graduating, Cassandra has continued to follow her passion for dance by becoming an active member of the dance community. She is currently a member of Chocolate Factory, a competitive urban dance collective. She is also a Youth Mentor at On One Studios as well as an instructor and the Head of Curriculum & Instruction at MAGIC Dance Arts. 

Cassandra loves teaching dance to students of all abilities. She is currently planning to pursue a degree in Occupational Therapy in the near future to continue to help others become more independent learners through movement.