Faculty

Ernest Felton Baker
Faculty, School of Dance
ebakerii@calarts.edu

After being named the first and only U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts in Hip Hop Dance by the White House, Ernest was commissioned to perform at the Kennedy Center, Art Basel Miami, HBO’s A YoungArts MasterClass with Bill T. Jones, and was invited to YoungArts: In Process... Continue reading »

Tuixen Benet
Faculty, School of Dance
tbenet@calarts.edu

Tuixén Benet is a Filmmaker/Choreographer from Barcelona now based in Los Angeles. With a background in live performance and choreographing for music videos and commercials she’s now focused on creating her own experimental films, a selection of which was curated at the DA2 of Salamanca as... Continue reading »

Julie Bour
Faculty, School of Dance
jbour@calarts.edu
661-253-7898
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Julie Bour (Contemporary Technique, Composition) Julie Bour is a native french choreographer settled in the USA since 2002. She creates works for her project-based company as well as for renowned repertory companies such as Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet, 10 Hairy Legs or Joffrey Concert group.... Continue reading »

Ajani Brannum
Faculty, School of Dance
bbrannum@calarts.edu

Ajani Brannum is a movement artist hailing from Anchorage, Alaska and currently living in Los Angeles, California. They investigate practices for moving, thinking, and being, asking how our tools for doing-self might venture beyond, between, or beneath received categories of personhood. Ajani... Continue reading »

Dimitri Chamblas
Faculty, School of Dance
dchamblas@calarts.edu
661-253-7898
E123L

Dimitri Chamblas’s work examines the body and its representation in various concrete or imaginary contexts. His choreographic work springs from his perception of his immediate environment. One of his underlying goals is to invent new dance forms and their... Continue reading »

Joseph Davis
Faculty, School of Dance
Ballet

* Faculty Emeritus
Part-time Faculty
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