Private: Jeffrey Page Resume


QUALIFICATIONS PROFILE


Highly motivated, results-driven, and tenacious artistic executive, offering broad-based years of experience in strategic direction, choreography, project development, and over ten years extensive collegiate level instruction; interested in applying for Staged Directing and/or Executive Choreographer Positions. Demonstrate paramount efforts in planning and directing pre- and post-production activities, along with comprehensive skills in creative development, client relations, and talent coordination as well as visual effects supervision. Exemplify in-depth knowledge in managing multiple projects from concept development to execution and delivery while meeting all budget and schedule requirements. Excel at scheduling and leading team members associated within a project toward fulfillment of pre-established goals. Possess effectiveness in working and establishing win-win relationships with diverse clients, as well as in multitasking within fiercely competitive, fast-paced environments.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

 

 

 

SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE

 

Directing, Choreography and Supervision

 

Comprehensive Ethnological Arts Research Analysis

Media Production and Direction

 

 

MOST RECENT APPOINTMENTS

 

Star of the Show (Cleo Parker-Robinson Dance Theatre/ Commissioned by the National Endowment of the Arts) – Denver, CO

Choreographer–Director

2013

 

Dream @ 50, LIVE! (Karz Productions) –  New York, NY

Creative Director and Associate Producer

2012–Present

 

Dream @ 50, The Series – New York, NY

Executive Producer and On-Air Liaison, TV Docu-Series Episodic

2012–Present

 

Movin’ Legacy Performing Arts Center – Indianapolis, IN

Founder and Artistic Director

2010–Present

 

The Hole in the Wall (Ebony Repertory Theatre/ Funded by Harlem Stage & City of Inglewood) – New York, NY

Author/Co-Writer/Director/ Choreographer

2007–Present

 

Something Whispered: SAG Feature (Production One LLC) – Connecticut

Choreographer

2012

 

Beauty, I Am (Muntu Dance Theatre/ Commissioned by the National Endowment of the Arts) – Chicago, IL

Choreographer–Director

2012

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Performance & Theater ¡ The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

(Graduated with High Honors & Prizes): 2002

 

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING

 

 

Light’s Film School, Online Certificate Program

2012–Present

Producing Commercial Theater 3-day intensive, Commercial Theater Institute, New York, NY

2008

Professional Development, Non-Profit Establishment and Funding Seminar, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Pasadena, CA

2005

Cultural & Theatrical Traditions Program, Jacobs Pillow, Lee, MA

1998

Community Partners & Non-Profit Leaders Program, Jacobs Pillow, Lee, MA

1998

 

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

 

Actors’ Equity Association (AEA) | Screen Actors Guild (SAG) | American Federation of Television & Radio Artist (AFTRA)

 

 

MENTORSHIP

 

Alumni/Guest Mentor, Center for Leadership Development (CLD) | Alumni/Mentor, Asante Children’s Theatre of Indianapolis

 

 

TV APPEARANCES and INTERVIEWS

 

 

CNN Showbiz Tonight, Michael Jackson Special: Nov 2011 MTV’s “Year of 4”, Beyonce Documentary: Jul 2011
FOX Good Day Atlanta, Broadway FELA hits stage in Atlanta: Oct 2011 Trace TV, Beyonce Special: Oct 2011
The Michael Eric Dyson Show, Choreographer Jeffrey Page: Aug 2011 V-103 Radio in Atlanta: Oct 2011

 

 

 

 

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DIRECTING AND CHOREOGRAPHING EXPERIENCE

 

 

Choreographer (Film/Television)

X-Factor France, Beyonce “Run the World (Girls)”

2011

Glastonbury Festival (Closing Ceremony), Beyonce “Run the World (Girls)”

2011

Billboard Awards, Beyonce “Run the World (Girls)”

2011

The Oprah Winfrey Show Finale, Beyonce “Run the World (Girls)”

2011

So You Think You Can Dance, Season 5, Top Five Male Finalists, Fox Television

2009

NAACP ACT-SO Awards, Vicangelo Films Production Co. & Fox Television

2008

Dove Awards, Trin-I-Tee 5;7, w/ Kim Burse/ Music World Entertainment

2007

World Music Awards w/ Frank Gatson for Beyonce

2006

VH-1 Fashion Rocks (Tribute to Josephine Baker) with Frank Gatson for Beyonce

2006

MTV Awards, Assistant to Frank Gatson for Beyonce

2006

Billboard Awards (Tribute to Hurricane Katrina), with Fatima Robinson for R. Kelly

2005

BET Awards (Opening), w/ Fatima Robinson for Will Smith & Jada Pinkett

2005

36th Annual NAACP Image Awards (Opening), with Taluega Bros. & Cast of “Rize”

2005

10th Annual American Choreography Awards, with Taluega Bros. & Cast of “Rize”

2005

 

Choreographer (Video)

“Run the World (Girls),” for Beyonce; with Frank Gatson, Director: Francis Lawrence

2011

“Mirror,” for Nikki Jane; Director: Frank Gatson Jr.

2008

“Difference,” for Kevin Michael; Director: Beta Movement

2006

“Same Thing,” for Kevin Michael; Director: Beta Movement

2006

“Vicki Secrets,” for Kevin Michael; Director: Beta Movement

2006

“Kiss,” Assistant Choreographer with Toni Basil for Stella Soleil

2001

 

Director/Creative Director/Artist Development/Live Theater

Star of the Show/James Brown, Cleo Parker-Robinson Dance Theatre/ NEA; Choreographer

2013

Charles Perry, BET Music Matters Artist; New York, NY; Creative Director & Choreographer

2012–Present

Kimberly Nichole, BET Music Matters Artist; New York, NY; Artist Development

2012–Present

Jazmine Sullivan, (Artist for RCA, Arista, & J Records); Philadelphia, PA; Artist Development

2012–Present

Gaby Borromeo, MMG Professional Showcase; Smash Studios, New York, NY; Creative Director

2012

Beauty, I Am; Muntu Dance Theatre of Chicago/ NEA, Harris Theatre; Director & Choreographer

2012

Beyonce Live at Revel, Atlantic City, NJ; Contributing Choreographer

2012

Arista Recording Artist, Jazmine Sullivan, Year of the Gentlemen Tour; Director & Choreographer

2009

Nikki Jane, 311 Music Group Professional Showcase, SIR, New York, NY

2008

PAVA w/ Vicangelo Films, Kodak Theater, Los Angeles; Director & Choreographer

2008

The Beyonce Experience, WorldTourw/ Frank Gatson; Choreographer

2007

PAVA w/ Vicangelo Films, Kodak Theater, Los Angeles, CA; Director & Choreographer

2007

Reebok Corporation Industrial, Boston, MA; Creative Director & Choreographer

2010

Nikki Jane, 311 Music Group–Spot Dates; Creative Director & Choreographer

2006-2009

Middle Eastern International Film Festival/Abu Dhabi; Assistant Director & Choreographer

2008

“Little Shop of Horrors,” AEA production. Gramercy Theatre Co., Orlando, FL; Choreographer

2008

Sankofa Dance Theatre of Baltimore, “Jump Back,” Fall Benefit Concert; Choreographer

2008

Obama Fundraiser, “Troubled Man,” Los Angeles; Choreographer

2008

The Hole in the Wall/ A New Musical, Movin’ Legacy Inc.; Director & Choreographer

2008

Soul-Clap & Dance; Asante Children’s Theatre of Indiana; Co-Director & Choreographer

2008

Creative Outlet of Brooklyn, “Words That Move,” Winter Concert/BAM; Director

2007

311 Music Group/Kim Burse Music Showcase Atlanta & LA; Creative Director & Choreographer

2010

Broadway in South Africa, New York City Benefit Gala; Contributing Director & Choreographer

2008

Hip-Hop, Bee-Bop, Doo-Wop; Asante Children’s Theatre of Indiana; Director & Choreographer

2005

The Power in Sweetness, U. of Penn, African Rhythms Production; Director & Choreographer

2001

Rise Child Rise, University of Pennsylvania, African Rhythms Production; Director & Choreographer

2000

 

 

 

 

PERFORMING EXPERIENCE(CONCERT DANCE & THEATER)

 

 

Television & Film

So You Think You Can Dance On-Air Personality Jeff Thacker
Fashion Rocks–Beyonce (CBS) Model/Choreographer F. Gatson/J. Page
MTV Awards–Beyonce Dancer/Choreographer F. Gatson/J. Page
Billboard Music Awards–R. Kelly Dancer/Choreographer Fatima R/J. Page
BET Awards-Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Dancer/Choreographer Fatima R/J. Page
NAACP Image Awards–Opening Dancer/Choreographer Taluega Bros. /J. Page
Lackawanna Blues Dancer/Choreographer Fatima R/G. C. Wolfe
Radio Music Awards–Beyonce Dancer/Choreographer F. Gatson/L. Smith
MTV Europe Awards–Beyonce Dancer/Choreographer F. Gatson/L. Smith

Video

Difference–Kevin Michael Dancer/Co-Choreographer Beta Movement
Same Thing–Kevin Michael Model/Co-Choreographer Beta Movement
Kiss–Stella Soleil Dancer/Co-Choreographer Hype Williams/Toni Basil
So Fresh–Will Smith Actor/Dancer Jada Pinkett

Commercial

NFL Promotional–(ESPN) Actor/Body Double Toni Basil
Diet Pepsi–National Actor/Dancer Eartha Robinson
Coca-Cola–National Featured Actor Jeff W.

Broadway

Fela! Original Broadway Cast Principle/Ensemble Bill T. Jones
The Tony Awards/CBS Broadcast Singer/Vocalist Bill T.  Jones
Fela! Cast Album Featured/Fela! Cast Robert Sher
Eve’s Turn (Broadway Workshop) Actor/Ensemble Maria Torres

Off-Broadway

The James Brown Project (Backer’s Presentation) Lead Actor/Principal The Apollo/Otis Sallid
The Oedipus Plays, Shakespeare Theater Actor/Ensemble Michael Kahn
Sundown Names & Night-Gone Things Creative Woodie King, Jr.

Regional Theater

Eye’s, The Musical Ensemble Woodie King, Jr.
Black Nativity Principal Walter Dallas
Brown Butterfly, Harlem Stage Principal Marlies Yearby
Debbie Allen’s, Soul Possessed  Ensemble Debbie Allen

Live Performance

M.E.I.F.F., Abu Dhabi Ensemble Otis Sallid
Dance Africa–BAM Soloist/Dancer Abdel Salaam
Beyonce Knowles (Int. Spot Dates) Dancer Frank Gatson
Facing Mecca, Pure Movement Dancer Rennie Harris

 

 

 

 INTENSIVE DANCE/RESEARCH EXPEDITION

 

 

 

Malian Dance and Music Ethnology, Bamako, Mali; West Africa

2011

Senegalese (Sabar) Dance and Music, Dakar, Senegal; West Africa

2007–2008

Malinke and Djola (Kutero) Dance and Music, Gambia, West Africa

2008

Mandinka and Djola (Kutero) Dance and Music, Senegal (Casamance) West Africa

2008

Balanta and Manjaka (Kutero and Djembe) Dance and Music, Guinea-Bissau West Africa

2008

Traditional and neo-traditional Guinean Dance and Music, Guinea, West Africa

2008

Guinean Dance and Music, Guinea, West Africa

2006–2007

International Dance Festival, Festival Kaay Fecc; Senegal, West Africa

2007

Tune-up, Arts Administrators Intensive, Pasadena Counsel of the Arts, Pasadena, CA, USA

2005

Modern and Cultural Dance Traditions Workshop, Jacob’s Pillow, Lee, MA, USA

1998

Administering the Arts/ Choreographic Intensive, Jacob’s Pillow; Lee, MA, USA

1998

Seminar on Concert Dance and its Administration, International Association of Blacks in Dance Conference

1998

Chuck Davis’ Cultural Arts Safari–Dr. Chuck Davis Senegal & Gambia, West Africa

1996

 

 

 

 ARTISTIC AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTORSHIP

 

 

 

Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Artistic Director, Movin’ Legacy!

2004–Present

Director/Choreographer and Dance Instructor, African Rhythms Dance Ensemble, University of Pennsylvania

2000–2002

Founder Executive and Artistic Director/Head of Training, Dance Afrique Youth Dance Training Camp

1995–1998

Founder Executive and Artistic Director/Choreographer, Dance Afrique Youth Dance Ensemble

1996–2000

Artistic Director, Omo’Arrah Dance Company

1995–1997

 

 

 

PROJECT COORDINATION

 

 

 

Producer / Program Coordinator, M.L. Hot Spots, Dance Series, Lula Washington Dance Theatre of LA

2005–2008

Executive Producer & Director, The Hole in the Wall/ A New Musical, Ebony Repertory Theatre

2007-2008

Program Director, Movin’ Legacy’s Youth Intensive, Inglewood Unified School District

2005-2008

Producer / Program Coordinator, M.L. Weekend Quickies, Dance & Music Series

2004–2006

Consultant Program Coordinator, AfricaDance Conference, Debbie Allen Dance Academy

2005

Program Coordinator, Master Dance Class Series, Marian Anderson Center

2000–2003

Producer / Program Coordinator, Community Dance Class Series, Mill Creek Performing Arts Center

1998–2001

 

 

 

 TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

 

Collegiate Teaching

Resident Guest Artist Choreography and Master Dance Classes, Ouagadougou International Dance Festival/United States Embassy/ University of Ouagadougou

2013

Guest Resident Choreographer / Guest Artist Faculty, Young Artist Workshops, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC, USA

2011–Present

Guest Resident Choreographer and Master Dance Class, Duke University, Raleigh, NC, USA

2012

Guest Instructor/Lecturer | Lecturer / Master Dance Class for Majors, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2012

Adjunct Professor, On Campus and Satellite Programs, El Camino College, Torrance, CA, USA

2007–2008

Adjunct Professor, On Campus & Satellite Programs, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA, USA

2004–2008

Invited Guest Artist, Los Angeles County High School for the Arts/ California State University, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2006–2007

Special Invited Guest Instructor, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2005

Adjunct Professor, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA

2004–2005

Resident Director & Choreographer for ‘African Rhythms’; University of Pennsylvania

2000-2002

Master Artist, Feet, World of Dance; University of Arts’ International Dance Festival, Philadelphia, PA

2000

Commercial & Private Institutions, & Non-University Teaching

Guest Instructor, Master Dance Classes, Berlin Dance, Berlin, Germany

2013

Summer Dance Faculty, Guest Artist, Long Beach Ballet, Long Beach, CA, USA

2005–2007

Resident Artist, Lula Washington Dance Theater, Los Angeles, CA USA

2003–2008

Guest Artist, Champion, Academy of the Arts, Athens, Greece

2003

Facilitator of Professional Company Technique Classes, Forces of Nature Dance Theatre, New York, NY, USA

2012

Guest Instructor for Technique Classes, Fela! Broadway, Nigerian Tour, NY, USA

2011

Guest Resident Choreographer, Creative Outlet of Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY, USA

2008–2009

Master Artist Faculty, Regional Dance America Pacific, Long Beach, CA, USA

2008

Dance Faculty, A Place Called Home, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2005–2006

Master Dance Specialist, Cirque du Soleil, “O”; Las Vegas, NV

2005

Invited Master Instructor, Cleo Parker-Robinson Dance Company, Denver, CO, USA

2005

Guest Artist, International Association of Black in Dance Conference, Los Angeles, CA, USA

2004

Dance Faculty, Rockreach, Youth Outreach Program of the Pennsylvania Ballet, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2002–2004

Dance Faculty, The Rock School; Official School of the Pennsylvania Ballet, Philadelphia, PA, USA

2001–2004