Jessica Sgambelluri is a graduate of Marymount
Manhattan College, where
she received her BFA in Dance in 2014. During her time
there she was selected
to study privately with Ballet Maestro Hector Zaraspe and
also to perform in
the Yang Liping International Dance Festival in Kunming,
graduating, Jessica joined the Graham 2 company. There,
she was the 2015
recipient of the Pearl Lang Award and performed soloist
roles in the company.
In 2016 she performed on PBS’s “TED Talks Live” and in
"Excavation Site: Martha Graham USA". Since then, she
worked with SLC's Odyssey Dance
Theater, 360 Dance,
and currently dances with Caterina Rago Dance Company,
Theatre and is a soloist with Ari Mayzick's ARIM Dance.
Jessica works as a
rehearsal assistant during Buglisi Dance Theatre's
at University of
California Santa Barbara, Yale, and the annual "Table of
Silence". Jessica is also
a part-time faculty member at The Martha Graham School
Dance and a pilates instructor at Groundfloor Exercise.