Cassie Eckerman

Musical Theatre Jazz, Youth Musical Theatre Academy, Twinkle Stars

Cassie Eckerman was born and raised in San Antonio, TX and began her training at TJ’€™s Dance Factory at the age of 3. She attended the North East School of the Arts in San Antonio and performed in numerous productions while there, including Beauty and the Beast and On Your Toes. She received her BFA in Modern Dance Performance from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia and has danced and performed with a number of Philadelphia area dance artists and companies including Jaamil Kosoko, Silvana Cardell, Nora Gibson and Melanie Stewart Dance Theatre. While in Philadelphia Cassie also served as an assistant administrator for the nEW Festival, performed in the Live Arts Festival, and has choreographed work for the Philadelphia Fringe Festival. Cassie recently returned to the United States from teaching dance for two years in Bermuda and is currently teaching at her home studio in San Antonio as well as at TexARTS. She is excited to be returning to TexARTS and is thrilled to be directing “Willy Wonka Jr.” for this coming season.

2017 Fall Class Schedule:

Class Day Times
Twinkle Stars – Musical Theatre Thursdays 4:00
Musical Theatre Jazz – Beginner Thursdays 5:00
Musical Theatre Jazz – Intermediate Thursdays 6:00
Musical Theatre Jazz – Advanced Thursdays 7:00