Jared Redick

DANCE DEAN'S COUNCIL

Interim Dean of Dance Jared Redick is a 1989 graduate of the high school ballet program at UNCSA, where he studied with founding Dean of Dance Robert Lindgren, along with Duncan Noble, Melissa Hayden, Gyula Pandi and Frank Smith.

As a dance educator, he has taught nationally and internationally at the Royal Danish Ballet School, Tivoli Ballet Theatre, Houston Ballet School, Orlando Ballet School, Nashville Ballet School, Charlotte Ballet and Yale University. He has served as guest ballet master with Finnish National Ballet, Houston Ballet, Nashville Ballet and Cincinnati Ballet. He is also a judge and master teacher for the Youth America Grand Prix (YAGP).

At UNCSA, Redick directs the annual production of “The Nutcracker” which was named by Dance Teacher Magazine as one of the nation’s best productions of the holiday classic. He also directed the Festival of North Carolina Dance, which brings hundreds of young dancers from around the state to campus for master classes with faculty of the School of Dance. He has served as ballet master/rehearsal assistant for “Alrededor No Hay Nada,” “Petal,” “Sweet Fields,” “Metallurgy,” “Lascia La Spina, Cogli La Rosa,” “Raymonda” and “The Sleeping Beauty Act III.”

Education

  • Trained at Mikhail Baryshnikov’s School of Classical Ballet with Mikhail Baryshnikov & Alexander Filipov
  • Trained at School of American Ballet with Stanley Williams, Andrei Kramarevsky, & Richard Rapp
  • Trained at University of North Carolina School of the Arts with Duncan Noble, Melissa Hayden, Gyula Pandi & Frank Smith
  • Trained at Conservatory Ballet with Julia Cziller Redick
  • American Ballet Theatre’s National Training Curriculum Primary – Level 7 certified
  • Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet’s teacher workshop

Credentials

  • Soloist with Boston Ballet, Miami City Ballet, the Suzanne Farrell Ballet, and Texas Ballet Theater Company member with San Francisco Ballet

Career Highlights

  • Assistant Dean for UNCSA School of Dance
  • Guest Ballet Master for Houston Ballet
  • Dancing for Suzanne Farrell & Edward Villella
  • Originated roles in ballets by Jorma Elo
  • Working with Alexander Grant, originator of the role of Alain, on La Fille mal Gardee as Alain

Awards, Recognitions and Honors

  • Recipient of the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts award for exceptional artistic achievement
  • Associate Fellow Pierson College, Yale University

Organizations

  • Youth America Grand Prix juror