First approach to the Jazz:
Monday: 19h00-20h30 (initiation)
Monday: 20h30-22h00 (D)
Sunday: 16h15-17h45 (D)
Thursday: 18.00-19.30 (Intermediate)
Jean-Pierre Francisco began training at Rick Odums in 1991.He studied seven years, during which he learned with different teachers training : Geraldine Armstrong, Millard Hurley, René Deshauteur Malik Lewis, Lola Keraly, Florence Meregalli, Beth Artcher Stefania Pavan, Sophie Catoire, Laurence Fanon Eric Senen, Daniel Housset, Hubert Petit-Phar, etc.
He obtained his E.A.T in 1996.
During his formative years, he performed on stage with the “Jeune Ballet Rick Odums” during shows such as “The Saga of Jazz” and “Carmina Burana”.
It is also a dancer on the short film “Over Dream” and at the IBM conference in Zénth Deparis.
Subsequently, he worked mainly on creative projects with Hubert Petit-Phar and Sandrine Vandevelde (Modern Jazz), Geraldine Armstrong (Afro Jazz), Christine Urbano (Neo-classical) …
In 2001, he landed a contract on a cruise ship the “Van Gogh” with the company “EDILSON SHOW” (magazine and music hall), as soloist.
He will also perform at the Pavilion Baltard with the same company.
He also dances for the company “FANTASY SHOW” and “NORTON” (review).
In 2002, he joined the cast of “CAROUSEL OF PARIS” as a dancer and soloist, and this for 4 years.
In 2004, after performing these contracts and have rich experiences, J. P comes the test of State Diploma.
He received his Jazz Dance National Diploma in “National Center of Dance” in Paris, where it is formed by professors such as Jacques Alberca, Marina Rocco, Agnes Bretel and Jean-Luc Pacaud.
He then became teacher training school, first at “Studio 920” in Quiévrechain (September 2004 to present), then the “International Dance Academy” in Paris (April 2005 to December 2005).
In parallel, he teaches’ ‘open’ ‘in different structures: the amateur school “Studio 920”, the “Centre International de Jazz Dance” in Paris, the “Municipal Conservatory” Franconville, and the association’ ‘AGO’ ‘Epinay-sur-Seine.
In April 2010 he was choreographer and dancer ” Psycho ”, a creation of Mahler’s Kindertotenlieder in collaboration with an opera singer.
The creation will occur in an unusual place, the Temple des Batignolles in Paris
In June 2010 he dance duet with his wife, not two called their ” A … Never ” at the Light Space.
In June 2011, he dances at La Cigale with the Company ‘Tôa’ for creating ” The soul of the Clones ”.
JP is also a visiting professor at various dance courses (courses in St Cere, Belgium, etc.)