Alumni

Training received at Hawkins School of Performing Arts builds not only characters for the stage, but character for life. Discipline through the performing arts will benefit an individual their entire life time, whether their involvement is recreational or professionally directed.

The following alumni have pursued their dreams and career goals in the performing arts or related fields.

Amanda Akin UC Santa Barbara (Dance)
Tara Azizi Arizona State University (Dance)
Sam Berman UC Irvine (Musical Theatre) Regional Theatre; National Tours
Jessica Carlton Ballet Magnificat!
Emily Caruso Sacramento State University (Dance); Nickerson-Rossi Dance
Ashley Chin-Mark University of Utah (Ballet/Communications)
Kody Cox Actors Equity; Regional Theatre
Katie Rose Cunin UCLA; Television News Reporter -WGNO, New Orleans
Anne Cutler Kirov Academy of Ballet, Washington D.C.
Anne Elise Duss Cal State Fullerton (Musical Theatre), Maggie in the Broadway revival
of Chorus Line
Mara Davi Television (Smash); Actors' Equity
Melody Davi Peggy Sawyer in 42nd Street, Disney Mainstage Performer, Hong Kong
Christina Day The Boston Conservatory (Musical Theatre); Actors' Equity
Kalynn Dodge Boston Conservatory
Andrea Felix Chapman (Dance;PR/Advertising); Senior Account Executive, Allied Live;
Dylan Gardener UCLA (Dance)
Luke Hawkins The Boston Conservatory (Musical Theatre) Broadway; Cirque du Soleil;
International Tours - West Side Story; SAG/AFTRA/EQUITY/AGVA
Blair Jimison University of Arizona (Dance)
Renee Jonas UCLA (Dance)
Keith McCann Julliard (Dance); Cirque du Soleil; Regional Theatre
Melissa Morrison UC Santa Barbara (Dance)
Elizabeth Mosely UC Irvine, Personnal Assistant to Charlize Theron
Kevin Murdock-Waters San Francisco Ballet; Ballet Austin
Lanae Rhodes Oklahoma City University (Dance)
Gabrielle Romero San Jose State (Dance); 49ers Gold Rush
Emma Slattery University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Dance Team
Robyn Soliman California State Sacramento, High School Dance Instructor
Carly Snyder California State Sacramento (Public Relations); Kings Dance Team,
Charger Girl; Dance Instructor - Hawkins School of Performing Arts
Samantha Teter Folsom Lake College; Disney Character Performer
Jackie Vanderbeck University of Cincinnati (Musical Theatre)
Jasmine Vinuya The EDGE, Los Angeles, Scholarship Recipient
Melinda Vaggione UC Irvine (Musical Theatre); Disney Mainstage Performer;
Actors' Equity, Barre
David Weidoff University of Southern California (Film; TV); Regional Theatre;
Television Principle ABC Family Series "Roommates"
Katie Wood Harid Conservatory; University of Indiana (Dance)
Amelia Eversole Woodbury BYU (Dance Major)