Jerusha Mundy

Jerusha Mundy
Jazz
Jerusha began dancing at the age of 3, taking ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, and clogging, classes and privates, at a studio in Riverside. She continued her training taking master classes in all dance forms in LA and New York City. She attended ballet summer intensive programs at American Ballet Theatre (ABT) New York and Irvine for 5 summers, Boston Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, and Houston Ballet, all on scholarship. Jerusha has won numerous 1st Place awards for her tap, jazz, and clogging solos, at National Dance competitions, and has placed in the overalls. She received dance scholarships to LA Dance Magic for 4 years. She was a scholarship recipient of the Defore Foundation.

Jerusha has performed various ballet solos and pas de deux roles with California Riverside Ballet in their productions of The Nutcracker, Cinderella, Holdberg Suites, and Swan Lake, to name a few, working with world renown choreographer, David Allan. She has also performed in the Defore Dance Center’s annual dance performance of “Pulse”. Jerusha performed for the Mattel 2010 Awards Show, danced in a film for the LA Film Festival, and most recently performed for Nike. Jerusha has been teaching Ballet, Jazz, Tap, and Lyrical for 13 years. She has also choreographed 2 musical plays for the Riverside Children’s Theater.