A Bright Future

Our Alums at Work

Jumana Al Rafai, BFA 2017

Jumana graduated from Mason School of Dance in 2017 and has gone on to live her dreams, opening Haraka Center for Movement Arts in Kuwait. Hear what skills Jumana gained from Mason that have aided her in teaching and opening her school.


Da'Shown Rawl, BFA 2018

Da'Shown graduated from Mason School of Dance in 2014. He currently teaches at Baltimore School of the Arts. In 2015 he founded RawArts Dance Company. He will be receiving his MFA from Wilson College this spring.


Jovick Pavajeau-Orostegui, BFA, 2020

Meet alumnus Jovick Pavajeau-Orostegui. Jovick graduated with a BFA from the School of Dance in 2020 and is now a professional artist with Rubberband Dance Group in Montreal, Canada.

Marcel Mejia, BFA, 2019

Since graduating May of 2019 Marcel has been touring with Les Ballets Jazz de Montreal as a full-time company member. Read Marcel's full bio.


A Day in the Life of Tikiri Shapiro, BFA, 2013


A Day in the Life of Maya Orchin, BFA, 2010