Ballet and Jazz Instructor
Jay was originally a BFA candidate in acting at the University of Tennessee (Clarence Brown Equity Theatre), transferred his energies to dance and studies under such luminaries as Eric Hawkins, Murray Louis, Nanette Charless and Hector Zaraspe in New York. He was an apprentice with the International Ballet of Caracas, a scholarship student with the Boston Ballet and performed in Boston with Jassin (Jeanette Neil), the Danny Sloan Dance Company, Bay State Ballet and the Opera Company of Boston. After a long hiatus, his recent engagements include performances with the Boston Dance Company, the Academy of Ballet Arts and soloist with Northern Ballet Theatre and Melrose Youth Ballet. Jay's accomplishments include many performances with the Concord Players, most recently in the production of West Side Story as Riff.