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Originally from Grasse, South of France, Cati Jean studied Ballet since the age of 8. She studied extensively with renowned teachers and choreographers from the Nice conservatory, France, Cuban Ballet Company; Rosella Hightower school in Cannes, France; The Marais School in Paris; and Jacqueline Finaheart, floor barre teacher at the Paris Opera.
She performed a wide range of the classical repertory before studying the Jose Limon and Martha Graham techniques of Modern and Contemporary dance in Paris. Cati has been a guest teacher at many famous schools, including: Stockholm Ballet Academy, Sweden; Tokyo Broadway Dance Center, Japan; Harmonique Dance Center, Paris, France; Ema Pulido Dance Center, Mexico City, Mexico; and the Festival of Dance, Perugia, Italy. Cati’s love of dance and years of teaching experience make her an inspiring teacher and has established her as an inventive choreographer.
As a performer, Cati worked in television for 5 years in Paris while performing in the renowned cabaret shows Alcazar de Paris and Le Paradis Latin. Subsequently she lived in Japan for a year where she performed and taught. She later moved to Los Angeles to undertake a scholarship program at the EDGE Performing Arts Center. Cati has worked with artists such as Prince, Bryan Setzer Orchestra, Toni Braxton, Ricky Martin, Jay-Z and Tina Turner. She has also worked with Robin Williams and Isaac Hayes at the 72nd Academy Awards and Brian McKnight at the 27th American Music Awards. Her film credits include Ms Santa Claus and Cinderella choreographed by Rob Marshall, Three to Tango, Rock Star, Ocean’s Eleven, Jag, The Shield and Kiss Kiss, Bang, Bang.
Cati choreographed 3 visuals for Kylie Minogue ‘s world tour 2011 “Aphrodite, les Folies” as well as for the alternative rock band “Janes Addiction” world tour 2011.She has choreographed for Carrie Underwood for the Country Music Awards and the American Music Awards 2009 and had the honor to be invited to work with Dita Von Teese at several of her special Burlesque events in Los Angeles. She judged and choreographed for Bravo’s reality dance show, Step It Up and Dance, created aerial choreography for the feature film Powder Blue and trained lead actress Jessica Biel for her dance sequences. She has choreographed for the MGM Grand Hotel, Pepsi and Benson & Hedge commercials, the Spike TV awards, the feature film Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang, the television show The Shield and music videos for a variety of artists such as the punk band Rancid, the R&B group Silk, independent performer Arden Kaywin and Maiya Sykes. Cati also choreographed for Satellite Party, an alternative rock band conceived by current Jane’s Addiction front man Perry Farrell. She has coached numerous actors including Jordana Spiro (My Boys, TBS), Elisabeth Harnois (One Tree Hill, WB), Nadine Velazquez (My name is Earl, NBC), Madeline Zima (Californication, HBO/Showtime) Ana Ortiz and America Ferrera (Ugly Betty) and prepared actress Zoe McLellan (Dirty Sexy Money, ABC) for the character of Roxy in the Broadway musical “ Chicago”
She is teaching Ballet and Modern at Santa Monica College and is the Producer, Creator and Director of the successful French-style cabaret L’effleur des Sens www.leffleurdessens.com
Cati is also involved into directing plays and live shows and filming short dance movies .She is writing her next live show and is thrilled about the out coming creative work.
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