Jacobi Alvarez trains across Modern, Jazz, Ballet, Circus, and Hip Hop fields to gain skills as a strong, expressive, dynamic, rhythmic, fully present, multi-disciplinary dancer. Her dance work has been performed from Northwestern University’s MainStage, to Austin, Texas, to the Museum of Contemporary Art in downtown Chicago.
The Tempest by David Corlew
Jacobi with Cassie Bowers and Elizabeth Dauterman in a circus version of the play, performing the character Ariel as a three-bodied being. Directed by David Corlew. Northwestern, Lovers and Madmen, 2013. Photo by Nate Bartlett.
Lean On Me
Jacobi and Antonia Brown in a collaboration project benefitting Doctors Without Borders, with the goals of making movement that feels urgent, personally relevant and challenging. Directed by Antonia Z Brown, with Willa Brown, Hannah Yeo and Madeline Jafari. Austin TX, 2010 & 2011.
Photos by David Smith
Photo by Dave Braverman