OC Independent is now Compass Rose - Join us for an exciting 2017 season!
Workshops & Audition
Evergreen Middle School 29850 NW Evergreen Rd, Hillsboro
October 2nd 10-5
October 9th 10-5
October 16th 9-9
INTRODUCING NEW STAFF!
Jason Flores | Instruction & Choreography-Jason is originally from Fairfield, California. In high school he was a musician alto sax) and was mostly self-taught in colorguard until he auditioned for and made the Blue Devils in 1993. His performance experience includes San Jose Raiders World '94, Escapade '95, Blue Devils World '96-'97, Blue Devils A Corps '93-'94, '96. Instructional experience includes Every-Body World '99, San Jose Raiders World 2000-2002, The Glassmen '01-'02, Seattle Cascades '04-'06, Rhapsody '06-'10, and various high schools in California and the Portland area including Fairfield, Evergreen, Skyview, and Glencoe.
Danielle Russell | Design, Consultation, & Choreography-Danielle currently resides in Santa Cruz, CA. She earned her Bachelors of Fine Art in Education from the University of Washington. She is a costume designer, seamstress, prop maker, airbrush artist, and a choreographer, working with pageantry groups in the US and Japan. Recently, she has helped create after school programs for The Boys and Girls Club of America, Kids Club, and "at risk" students in the greater Seattle area. She is currently a member of the Washington State Artists Guild and continues to cultivate the spirit of the artist in each student.
Amanda Rosling | Instruction -Amanda is a graduate of Concordia where she has a degree in biology with a concentration in pre-physical therapy. She began her colorguard career back in 2008 with Beaverton High School and went on to perform with Oregon Crusaders '10-'14, OC Indoor Visual Ensemble '11-'13, and was an inaugural member of OC Independent '14-'16. Amanda has worked with many groups in the area including Beaverton High, Century High, Oregon Crusaders, and Evergreen High School. We are so excited to have Amanda join the Compass Rose team.