Kate Jablonski is the owner and artistic director of Beyond Words Dance Company, The Kate Jablonski Statement and Camp Kate.
is a co-founder of Foundations Performance Center
along with Amber Alonzo of Expression Dance Studio.
This 6,200 foot facility has become a permanent home serving as a rehearsal space as well as theater venue.
Kate began her professional career training in New York City as a member of Broadway Dance Center's Professional Program.
Under the direction of Wes Veldink, this scholarship allowed Kate
to work alongside some of the greatest teachers and choreographers on the east coast.
In 2009, Kate
received the prestigious Gold Leo's Award through Jazz Dance World Congress
Also in 2009, she
was chosen as a finalist in the Capezio A.C.E. Award for Choreographic Excellence.
As first runner-up at the event, she
professional dance show, "Beyond Words,
" at New World Stages in Manhattan in July of 2010.
choreographed the video as well as co-directed with Brian Lipchik.
has been given the opportunity to teach and choreograph internationally for dance companies in England, France, Germany, Holland, Switzerland, and Italy (Erice Danza).
animated teaching style has allowed her
to break language barriers while traveling abroad.
Performances by Beyond Words
and The Statement earned Kate
the title of Dance Chicago's Choreographer of the Year in 2013.
Dance Chicago then sponsored Kate's production of "Tabula Rasa" at the Athenaeum Theatre
in Chicago in May of 2014.
continues to inspire young dancers and choreographers around the world with movement that transcends all barriers.