Janine Alicia Montag
March 13, 2018
Janine Alicia Montag, a San Diego native currently living in Hollywood Los Angeles, began her artistic journey with her 13-year commitment as a competitive gymnast. She continued her investigation of movement by attending the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts. While at SDSCPA Janine had the amazing opportunity to perform in living-legend Donald McKayle’s choreography. This experience was the catalyst for her application and later acceptance into the UCI Dance Department where she performed in McKayle’s Etude Ensemble for 4 years. She graduated with a double B.F.A in Dance Choreography and Performance with an emphasis in Business Management. After graduation she was invited into Diavolo’s Institute Company as a performer and teaching artist. She continues to dance for the instate as well as assist in administrative roles as the Institute Programs Coordinator. Her passion for dance service shines, teaching at several in-school and afterschool programs in Los Angeles.