Meet USC Kaufman’s Class of 2024

August 5, 2020

Collage of headshots of the Class of 2024

USC Kaufman’s newest group of BFA freshmen will become the school’s sixth cohort of dance majors. The Class of 2024, with 26 students total, will begin courses mid-August. The roster is below; click through to learn more about each dancer. Plus, watch this video edited by Diego Lopez and Anja Tempel inspired by a recent social media challenge.

Aimee Brotten – Tulalip, WA

Amanda Peet – Dallas, TX

Anja Tempel – New York, NY

Ashton Benn – Irving, TX

Atticus Dobbie – New York, NY

Ava Sine – Cincinnati, OH

Catherine Lasak – Chicago, IL

Chase Peterson – Blooming Prairie, MN

Diego Lopez – Chihuahua, Mexico

Hayden Rivas – South Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

Hope Patterson – Hong Kong SAR

Isaiah Franklin – Marietta, GA

Jada Vaughan – Elmont, NY

Jasmine Heart Cruz – San Francisco, CA

Jau’mair Garland – Pittsburgh, PA

Jonacy Montero – Daly City, CA

Jonathan Cubides – Miramar, FL

Kaylin Williams – Newark, NJ

Louie Williams – Austin, TX

Marcel Cavaliere – New Orleans, LA

Nicole Denney – San Clemente, CA

Paige Litle – Fresno, CA

Ryan Phuong – Alhambra, CA

Sebastian Bustamante – Redwood City, CA

Valerie Chen – Irvine, CA

William Okajima – Irvine, CA