Jai Robinson

Buffalo, NY

BFA Class of 2023

Where did you train?

At the age of six I began battling at The Verve. I began my training at the Future Dance Center when I turned seven and continued until I turned seventeen. I studied hip-hop, ballet, jazz, tap, contemporary, and lyrical, among many other styles.

What inspires you?

My peers inspire me. Knowing what they have overcome and seeing them work hard and succeed despite any adversities inspires me to do great things for myself.

Describe yourself in three words.

Passionate. Creative. Confident.

Tell us a fun fact about you.

When I was 14 I danced on a stop of Janet Jackson’s Unbreakable Tour in Toronto!

What does it mean to be a part of USC Kaufman?

Being a part of USC Kaufman is a dream come true. To be able to study under and with such talented, dedicated, and experienced people with the passion for dance is a gift that I will not take for granted.