Jayde Woodard (she/her)

Baton Rouge, LA

BFA Class of 2026

Where did you train?

Revolution Dance Company

What inspires you?

I am most inspired by my little sister, Layla. She is the smartest and most creative person I know. She challenges me everyday and forces me to look at things a little bit differently.

Describe yourself in three words.

Outgoing, empathetic, curious.

Tell us a fun fact about you.

My favorite place to eat is Sonic!

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

To me, being a part of USC Kaufman means being a part of a family that is working together to explore dance in a new and innovative way while adding value to the dance community as a whole.