William Okajima

Irvine, CA

BFA Class of 2024

Where did you train?

I trained at Westside Dance Project, Dmitri Kulev Classical Ballet Academy, and Orange County School of the Arts.

What inspires you?

Learning from masters of their craft who are passionate about teaching and can articulate complicated ideas in a understandable way.

Describe yourself in three words.

Optimistic. Illuminating. Fun-loving.

Tell us a fun fact about you.

I get extreme amounts of energy from being around people.

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

It means being a part of a family who shares the same passion for the arts and are eager to learn and be change makers in the world.