About CMD X DIGITAL

About CMD X DIGITAL

Welcome to CMD X Digital — the official Commercial Dance Conservatory (CMD) website!  As we venture into distance learning this fall, this website will be integral in providing CMD students with important information and resources about to our program, including: 

  • CMD policies and forms 
  • Faculty directory 
  • Student resources and opportunities 
  • Warm up videos, combos, and technology tutorials 
  • Current projects, collaborations, and master classes 
  • Student accomplishments 

Also, be sure to click the link below to access our new Director's Newsletter for updates and reminders! We can't wait to see what this year holds for our amazing CMD dancers! 

POLICIES AND FORMS

Click the button below to access our all CMD forms and policies for the 2020-2021 school year. If you have any questions, please reach out to CMD Director Nicole Berger at nicole.berger@ocsarts.net

Introducing the 2020-2021 Co-Valedictorians

Yasmeen Baghdadi

Yasmeen Baghdadi

Co-Valedictorian

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Sophia Chun

Sophia Chun

Co-Valedictorian

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Elena Dahms

Elena Dahms

Co-Valedictorian

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Julia Gaspari

Julia Gaspari

Co-Valedictorian

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Jarod Smith

Jarod Smith

Co-Valedictorian

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Commercial Dance Conservatory Faculty

Meet our incredible team of instructors.

Class Schedules

Class Schedules

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CMD VIDEOS

CMD VIDEOS

View dance warm ups and combos created by our faculty, as well as technology tutorials to help make distance learning a bit easier. Check out our Vimeo by clicking the button below!

CMD Projects, master classes and collaborations

CMD Projects, master classes and collaborations

Learn more about upcoming projects, master classes and collaborations with other dancers, conservatories and more! Click the button below for more information. 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Check out some of our students' most recent successes and accolades below. If you would like to be featured, be sure to submit your accomplishments by emailing nicole.berger@ocsarts.net

Lilah Dee Horton (CMD, '21)

Lilah won the OC Register's Artist of the Year in the dance category. Lilah impressed the judges with her wide range of styles and formidable skills in tap dancing. She has been featured in multiple high-profile events, including an appearance on NBC’s “World of Dance” and at the Emmy Awards Governors Ball. Lilah was also a finalist in the 2019 Music Center Spotlight Awards in Los Angeles.

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Maya Alvarez Coyne (CMD, '21)

Maya received the Music Center Spotlight Award for 2020 and was the grand prize winner in non-classical dance. Maya was also a semifinalist for the OC Register's Artist of the Year award in the World/Cultural Dance category. 

Kennie Shen (CMD, ‘25)

Kennie was featured in a commercial for Children’s Hospital of Colorado. Click the button below to see her in the commercial!

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CMD students dance in music video

Guinevere Gale (CMD, ‘25), Miabella Gonzalez (CMD, ‘20), William Okajima (CMD, ‘20), and Jonah Smith (CMD, ‘23) were featured in OCSA alumnus Matthew Morrison’s (MT, ‘97) music video for his rendition of "Go the Distance." Check out the video!

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