Tamara Lynn Jonason
As a young ballerina in her early teens Tamara Lynn performed with the Colorado Ballet Company, Red River Dance & Performing Company, under the Artistic Direction of Cathy and Eddie Gasper (Legendary Eddie Gasper who was Bob Fosse's assistant for over a decade in New York). At sixteen, she was Soloist for the opera Magic Flute, Fargo/Moorhead Minnesota Civic Opera. Early on in her career Tamara Lynn danced with Ballet Arizona under the Artistic Direction of Jean Paul Comelin, she performed as Soloist for four years with Opendance Progressive Ballet Company under the Artistic Direction of Michelle Ceballos Michot from Thalia Mara’s National Academy of Ballet, School of American Ballet, ABT, the Joffrey Ballet Schooland, Royal Ballet School in London, Royal Ballet Academy. While in Phoenix during the late 80's Tamara Lynn directly trained, worked and lived with Irina Dolgova from the Vaganova Academy Mariinsky Ballet Saint-Petersburg/Leningrad Russia before leaving Russia during Russia's communist era.
As an Artistic Director and Creative Visionary, Tamara Lynn has directed, choreographed and performed full length original productions: Renewal, The Calling, The Art of Love, Gwinna (premiere of a new ballet she adapted from Barbra Helen Bergers children’s book), House of Symphonies, Paradigm, New Perspectives, Galactic Butterfly, Awaken, Reconnection, CoreAge in the Deep, Plant Speaks and Cosmic Key to name a few. She has worked with Maestro Thomas Chun-yu Chen an internationally renowned conductor, violinist, composer, and string instruments maker from China in the CICA International Music Festival here in the states and iconic international composer, conductor and artist Christopher Lantz.
Being a musician and vocalist herself along with years of working with numerous classical and contemporary musicians Tamara Lynn brings a profound understanding of music theory inevitably revealing a dynamic level to her performances, choreography, productions and instruction. Dance is in her every movement even during simple conversations you witness her musical nature in motion. Tamara Lynn is an unforgettable experience. Her performances and productions move your soul and warm your heart while at the same time give you, the viewer, an array of considerations that follow you out of the performance venue and for the days that follow an awakening deepens while contemplation inevitably finds you.