faculty

Tiffany Billings

TIFFANY BILLINGS, Performer/singer/dancer/choreographer/creative director/producer/professor, and creator of her own clothing line TIF WEAR—has received her MFA in choreography at the University of California, Irvine.  Tiffany is an incredibly gifted all around entertainer, having performed with the San Francisco Ballet Company, Sacramento Ballet, trained with the School of American Ballet in New York, and has received a San Diego Tommy Award for "Best Jazz Dancer".  She has also won a Gold medal in Japan in an international singing competition, was a NFL San Diego Charger Dancer, and also served as the voice of "Lucy" on the animated Peanuts cartoon series.  As well as being an accomplished singer, dancer, performer and choreographer, Tiffany also directs short films, Fallen Star, which screened in Irvine and Hollywood, CA, received rave reviews.  Fallen Staris currently being distributed in Japan and the United States, where it continues to change perceptions of what a ‘dance film’ is, while also leaving audiences with a lasting emotional impact.  She has also instructed and mentored performers who have gone on to appear in major motion pictures, MTV and network television, SYTYCD, Julliard and star in international stage shows and Broadway.  Tiffany serves as an instructor and judge for national Dance Masters of America conventions, while also acting as a guest artist, setting and premiering dance pieces at highly renowned universities.  She is also a judge for the American Choreography Awards.  Tiffany has instructed at the Edge in Hollywood, CSU Long Beach, UC Irvine, LBCC and was a Full time Professor at Chapman University, where her choreography was selected to be performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC for ACDFA.  For the past 2 years Tiffany was a professor at AMDA-College & Conservatory for the Performing Arts in Hollywood, Ca.  She serves as an honored performer and instructor in various cities across the country for the past 20 years.  Her latest venture is her new monthly Cabaret Club ‘Jete’ in West Hollywood at Club Eleven.

Tiffany has choreographed commercials for McDonalds, Apple Inc., and Samsung, and choreographed solos’ for her students that were performed at the Young Arts Scholars Awards at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, for the Grand Prix Finals in NYC, Grand Prix Lausanne and choreographed for her 6th student that was awarded the admittance to Julliard in NYC.

UPCOMING PERFORMANCES

  • The Nutcracker
    Marsee Auditorium
    El Camino College Center for the Performing Arts
    16007 Crenshaw Blvd • Torrance, CA 90506
    310.329.5345 • www.centerforthearts.org

    Saturday, December 16, 2017 • 2pm
    Sunday, December 17, 2017 • 2pm