Marissa Beccard is from Fort Collins, Colorado and relocated to St. Louis, MO to pursue her BFA in Dance and BA in History at Webster University. During her time at Webster, Marissa has studied under Michael Uthoff, Alicia Graf Mack, James Robey, Beckah Reed, Monica Newsam, and Patravadi Mejudhon. She has also had the opportunity to perform in works by José Limon, Michael Uthoff, James Robey, Monica Newsam, and Maggi Dueker. Marissa is an instructor at MJ’s Performing Arts Academy in St. Louis.
Jacob Henss is from Trenton, Illinois and began his dance training at McKendree University. After transferring to Webster University, Jacob had the opportunity to work with Alicia Graf Mack, Nejla Yatkins, Michael Uthoff , and many others. Jacob produced, directed, and performed in the student choreography showcase, Creation's Concert throughout college. In 2016, Jacob was awarded the “Emerging Choreographer Award” from Webster University, with choreography chosen to perform at the ACDA Central Conference in 2017 where it was showcased in the Gala performance. After producing his first full length work, “The Other Sides”, Jacob now is the production manager for ANNONYArts at Satori.
Daryon Kent began his dance training at Ms. Bridget's Conservatoire of Dance and continued training at Central Visual Performing Arts High School (CVPA) under the direction of Raymond Parks. Daryon became a member of Alexandra School of Ballet under the artistic direction of Alexandra Zaharias and appeared in featured roles. Daryon performed in the 5th Annual St. Louis Fox Teen Talent Competition "The Dancing Six" and was awarded 3rd place. Daryon has worked with choreographers Gina Patterson, Jennifer Archibald, Cecil Slaughter, and Nejla Yatkin.