Jared Grimes is a college graduate at Marymount Manhattan College where he earned his BFA in Theatre.
He has danced along side Gregory Hines, Savion Glover, and performed for Ben Vereen and Jerry Lewis.
He is a member of The Young Hoofers®, Rhapsody the Company and the North Carolina Youth Tap Ensemble with whom he
has performed across the United States and abroad.
Credits include: From Hoofin’ to Hittin’, 21 Below, Best Off Broadway, and Project Dance.com;
Television: Channel 7’s Good Morning America with Mariah Carey and has choreographed and performed in a
Mariah Carey Special on BET, Showtime at the Apollo, The Rolanda Show, Star Search, Dance Fever, 30 Seconds of Fame,
Hallmark Movie Secrets, Jerry Lewis Telethon; Commercials: Chili’s (Choreographer), Sheerwine,
Goody’s Reed Performing Arts Scholarship, NFAA Level 1 Scholarship, and the 002 Bristol-Myers Squibb Co.,
Arts. and Coca Cola; Awards: Donna.
Jared teaches with an emphasis on slides, styles and high velocity rhythms.