Belfast Mary

Jade Rodgers



A freelance dance artist and personal trainer based in Belfast. Jade trained 3 years full time in ballet contemporary and jazz. From graduation she started working full time in the industry, performing, teaching and choreographing. All the time diversifying her styles to include commercial, hip-hop and Bollywood dance. One of her professional high lights was choreographing for the Belfast Mela an audience of 30,000. Jade is based in Belfast as dance artist and personal trainer, but over the past few years has started her on school in her home town, Newcastle. The picture shown was used throughout Ireland as the Image of the Brian Freil Festival and was the image for 'Dancing at Lughnasa'. Jade studied that play in school and was delighted to be the model for such a well known Donegal play, she is blessed to have family in Donegal and spent many summers there. Jade is very much looking forward to being a part of the Mary of Dungloe festival and meeting everybody.

Belfast  Mary