Ms Janine Salvania

Degree in Dance, University of Philippines


  • Pre-School (3-4 years old)
  • Pre - Primary (5 to 6 years old)
  • Primary (7 years old & above)

Qualifications

University of Philippines, Degree in Dance

The Royal Academy of Dance (RAD)
RAD Vocational Graded – Intermediate for Classical Ballet
Royal Academy of Dance Certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies (CBTS)

Biography

Ms. Janine Salvania started her formal training at the age of 6 in the Radaic School of Classical Ballet under Ms. Felicitas L. Radaic, the first Filipino to become a member of the Royal Academy of Dance and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing and also Ms.Violeta L. Velasco. In 2002, she took her first examination in Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) Grade two which she passed Distinction. Then she was introduced to the Philippines Ballet Syllabus (PBS) which she achieved grades of “Commended” to “Highly Commended” from Year II-V . Janine also achieved the RAD Level 3 Certificate in Vocational Graded Examination in Dance, Intermediate with Distinction.

She pursued her career taking up Dance as her Degree in the University of the Philippines under the College of Music with Diploma in Creative and Performing Musical Arts where she was professionally trained by teachers Steve Villaruz, Angela Lawenko-Baguilat, Herbert Alvarez, Elena Laniog-Alvarez, Desiree Peralejo-Medina and Ava Villanueva-Ong.

Being a former member of the UP Dance Company, Janine performed in Theatre and Dance Productions such as The King and I, Pavillion IV, A Wanderer in the Night of the World to name a few. She also became as one of the delegates at International Music and Dance Festival (Bangkok, Thailand) and the Sibu International Dance Festival (Sibu, Malaysia). Together with the company, they won 1st place in the National Commission for Culture and Arts (NCCA) Sayaw Pinoy Dance Competition Contemporary Category held in Baguio City.  She directed and choreographed a graduation recital, “Mga Munting Hiraya” together with her partner. She also became a certified Philippines Ballet Syllabus Teacher in 2016.

The opportunity to continue her teaching career in Dancepointe Academy is much blessing to explore and be grateful in the future plans ahead. Janine is one of the teaching faculty of Dancepointe Shenyang.