Jean Isaacs,
Artistic Director
Sara K. Blodgett,
Executive Director
Steve Baker,
Composer/Musican/Sound Engineer


Performing with SDDT
for the 2017-2018 Season
Blythe Barton
Annie Boyer
Desiree Cuizon-Fejeran
John Diaz
Cecily Holcombe
Liv Isaacs-Nollet
Trystan Loucado
Mario Jaimes
Minaqua McPherson
Erica Ruse
Zaquia Mahler Salinas
Jeremy Zapanta

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Zaquia Mahler Salinas

Zaquia Mahler Salinas, a native San Diegan, is a performer, dance maker, and teacher. After receiving her BA in Dance with Honors from UC Santa Barbara, she returned to San Diego and has been a company member with Jean Isaacs’ San Diego Dance Theater since 2012. As a choreographer, Zaquia has received recognitions for dance works she has presented at events throughout California, and is in the process of earning her MFA in Creative Practice form Saint Mary’s College of California.