About Jayda



Jayda Escobar was born and raised in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Jayda graduated from Boston Conservatory at Berklee with a BFA in Dance. During her time there, Jayda performed repertoire works by Gustavo Ramirez Sansano, Victor Quijada, and Paul Taylor as well as new creations by Brian Brooks, T. Lang, and Joy Davis. Additional performance opportunities included works by Nicole von Arx, Christian Denice, Crystal Pite, and James Viveiros among many others.

Jayda furthered her training by attending intensives including Link Festival, SpringBoard Danse Montréal, Gibney Company, The TLCollective, and Bodytraffic. She is a recipient of the Jan Veen Trust and Thrive Scholarship from the Boston Conservatory at Berklee. Jayda has recently joined Salt2 and is thrilled to continue stretching herself in new directions.