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Jacob Hoover

Mr. Hoover grew up in the Boston area. He began his ballet training at the Boston Dance Company school, continued at the Walnut Hill Extension program, and then the Miami City Ballet School. He has performed principal roles as a dancer for José Mateo Ballet Theatre in Cambridge, MA, and the Vanemuine Theatre in Estonia, where he lived for three years before joining FBP. Mr. Hoover loves the connection with music that dance is capable of creating. He completed his Bachelor’s degree at the Harvard Extension with a field of study in Mathematics, and a minor in Linguistics. Mr. Hoover is fascinated by the beauty in mathematical structures, and is pursuing further studies in Linguistics. He enjoys playing the violin when he has time. This is Mr. Hoover’s third season with FBP.

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