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Kayvon Kordestani

Kayvon Kordestani-Thompson is a graduate of the University of the Pacific, where she earned a triple-teaching credential in Music, English, and Elementary Education. She also studied at the Theatre Artist’s Institute of San Jose. Kayvon has performed, choreographed, directed or vocal directed over 60 shows for various local theater groups. Kayvon served as the Artistic Manager for the Children’s Musical Theater of San Jose and is currently the Dance Director for the San Francisco Children’s Musical Theater and the Gilroy Children’s Musical Theater. Kayvon began her association with John Bisceglie in 1992 and has choreographed over 20 projects for him including the original production of the SF Follies, winning her a Bay Area Theater Critic’s Circle award for Best Choreography. Currently, she teaches Kindergarten at Sartorette Elementary School in the Cambrian School District. Kayvon dedicates all her work to her mom Nancy, the best person anyone could be lucky enough to know.