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Jacob Ashley is a Chicago native who began his dance training at the Chicago Academy for the Arts under the instruction of Randy Duncan, Guillermo Leyva, Sandra Kaufmann, and the late Anna Paskevska. After attending Columbia College Chicago's modern dance program he became an apprentice for Luna Negra Dance Theater.

Mr. Ashley has been a guest artist for companies such as, Ballet Chicago, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Houston Grand Opera, and San Diego Opera. This is Jacob 9th season with Madison Ballet.