Jakob Sommers is currently a junior at SIU studying Musical Theater and minoring in classics. He is from Freeburg Illinois. He started dancing at the age of 17 at Adams School of Dance in OFallon Illinois. Jakob has been a member of Southern Illinois Dance Company since coming to school. He has participated as a dancer and choreographer in many dance concerts through SIDC. This past year he has been fortunate enough to dance and perform at the American College of Dance Association central conference. Jakob has also recently worked with Carbondale’s own professional theater McLeod Summer Playhouse. Jakob plans to finish his degree from SIU and continue on the path to be a worker performer.
Jakob Sommers teachers Modern and Hip Hop classes