Monthly Archives: July 2016


Jamila Salimpour’s 90th Birthday Celebration!

Jamila Salimpour’s intimate experience working with elephants during her time performing as an acrobat with the Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey circus in the 1940’s, had a profound effect on her that has lasted a lifetime. Throughout her life, she has remained a loyal advocate for animal rights, particularly adamant about the release of [...]

By |2016-07-20T14:01:12-07:00July 20th, 2016|Inspirations, Salimpour School|Comments Off on Jamila Salimpour’s 90th Birthday Celebration!

Introducing: Abigail Keyes

Salimpour School is proud to introduce one of our resident instructors here at the Salimpour Studio, Abigail Keyes. Abigail Keyes was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she also was a competitive figure skater in both freestyle and ice dance. She also studied ballroom dance and ballet to supplement her skating. As [...]

By |2016-06-29T14:38:37-07:00July 6th, 2016|Salimpour School, School News|Comments Off on Introducing: Abigail Keyes