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PRAD Student Ambassador
Oscar Carrillo was born and raised in San José, Costa Rica, where he graduated from the Conservatorio de Castella with a degree in visual arts and dance as the first ever male dancer in the conservatory’s history. After high school, Carrillo earned a full scholarship to Point Park University in Pittsburgh, PA, where he earned a BA in dance and a minor in business management.
Oscar has worked with many dance companies in NYC, Pittsburgh and most recently with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.
Oscar is currently pursuing a masters in Public Relations and Advertising
at DePaul University, where he also acts as the graduate assistant for the program. Carrillo has work experience as a content creation intern for MSL/Leo Burnett Chicago and SIX VI Creative as well as freelancing for companies like Hubbard Street Dance Chicago.