Nijawwon Matthews

Nijawwon Matthews
Nijawwon Matthews
Nijawwon Matthews
Nijawwon Matthews

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Teacher Bio

Nijawwon Matthews is a Resident teacher/choreographer for The Joffrey Ballet School based in New York City. Mr. Matthews is also a faculty teacher and dancer for TOKYOTHECCOMPANY under the direction of Kevin “Tokyo” Inouye & Alisha Lorraine Captain. Starting as a gymnast, Matthews has trained in many dance techniques including; Ballet, Jazz, Modern, and Hip-Hop. Inspired by solid training and early achievements, Nijawwon has been motivated to pursue his interest in dance ...read more

Class Descriptions

Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ

Class focuses on using the breath to guide the dancers through the fluid phrasing using circulation, undulation, and spiral throughout the body. Along with helping the artists understand dynamics, musicality, phrasing, flexibility, moving through space and emotional intentions, Mr. Matthews also explains and demonstrations how to work anatomically correct so the artist(s) can have the confidence and freedom to express their artistic voice.

Upcoming Classes

Wed · Jan 18
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Jan 21
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Jan 23
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · Jan 25
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Jan 28
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Jan 30
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · Feb 01
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Feb 04
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Feb 06
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · Feb 08
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Feb 11
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Feb 13
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ

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