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 · Jul 26
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Jul 29
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sun · Jul 30
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Jul 31
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · Aug 02
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sun · Aug 06
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Aug 07
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · Aug 09
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Aug 12
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sun · Aug 13
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · Aug 14
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · Aug 16
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ

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