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 · Apr 26
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · Apr 29
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · May 01
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · May 03
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · May 06
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · May 08
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · May 10
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · May 13
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · May 15
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Wed · May 17
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Sat · May 20
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ
Mon · May 22
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Int CONTEMPORARY JAZZ

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