Join us for a Master Class Mix with Jason Nious on Sunday, December 10th!
Students will be taught stepping and body percussion into the theatrical realm as a storytelling vehicle, to show and share the awesomeness of our human bodies as instruments, and to inspire a sense of unity among all people through rhythm, collaboration, and personal expression.
Sunday, December 10, 2018
10am - 11:30am for kids ages 10-18
12pm - 1:30pm for kids ages 5-9
$25 for current Academy students
$30 for non-students
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About Jason Nious
Jason Nious is a graduate of University of New Mexico with a BA in Theatre. His passion for stepping has allowed him to help introduce stepping to hundreds of thousands around the world as a dancer, choreographer, and teaching artist with companies including Stomp, Step Afrika!, Stomp The Yard 2 (film), and Cirque Du Soleil - Ka and Zarkana.
He has worked as a cultural ambassador on U.S. Embassy sponsored events in Tanzania, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Madagascar, South Africa, and Brazil, and was cited as a "Young Emerging Artist" from the D.C. Commission of the Arts and Humanities. Now, as founder and director of Molodi: An Experiment in Body Percussion, he is excited to continue expanding the boundaries of stepping by collaborating with trained actors, acoustic bands, singers, slam poets, cellists, dancers, and artists of all different backgrounds to keep his work fresh.