DANZVERSITY- A PLACE WHERE DANCE, DIVERSITY AND THE ARTS ARE FREEDOM

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The experience provided by Danzversity is an opportunity to empower those in our classes and programs to be confident learners, be the definition of positivity, grow individually, but most importantly work together as a team. We want to make sure that anyone entering Danzversity leaves with a richer heart for unity in diversity. At Danzversity, each individual has an opportunity to be the best version of themselves. We are creating positive culture through dance. We provide a platform to create, collaborate, inspire, and grow. This is much more than a dance program or studio. This is a place where diversity and the arts are freedom, a place where people can take what they have learned with us and apply it...

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Meet St. Matthew - Fitness Guru, Coach and Danz Facilitator

St. Matthew Ellis is the lead fitness and dance instructor of Danzversity. Heavily influenced by Carribbean, Latin, African, and American Hip-Hop culture, Matthew’s dancing is a rich mixture of heritiage and never-before-seen innovation. Born in Port Antonio, Jamaica, Matthew grew up with a love for soccer and dance. At the age of 11, Matthew started Sugar Crew, a dance group that performed for five years. After moving to Fullerton, California, at the age of 16, Matthew formed a five member dance group called Gospel Dancers. A year later, Matthew found himself in St. Petersburg, Russia, forming an eight-person dance group called Worship Dancers. Back in the States, Matthew earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and a Master of...

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