GEORGE JONES JR.
George Jones Jr, Celebrity Choreographer/Instructor/Dancer, has worked with some of the biggest Icons of this generation. The artist that thrusted his career in to overdrive was Britney Spears, but since then he has worked with JLO, Nicki Minaj, and Usher just to name a few. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Marymount Manhattan College, where he trained in Ballet, Modern, Jazz and Choreography. His degree focused on the production side of the art, which included but were not limited to Sound Design, Lighting Design, Set Design, as well as Videography and Video Editing. After graduating and having such a desire and passion to perform he switched gears and decided to focus all of his energy on training in Street styles with Rhapsody the Company. After finding great success in New York city, he relocated to Los Angeles where his career hit new heights. He has had the honour of touring the world multiple times, appearing on various TV and Award Shows ( Ellen, SYTYCD, Dancing with the Stars, American Music Award, MTV Video Music Awards), and dancing in several movies (Jack and Jill, Footloose).
George is currently a rising star in the world of choreography and International Instruction. He was a faculty Commercial hip hop instructor at Movement Life Style, Broadway Dance Center, Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio, as well as Millennium Dancer Complex. He has taught in over 20 different countries and continues to travel, teach and inspire gifted artist all across the world. Commercially, he is represented by MSA Agency and his work has been featured with brands such as Adidas, Vitamin Water, Cathay Pacific Airlines, as well as music videos and movies such as "Pound the Alarm" - Nicki Minaj, "Bills" -Lunch Money Lewis, and "the Best Man Holiday". He has also contributed choreography in several world tours: "Circus Starring Britney Spears"- Britney Spears, " Pink Friday & Pink Friday Reloaded "- Nicky Minaj , "Dance Again World Tour"- JLo. From sold out Arena Tours and Music Videos to Commercials and TV shows, George's unique showmanship and choreography continues to set a standard in the Commercial Dance Industry and is what makes him one of the most sought after Choreographers/Performers.
George has secured his place amongst this generation of elite commercial dancers and is paving his way with the next generation of Choreographers and Instructors. He believes , "There are no limits to what any of us can achieve, with hard work, dedication, and positivity." After many years of performing, George moved to NS a year ago with his wife and young family to share his experience and talents with Maritime dancers.
Mr. George will be taking over our Sunday Hip Hop classes as of April 23, 2023, as Miss Carolin is moving out of province. We are excited to have George's inspiring and enthusiastic teaching within our space!