GEORGE JONES JR.
Master Choreographer/Director of Hip Hop Department -Celebrity Choreographer/Dancer
Mr. George Jones Jr. is Canada's newest evolved star artist that is sending VIBRATIONS throughout the industry and world. George Jones has been blessed to already have toured & perform with such artists as Britney Spears, Boa, Katie Perry, Nicki Minaj, Keri Hilson, and he’s also performed on Vh1 Hip Hop Honors, Vh1 Divas Live, Latin Grammy Awards, America’s Got Talent, and MTV VMA’s. His powerful stage presence and naturally charismatic personality is what sets him apart from others. But his outstanding work ethic and professionalism is what has made him the performer that he is today.George Jones Jr, 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 has had the honor of touring the world multiple times, appearing on various TV and Award Shows (Ellen, SYTYCD, Dancing with the Stars, American Music Awards, MTV Video Music Awards), and dancing in several movies (Jack and Jill, Footloose).He continues to work extremely hard to grow to a greater place creatively as a performer and in this chapter of his life a teacher and a proud father to two amazing kids.
Hailing from New York City as a Dancer, George attributes the majority of his training and performance knowledge to Rhapsody the Company, but has a BA in Dance from Marymount Manhattan College as well. He connects his unique quality of movement to understanding the balance between swagger,musicality, attack, and cleanliness, as well as being honored to learn from and work with great Choreographers such as Choreographers as Rhapsody James, Luther Brown, La Jon Dantzler, Flii Stylez, Fatima Robinson, Bobby Newberry, Laurieann Gibson, Jaquel Knight, Tiana Brown, Annibal Morero, Jamal Sims, Don Draico, Chris Dupre’, and Brian Friedmen.
We are excited that George has been as involved as he has been in the future development of Master Dance Academy and its creative direction for the upcoming season. George is not a full time or permanent local faculty member but overseas all the Hip Hop division of our academy with his main focus on our Competitive Companies, and will be teaching classes as a drop in Master Mentor that will be overseeing all operations in the Hip Hop department at MDA. We would like to welcome George Jr to our Family as we are blessed to have him with us as he guides and inspires us all!