Tim Fox - Guest Instructor

Tim Fox

Mr. Fox began his training in Tulsa, Oklahoma with Moscelyne Larkin and Roman Jasinski. He went on to study at The School of American Ballet (SAB) where he was asked to join New York City Ballet. While with the NYCB, he worked under the direction of George Balanchine, Jerome Robbins and Peter Martins. He was a Principal Dancer at Tulsa Ballet and with San Francisco Ballet under the direction of Helgi Tomasson. He has performed principal roles including Divertimento #15, Symphony in C, Four Temperaments, Serenade (George Balanchine) Fancy Free, Four Seasons (original cast), and Interplay (Jerome Robbins) as well as works by Jiri Kylian-Forgoten Land, Val Caniporoli-Connotations (original cast), Michael Smuin-Romeo & Juliet, and Paul Taylor-Sunet.

Presently at Chamberlain School of Ballet in Plano, TX, Tim has taught at many of the finest dance institutions such as: The Washington Ballet, The Washington School of Ballet, The Boston Ballet School, Boston Ballet II, Ballet Academy East (NYC), Manhattan Movement and Arts Center (NYC), The Berrend Dance Center (MD), Maryland Youth Ballet, Goucher College(MD), Towson University(MD), and SMU-Southern Methodist University(TX).

Matt Rivera - Guest Instructor

Matt Rivera

Mat Rivera has worked for 28 years as a professional dancer, choreographer, dance captain and instructor. He got his start with Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, then moved on to Ballet Chicago, Feld Ballet in NYC, and Tharp! Ballet. He has toured nationally and internationally. His Broadway credits include on Broadway and tour shows. He has appeared in CATS, Swing!, Movin’ Out, Contact, and Mamma Mia. His off-Broadway credits include Come Fly With Me with Twyla Tharp, Romola & Nijinsky, Candide with the New York City Opera, dance captain on Garden of Earthly Delights. He has performed in Las Vegas, was assistant choreographer for Aladdin at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA, and Lion King at Hong Kong Disneyland and co-directed the Japanese tour of Swing!