Ensemble dancer, Florencia en el Amazonas
About the Artist:
Hailing from Copperas Cove, TX, Jorrell Lawyer-Jefferson began training in music at an early age. He attained his BA in Music at Sam Houston state University, where he found his passion for movement. He decided to return to his alma mater in pursuit of his MFA in dance. He has worked with Eric Sean Fogel, Andrew and Dionne Noble of NobleMotion Dance, Brandon Whited, Joshua Manculich, Jennifer Mabus, Rohan Bhargava and Sidra Bell. Jorrell has performed at Alvin Alley Theater, Gelsey Kirkland Arts Center, The Wortham Center, The Match, The Hobby Center, Jones Hall. With a rich background in somatics, Lawyer-Jefferson creates movement with depth, steeped in athleticism.