Norfolk-based artist Matt Harrison is new to the Arts for Learning roster this year, teaching a popular workshop called “Make Comics Now.” Matt comes from a teaching family—his parents are retired elementary school teachers and his wife is a middle school English teacher, and he says conversations about classroom theory and its practical applications have […]
Joel Casanova is an accomplished Hip-Hop dancer, entrepreneur, and dynamic motivator who has taught all ages through his dance company, Beathunter Dance. His instructional credits include Inspire Arts Collective, Academie de Ballet, Dancer Strong Academy, and Hip-Hop Nation Dance and Fitness Academy. This young choreographer blends his passion for motivation and aspiration to achieving your personal best with his love of Hip-Hop and teaching. His choreographic works include “Collide” for Inspire Arts Collective and various works for a non-profit fighting drug abuse. His performance credits include a Globetrotters Pre-Game show, national competitions and the Legend’s Halftime Show. As a dancer, choreographer, and teacher, Joel keeps active and alert to opportunities to empower others through dance.