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NonaLee Dance Theatre was founded in May 2011 by artistic director, Angel Chinn. The company strives to give dancers of all backgrounds an opportunity to perform and grow artistically. NonaLee Dance Theatre with its athletic and dynamic movement, and futuristic concepts, not only present dance works, but create an experience that is memorable, thought provoking, and beautiful. The company has presented work at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Green Space, Dixon Place, The Secret Theatre, The Atlas, Washington DC and the Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore.

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About The Founder and Director

Angel Chinn studied dance at Morgan State University and the University of Maryland Baltimore County where she received a BA in dance and performance. She has performed around the DC metropolitan area with Shange Dance Productions from 2006-2009 and Baltimore Dance Project from 2007-2013. Angel currently is the director of dance at the Brooklyn School for Music and Theater. Angel Chinn has performed with companies, Jazz Ain’t Dead, ModArts Dance collective, and Delirious Dances and worked with choreographers Scott Rink, Adrienne Clancy, Francesca Harper, Hope Boykin, Kyle Abraham, Candice Franklin, Leah Tubbs and Edisa Weeks. In May 2011 Angel Chinn founded NonaLee Dance Theatre.


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"An Encounter that Stirs The Soul"