JULIAN GUILLORY

Julian Guillory is a dancer, choreographer, costume designer, project manager, and dancer liaison for Of Moving Colors Productions. Locally, he has choreographed for Theater Baton Rouge (Guys & Dolls) and had the honor of creating material for "A Night On Broadway", featuring Original Dream Girl and Broadway legend Jennifer Holliday. His passion for teaching has led him nationally and locally to work with many organizations such as OMC and Universal Dance Association (UDA). As a staff member with UDA, he’s toured through Michigan, Tennessee, and Louisiana teaching high school students and dance teams and has also taught at Baton Rouge Magnet High, and Broadmoore, McKinley middle, and Sherwood Middle in their dance programs. and has taught for teams and studios such as Tari’s and Powell Moise Schools of Dance. He is the resident choreographer for the Dutchtown High School “Griffin Girls'', McKinley High School “Blue Diamondz”, and has coached the McKinley Middle “Mustang Magnets.” Through OMC’s guest artist residency program Julian has worked with nationally known choreographers such as Christian Von Howard (NY), Pavel Zustiak (NY), John Allen (UT), and Lindsey Dietz Marchant (NY) in ensemble and solo works and independently with Jennifer Holliday (TX). For the internationally recognized Debbie Allen (Fame) Julian performed in several productions including  Derek’s SongsBrothers of the Knight, and All the Right Moves. He grew up in Baton Rouge and received training through Tari’s School of Dance (teen/senior company), Jeffie Jean Dance Studio, and Progressions Dance along with OMC. Currently he is the interim dance instructor in the Episcopal School Baton Rouge and a member of Nyama Contemporary Dance Company. This is Julian’s 5th season with the company.