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Bilal Simpson
Bilal is a Charlotte, North Carolina Native who began dancing at the age of 10 formally at Fletcher School of Dance first studying Hip-Hop and secondly Ballet. In 2004 attended Northwest High School of the Arts with a focus of Ballet. Also in 2004 Bilal joined BB Dance Productions and afterwards Miss Donnas School of Dance where he began to compete at dance competitions. Bilal won several 1st overalls and platinum high scored awards and 4 titles. During High School Bilal began to dance professionally with the NBA and WNBA Dance Team. Shortly after, Bilal began to start his own journey exploring choreography and winning awards at several dance competitions and opened the door to choreographing throughout the state of North Carolina. In 2005 Bilal moved to Philadelphia, PA to attend University of the Arts where he studied Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Horton, Graham, Limon, Dunham and several other forms of dance. Shortly after relocating Bilal began to teach at Dshay Academy of Dance Arts which opened the door to several other opportunities; Teaching at Progressive Center for Dance; and Dance Workshops for studios such as Straight to the Pointe Dance Studio and Triplett Dance Academy. In 2009 Bilal joined Grace Dance Theater, a grass roots Dance Company that is Horton based and still currently resides there. Bilal became a resident choreographer for all the 3 company levels, GDT, GD2, and Training Company of Grace. Bilal has had the opportunity to work with prestigious choreographers and artists such as Mia Micheals, Abby Lee Miller, Dale Lamb, Dee Caspary, Travis Wall and Anthony Burrell.





 
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