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Maurice Mouzon Jr

Maurice is from Baltimore, MD. His first passion was football and baseball, but after being introduced to dance, he started his formal dance training at Baltimore School for the Arts at the age of 14. When he graduated, he continued his dance training at Purchase College at State University of New York. He attended summer intensives with Dance Theatre of Harlem, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Miami City Ballet.

  • Hometown: Baltimore, MD
  • Dancing Since: Age 14
  • Seasons with Charlotte Ballet: 2
  • Favorite thing to do on a day off: Hang out with friends and be adventurous 
  • Favorite role you’ve performed: Prince in the Nutcracker 
  • lf I weren’t dancing, I’d be: A football or baseball player. 
  • Advice for aspiring dancers: Stay positive, never give up and never let anyone tell you “you can’t”