Portrait of Blake Nellis

Darrius Strong is a Twin Cities based choreographer, dancer and educator whose creative work has been chosen for the Walker Arts Center Choreographers Evening, Rhythmically Speaking, The American College Dance Festival, The University of MN Dance Theater and was featured in the New Griots Festival at the Phoenix Theater, Minneapolis. Darrius has created works for Threads Dance Project, Flying Foot Forum, Alternative Motion Projects, St. Olaf College, Macalester College, Hamline University, St. Paul Conservatory Performing Arts, and many more high schools in Minnesota. He also shared two evenings of work titled "Ipseity" and more recently, "Access Granted". Strong served as a 2016 Sage award Panelist and developed his own dance company STRONGmovement in 2015.