Cecil Neal is a black man in a white shirt. He is smiling at the camera.

Cecil Neal

Teaching Artist & Choreographer


Cecil Neal is a Talented Professional Dancer from Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada. He currently resides in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He has always had a passion for being physically active in life, from sports like basketball, track and field, and football to movement such as ballet, modern, Krump, and breaking. Cecil has always been on the go. “I aspire to inspire as many as I can! Whether it’s through performing, teaching, etc.” Cecil is an active community member, a teacher, a dancer, a student of the game, and a choreographer with years of experience with Krump, hip hop, breakdancing, contemporary modern, ballet animation, etc! He’s currently teaching around the Twin Cities through companies like Young Dance and Hot House Dance Studios. He was also inducted to teach Krump at the University of Minnesota this fall! Alongside his team (Meridians Movement company) they’re preparing for a festival called “Something outta Nothing,” which aims to debut in November! Cecil is also studying to get his Certification for Certified Personal Training (CPT) through the National Association of Sports Medicine (NASM).

2023–24 Session Teaching Roster: Hip Hop
Photo by Reid Jarvi