It is not often we have the privilege of having Matt Steffanina teach in New York City. Check out his latest piece to Down in the DM by Yo Gotti at Broadway Dance Center in New York, NY!
About Matt Steffanina
Matt Steffanina grew up in Virginia and began breakdancing with a friend in high school. His interest in dance spread to hip hop and after displaying his choreography in a local talent competition he became the head choreographer of a hip hop dance crew and was brought on to coach several competitive dance teams. After relocating to Los Angeles in 2010, he quickly began working in the commercial industry dancing for artists such as Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Jermaine Jackson, Snoop Dogg, DJ Tiesto, Busta Rhymes and Tyga. Matt also performed on shows like So You Think You Can Dance, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, and choreographed for TV and commercials overseas.
Matt has also made a big impact online through his YouTube channels and social media. With over 60 MILLION views and over 400,000 subscribers he’s been able to connect with dancers all over the world. Combining the ability to reach millions of dancers with his passion for teaching he created Dance Tutorials LIVE in 2012. The mission of the company is to bring free online tutorials to dancers around the world that dream of going pro. In it’s first year, Dance Tutorials LIVE got over 10 MILLION views and praise from magazines and dance companies nation wide.
Matt teaches weekly hip hop classes at Millennium Dance Complex and IDA Hollywood in LA. He spends much of the year teaching master classes around the world and also teaches a ‘Business For Dancers’ course for the IDA Certificate Program.