Julian Hines has created a kaleidoscope of a path in his artistry for over 10 years in the Twin Cities and abroad. He's studied various genres of dance primarily focused on West African, Hip Hop and Step. Known for his membership in Voice of Culture Drum + Dance, where he trained and honed his craft in West African Dance. Abroad, Julian has taught, danced and held position as choreographer director for JAPAN ONE LOVE TOUR 日本, a concert tour to benefit Japan's Tsunami relief foundation. His own work has been featured in ROOTED: Hip Hop Choreographers Evening 2014, which soon followed his SAGE Award nomination for best ensemble Nostalgia in 2014. Currently, he's taking a change in pace, Julian has begun to hone skills and talents behind the curtain as stage manager and performer in the world premiere of Maia Maiden's Sistah Solo + Being Brothas and most recent Sage Award winning ROOTED: Five Year Anniversary 2015.