Justin Jones is a Minneapolis based dancer, choreographer, sound designer and sometimes podcast-producer. He has danced in choreography by Body Cartography Project, Chris Schlichting, Dylan Skybrook, Morgan Thorson, Karen Sherman, Chris Yon and was a member of Tere O'Connor Dance Co. from 2001-2004. His choreography has been presented in Minneapolis at Bryant Lake Bowl, Red Eye, The Southern Theater and the Walker Art Center; in New York at The Thalia, LaMama Etc., Sarah Lawrence, EMPAC and has been a sometimes visitor to CATCH!. He has a BFA in dance from NYU, is the recipient of the 2007 McKnight Fellowship for Choreography and was awarded a 2003 NYFA Fellowship for Performance Art/Multidisciplinary work for his work with Chris Yon. Justin creates sound design for his own choreography and for other dance makers including Ivy Baldwin, Body Cartography Project, Chris Schlichting and Chris Yon. Justin is also the Host/Producer of TALK DANCE a now-and-then podcast interview series about dance created for the Walker Art Center's Walker Channel: www.walkerart.org/channel/genre/dance/type/audio. Justin spends his days teaching preschool at Temple Israel Early Childhood Center and working as Artisic Associate and Dance Educator for Young Dance, a 2014 Sage Award winning youth modern dance company and school.