Nia-Amina Minor is a performer, teaching artist, and screen dance filmmaker from South Los Angeles. She began dancing at the Debbie Allen Dance Academy and received her BA in Communication with a minor in Film and Media Studies from Stanford University. Nia-Amina received her MFA in Dance from the University of California. In addition to performing at RedCat and Jacob’s Pillow, she was a faculty member at Saddleback Community College and Cypress College and a former arts administrator with San Francisco Ballet, Alonzo King LINES Ballet, and Heidi Duckler Dance Theatre. Nia-Amina is also the co-founder of a movement-based collective called No)one Art House based in South L.A. This is her second season with Spectrum Dance Theater.