About Quincy Junor
Quincy A. Junor, (New York, USA) is a native of Guyana, South America, he started his training under the direction of his mentor Gloria Moylan. He is a graduate of F. H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts(The Fame School) and he holds a BFA in Dance from SUNY Purchase Conservatory of Dance. He has attended Brooklyn Music School, The Ailey School, and Perry-Mansfield Performing Arts School–all on full scholarship. Mr. Junor has been awarded the Dr. Marvin & Carol Eiger scholarship in Dance and is a Richard & Mica Hadar Scholar in Dance.
In 2002 & 2003, he was a finalist in the National Fine Arts Competition for Liturgical Dance. In 2004, he was the recipient of the National YoungArts Foundation award in choreography for his work The Chase. He has choreographed for Genesis Dance Company, Purchase Repertory Theatre’s production of Derek Walcott’s The Odyssey, and for the Neuberger Museum of Art, and was the Resident Choreographer for Teatromania Acting Company from 2004-2007, where he also went to Italy as part of their Artist in Residence program to teach and set a few of his works. He has also appeared on television in PBS/BBC’s t.v. special The Secret Life of The Brain and in a Public Service Announcement for NYC H.S. of The Performing Arts.
Mr. Junor was invited to perform Mark Morris’ Gloria and Lauri Stalling’s The Great Quiet at The Kennedy Center and at the Hong Kong International Dance Festival, along with the Purchase Dance Corps. He has also performed for Dove, Stellar, and Grammy Award winning Gospel Artists Alvin Slaughter and Dr. Pastor Marvin Sapp. Mr. Junor has performed works by Alvin Ailey, Robert Battle, Pat Catterson, Patricia Dye, Troy Powell, Kevin Wynn and Nathan Trice. He has also performed for Errol Grimes Dance Group and Lane & Co. and was a member of Genesis Dance Company, SYREN Modern Dance and Riedel Dance Theatre. In 2009 Mr. Junor relocated to Berlin, Germany, where he continued to work commercially. He was casted by Spanish production company Petra Garmon in their commercial for the Gat Hotel.
He then went on to become Choreographic Assistant and dancer for choreographer Jeremy Wade for rock electric singer Peaches on her production of Peaches Does Herself at the Hebbel Theatre(HAU I). Which was later produced into a film which was presented at the Toronto International Film Festival(TIFF) and the 63rd Berlinale Film Festival. From 2010-2012 he worked for TUI Cruises GmbH cruise-liner Mein Schiff I & II, first as a performer then as Junior Choreographic Manager where he collaborated as a choreographer for their production Qi: On The Sea. Mr. Junor was also a guest performer with Just Live Dance Productions, Nature Theater of Oklahoma at HAU I, Philipp Arnoldt Photography for the music video Bong Ma and for music band Bonaparte on their Summer 2014 tour. He also teaches the Martha Graham technique at Balance 1 Tanz Academy. As an Event Manager, Mr.Junor has helped to organize the Berlin Dress 0.1 at Platoon Berlin Kunsthalle with Your Moms Agency, the Promotion Party for ES Collection Berlin Mens line at GMF, and the film premier party for Under Electric Cloud at the 2015 Berlinale. Mr. Junor was casted as an extra in the upcoming Luc Besson film The Lake, the hit US tv series Homeland, and the new Marvel feature Captain America 3: Civil War. He co-directed the music video Lass doch mal das C weg for independent German rapper RO!
Quincy has choreographed for Universal Records recording artist Simonne Jones on her new music video Gravity. Most recently he has danced for singer Della Miles for her tv special for TV Berlin and as a featured dancer for the new DEKA Investment Bank commercial directed by Tim Löhr. Most recently, Mr. Junor was a featured dancer for the new tv series Babylon Berlin(Season 1, Episode 5) choreographed by Julia Fidel and Nasser Martin-Gousset.
Featured Dancer, Babylon Berlin/Season 1, Episode 5, Berlin, DE— Fall 2016
Choreography By: Julia Fidel & Nasser Martin-Gousset
DEKA Commercial (werbung) Director: Tim Löhr, Berlin, DE—Spring 2016
Guest Artist, With Musician Bonaparte, Berlin, DE– Summer 2014
Guest Artist, Nature Theatre of Oklahoma, HAU I, Berlin, DE — Summer 2013
Dancer & Singer
Dancer & Junior Choreographic Manager, TUI Cruises GmbH, Berlin, DE — 2010-2012
Dancer, Assistant Ballet Master, & Assistant to Head of Choreography Director
Production of Peaches Does Herself, HAU I, Berlin, DE — 2010 & 2011
Dancer, Dance Captain & Assistant to Choreographer Jeremy Wade
Petra Garmon Production Company, Berlin/Spain — Fall 2010
Dancer in commercial for Gat Hotels
Peaches Christ Superstar U.S. & Canada Tour– Winter 2010
Dancer & Dance Captain Dancer
SYREN Modern Dance, New York, NY (USA) — 2008-2009
Repertory: Abravanel; Dig; Pelléas et Mélisande; The Naming; The Leaves are Fading
All works by Director Kate Mehan
Dancer, Reidel Dance Theatre, New York, NY (USA) — 2008-2009
Repertory: Ukranian Eggs: Terrible Tales of Tragedy and Allegory; The Divine Comedy.
All works by Director Jonathan Reidel
Conservatory of Dance at Purchase College, New York, NY (USA) – Bachelor of Fine Arts, 2004-2008
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music, Art, & Performing Arts, New York, NY (USA)–
High School Diploma, 2000-2004
Alvin Ailey American Dance Center, New York, NY (USA) — Scholarship Student, 2001-2003
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