Dani Mattar


DANI MATTAR, was raised in Flint, MI and graduated from Western Michigan University in April of 2013 with a BFA in Dance. There, she worked with choreographers such as Willy Shives, KT Nelson, Lauren Thompson Hall, Eddy Ocampo, and Robyn Mineko Williams. Within her last couple of years at WMU, Dani was selected as the 2013 Presidential Scholar in the Department of Dance, as well as one of eight dance majors to study abroad for three weeks in the summer of 2012 in Taipei, Taiwan and Chengdu, China through the College of Fine Arts Global Initiatives Grant. She has been involved with two organizations, including the Orchesis Dance Society as President in 2012-13 and Hip Hop ConnXion Michigan as captain in 2010-13. After graduation, Dani booked three contracts with Cedar Point in Ohio; As a dancer for both the summer of 2013 and 2014 in “Luminosity: Ignite the Night”, and also as a dancer for the fall of 2013 in “Sideshow: A Carnival of Magic”. She moved to New York City to live with her twin sister, Katie. Both appeared in a Cold-EEZE commercial with NBTV Studios in the summer of 2015, and later signed with Bloc Talent in January of 2016. After working a few acting and modeling gigs throughout the year, the Mattar twins booked a contract together in Japan performing Spirit Productions’ “Broadway Christmas Wonderland” during the holiday season. Both sisters performed two contracts with Royal Caribbean Cruise Line together, as well as perform in the Shanghai Prada Fashion Show in the spring of 2019. Now, Dani is performing on her dream cruise ship, Royal’s Anthem of the Seas, as a dancer/aerialist!

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