Naomi Southwell


Naomi Southwell is a Brooklyn teen with a love for the performing arts.  Naomi began as a recreational dancer at 3 years old and at age 9 began pre-professional training with the Alvin Ailey Junior Division.  Naomi is a diverse learner who enjoys exploring all genres of dance from ballet to forms such as waacking and popping.  Her biggest influencers are her teachers at Alvin Ailey, DeShawn “DaPrince” Hawthorne, Miles Keeney, Marc Royale, and Jona Biddle.  Naomi has done work for Universal Kids and Fox Family Entertainment. She also appears in the music video for The Teskey Brothers’ hit song “So Caught Up.” Naomi has performed live for House of Exile for EXPG LDH, at the US Open Arthur Ashe Kids Day, the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and at Madison Square Garden as a former member of the New York Knicks City Kids Dancers.  Outside of dance Naomi is an animal lover who loves to read, bake, collect stuffed animals, and hang out with friends.

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