Nekeshia Wall, of Greensboro, NC, graduated from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a Bachelor of Arts in Dance and African American Studies. In 2016, Wall completed her Masters of Fine Arts in Choreography at Hollins University in collaboration with Kunstlerhavs Mousontvrm and The Frankfurt University of Music and Performing Arts, with support from The Dresden Frankfort Dance Company. Since then she has joined the UNC Greensboro, Winston Salem State University and North Carolina Central University dance department’s as an adjunct teaching Traditional West African dance, Introduction to Dance, Contemporary dance, and Movement in Theatre.
Definition of Ne-ke-shia Wall
dancer, creator, choreographer, artist, dreamer, activist, warrior
Matriarch Dance Co. exists to empower women of all ages to discover their strength and purpose through dance training, performance, and positive mentorship.
telling HERstory: to project the voice of the woman through performance, embodied learning, and community development
mentHERship: to build relationships that empower young girls and women to feel confident, whole, and capable of anything.