Gabriel Mata

Adult Program Faculty

Gabriel Mata (pronounced: gah-bryehl mah-tah) is a Mexican American dance choreographer, educator, and performer based in Washington DC. He received his Masters in Fine Arts – dance from the University of Maryland – College Park. Mata’s teaching stems from concert dance (Limón and contemporary ballet) along with cultural and communal dance forms such as disco, western country line dancing, and ballet folklórico. He has taught at American University, University of Maryland – College Park, Coppin State University, and the John Hopkins Peabody Institute.