Karl Watson, Instructor

Karl Watson began dancing in Cleveland, Ohio. He attended Butler University, earning his B.F.A. cum laude in Dance Performance and a History Minor in 2012. In addition to his studies at Butler, Karl attended intensives at Houston Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Doug Varone & Dancers, and Springboard Danse Montreal. Following his graduation, Karl danced with Luna Negra Dance Theater and Visceral Dance Chicago. In 2016, Karl relocated to Seattle to join Whim W'him, directed by Olivier Wevers. Karl has taught dance since his senior year of high school. In Chicago, he was on faculty at Visceral Dance Center and was an instructor at Lou Conte Dance Studio. Karl was also the Associate Director of Visceral Studio Company. Karl's professional performance and teaching career has allowed him to experience dance throughout the world.