Teaching Artist, Brad Matthews

          Brad Matthews           Teaching Artist

 Brad Matthews has been a Certified Athletic Trainer with the Center for Sports Medicine in the field of Athletic Training and Sports Medicine since 1980. He has eight years experience as teacher/coach for competitive women’s gymnastics in the U.S. and Canada, and twelve years experience as a competitive figure skater and working with competitive figure skaters.

Mr. Matthews has been the athletic training/sports medicine consultant for the California Ballet Company and Junior Company since 1991. He teaches Body Dynamics for the California Ballet School and personal coaching/training classes. An avid photographer and videographer, he donates much of his time and services for CBC productions.

California Ballet Association awards include the Presidential Award in 1995, the Johnny Jennings Award in 1996 & 1997 and the Director’s Tribute Award for 2006-07. Brad’s latest endeavor is as Athletic Trainer for the La Jolla Playhouse, assisting the casts of numerous productions. Mr. Matthews is the California Ballet’s Company Photographer and Videographer.