Cecilia Ferguson-Bell, originally from Louisville, KY, founded All the Pieces Matter Dance Project in 2012. This project offers master classes and workshops for youth dancers, as well as performance opportunities for seasoned professionals. Cecilia received her BFA in Performing Arts: Dance Concentration from Western Kentucky University where she was awarded the Doris Owen Dance Scholarship and the opportunity to perform with Balletto Di Civitavecchia in Italy. Since relocating to Chicago in 2007, Cecilia has performed as a freelance artist performing with Inaside Chicago Dance, NoMi Inc., Chicago Dance Crash, Winifred Haun and Dancers, and Thodos Dance Chicago. Recently, Cecilia was awarded the Grand Prize in College of DuPage’s Choreography Showcase and Competition and performed choreography by Jon Sloven in Kieler Woche Dance Festival in Kiel, Germany. Cecilia is currently the Youth Program Director at Visceral Dance Center where she teaches youth and adult classes and is also a choreographer and teacher for Artistry In Motion, a youth company in Des Plaines, IL.