Manwe started his dance career at an early age. Coming from a family of artists, Manwe learned from some of the best teachers in the country. After graduating from the School of the Arts in San Francisco, Manwe returned to New York to continue studying his craft. He attended the Alvin Ailey School where he trained for three years in Horton, Graham, ballet, and jazz. Since performing in his first music video at the age of fifteen, Manwe has worked with artists such as: Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson, Liza Minelli, Destiny’s Child, Debelah Morgan, and Amerie, to name a few.