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16 Nov 2014 / in Workshops

 

Andre Cosmic first time in Slovakia / Jamaica

  • Elite Team Dancers
  • Dancer / Choreographer / Dance Instructor / Artiste

Born at the Jubilee Hospital in Kingston Jamaica, Andre Madden at age 6 went to live with his Aunt in St. Thomas, where he discovered his natural talent of dancing and also DJ’ing. In grade 5 at WhiteHall Primary School he won Champion boy in athletics and continued doing track and field up to High School. Being one of the top runners, Andre represented his school at boys Champs and Carifta Finals. Although he was good in athletics, his passion was truly dancing. At Jamaica Day in 2002 he entered a school dance competition and decided to take up dancing professionally. After entering the JCDC Schools Competition and advancing to the finals, his group was hired to perform at a Heroes Day Concert in Morant Bay, where he received his first pay cheque as a dancer. Crazy Squad then became one of the best dance groups in St. Thomas. Andre had bigger dreams and decided to leave the group to join Cosmic Dancers, which had 5 members at the time and were the more popular and established dance group in Jamaica and not in just one parish.

His dance career fell right into place as Andre moved to Kingston in 2008 and has been doing big things in the entertainment industry ever since. He is one of the founding members of the Popular Jamaican Dance Group ‘Elite Team’. Andre is also an Official Member and Dance Instructor at DanceJa Talent and Entertainment Organization and worked with College Lifestyle at special events. As a solo dancer he was nominated Best New Dancer in 2010, Dancer of the Year in 2011 and Favorite Dancehall Teacher in 2012 Instructor the Annual DanceJa Awards. His group Elite Team won the Award “New Group of The Year 2011” at Stone Love Awards. In 2012 Andre traveled to Russia on a Cultural Exchange Program to do lectures and workshops about Dancehall at True Jamaican Camp with over 70 participants.

In 2013 he embarked on a Solo Tour called The “Verb It” Dancehall Tour in Russia and Europe. He did Dancehall Workshops, Lectures, Performances and Judging in 9 Countries including Russia, Sweden, Finland, Germany Spain, Denmark, Estonia Italy and Poland.

Andre is more than just a dancer, choreographer and dance instructor, He recorded his first official song in 2011 for Elite Team’s dance move called “Team Up” and another in 2012 called “Move and Gweh. Andre plans to take his career as a recording artiste seriously, while fulfilling is passion to dance and entertain everyone locally and internationally.

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Anet Antošová – Tweking for the first time in Slovakia

Czech Republic

Biography
Anet is a professional choreographer, dancer, dance lecturer and student of the Faculty of Physical Education and Sports of Charles University Prague. She is known as the Queen of Czech Twerk because she was the first who started to teach this dance style in Czech Republic. She also majors in dancehall, MTV Style and street dance styles in general. She is a searched –for dancer of numerous musical and theatre projects, as well as TV shows and concert tours.

http://anetantosova.com/en/about/

 

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Rodrig Dibakoro first time in Slovakia / France

Biography
From Senegal as a BBOY from La smala CRew NOW AS DANCEHALL DANCER AND TEACHER , WORK WITH MANY DANCER , LIKE CAMRON ONE SHOT JIFF AND OTHER , NOMINATED in DANCEHALL AWARD IN JAMAICA.

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Blacka Di Danca first time in Slovakia  / USA

 

Biography
One of the most popular and innovative choreographers of today’s dancehall scene in the USA is Brooklyn-based Blacka Di Danca. Blacka has already performed at stage shows, festivals and carnivals across the United States, Europe, Canada and Hawaii. He has been on multiple tours, domestic and international with Collie Buddz as well as a brief tour with Major Lazer. He recently choreographed Major Lazer’s latest music video “Lose Yourself” featuring Moska and RDX in Kingston, Jamaica.

In 2008, Blacka won the title of “Dancehall King” at Binghamton University’s Annual Carnival and later went on to be featured in six music videos for his dancing, including Busta Rhymes’ “Twerk It” remix video featuring Nicki Minaj and Pharrell. In July of 2010, Blacka performed on National Television with Mr. Vegas andNew Kingston on the CBS Early Show. In November of 2010, Blacka taught his first dancehall class at NYC’s Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT). In December of 2010, Blacka won the title of of “Champion of Champions” in NYC’s Dance-A-Rama competition.

Blacka currently tours as a choreographer throughout Europe, Canada, Mexico and the United States teaching dancehall workshops. Over the summer of 2013, Blacka was featured as a choreographer on cablevision’s FUSE TV for the television show “The Hustle After-party”. Blacka’s photo was featured on the Beats by Dre website, and he has been featured in magazines and billboards in Siberia as well as newspapers in Jamaica. Blacka continues to add new projects and endeavors very often.

Blacka has been in the dancehall scene for 10 years and has proven to be consistent in all of his efforts. Dancehall is his passion. His vision is to spread the art of dancehall dancing to global measures through love, hard work and dedication.

https://www.facebook.com/blackadidancaofficial/info

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