AT DANCEJA SKOOL WE OFFER EXTRAORDINARY DANCEHALL WORKSHOPS / MASTERCLASSES / PRIVATE CLASSES by TOP JAMAICAN DANCE INSTRUCTORS with the Real Street VIBE and ENERGY
SEE BELOW A LITTLE INFORMATION ABOUT OR TEACHERS WITH PHOTOS FROM RECENT DANCEHALL WORKSHOPS. SO FAR WE HAVE STUDENTS FROM FINLAND, RUSSIA, ITALY, SWEDEN, FRANCE, GERMANY, POLAND, TAIWAN, COLOMBIA, GREECE, AFRICA, JAPAN and more.:
LATONYA STYLE from First Class Dancers has over 15 years teaching experience. She is the Lead Teacher and CEO of Dance Jamaica. Her expertise is in Old and Middle Skool Dancehall Styles which she learned directly from the creators in the streets and “pon dem ends” and explains the creator and history of the steps she demonstrates. She is the creator of her own Stylish Moves (Dancehall Style with a touch of Class and Confidence and is versatile in Male and Female Steps.
ANDRE COSMIC is the leading member of Elite Team. He is one of the most Popular and in-demand Jamaican Dancers in the streets and on the International Scene. His hardcore dancehall workshops are full of vibe and energy with a taste of old/middle skool plus Elite Team’s exciting and unique Steps
SRI-LANKA RIFICAL is one of the most Authentic and Hardcore Dancehall Teachers. He teaches from his heart, the real feeling, energy and attitude of Dancehall. Creator of many World Renowned Dance Steps from his former group MOB and ones from his own Dance Group Rifical Team. He is also very experienced with all the Old Skool Dance styles.
KIMIKO VERSATILE has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Performance and Choreography. With her formal training of a wide variety of dance genres, plus her love and experience in the streets, she has created several dance moves and styles for the female dancers but as her name suggests she also does all the male steps and incorporate styles from both genders ino her choreography.
CRAIG from Black Eagle Dancers based in Linstead, St. Catherine is very unique, His Dancehall Workshop which is titled “Dancehall Evolution” describes the New and Interesting Styles created by members in his group. The styles are considered by many as an advanced level of Dancehall Dancing.
QUEEN LATESHA was crowned International Dancehall Queen in 2009 she was the first female to win that did real dance steps/boy style and not only a girly performance . With that said her workshops are mixed with Old and Middle Skool Steps by male dancers and of course lots of Queen Style, some she has created along with the real street vibes and attitude.
FAMOUS is a popular street dancer from the Colo Squad who was been around during Bogle’s time as a young youth. He is very experienced with Old and Middle School Dancehall and Teaches a lot of Colo Squad Styles as well as others.
GABBIDON is a popular street dancer and works with different dance groups such as Above A Dem Squad and Colo Squad, you often see him parring with Dancer Shakespear. He has a couple well-known dance steps that he created, but does a lot of steps created by other dancers in his workshops.
BOYSIE is the surviving member of Roses Crew in which Bogle was the leader. After 20 years of Dancing, Boysie taught his first Dance Class at DanceJa Studio in January 2014 and his teaching skills were very impressive. He taught the real Bogle Flavor as well as lots of old school steps.
BG DANCERS Koolaz and Damion are from the Community Burger Gully of Mountain View Road in Kingston… They are street Dancers who have been training to teach Dancehall for several months new. They have over 10 dance styles created by their crew members and teach these steps in their Workshops.
DHQ Sher (International DHQ 2012 and her Dance Partner DHQ Nickiesha are know for their acrobatic moves and tricks in many Dancehall Videos and in the Streets. They bring their raw talent into the studio by teaching girly, sexy, hardcore, styles, splits, headtops and routines to some of the hottest girl tunes.