DHK SHORTMAN (FORMERLY ‘SHORTMAN EVERHYPE’)
DANCER, ENTERTAINER, PROMOTER, TEACHER, CHOREOGRAPHER
DHK SHORTMAN (Stefian Pereira) is a solo dancer. He was born in London Uk on 26/10/1988. His father is from Nigeria and his mother has Jamaican background but was also born and raised in the UK. He was more raised around Jamaican origin but also has some awareness about his African roots!
Since the age of 5 he has been dancing and progressed to Street-Dance from the age of 10 until he found the love for dancehall dancing at the age of 13. Dancehall has always been apart of his family as he was raised around music such as Lovers Rock, Culture, Reggae, Dancehall, etc. His mother used to be a dancer in; Funk, HipHop, Locking, StreetDance, Jazz etc, His granddad was a musician, his grandma used to be a backing singer in a group, and his aunties and uncles are also in the music business doing dancehall dancing (Talawah Dancers), DJing (DJ Juggla, Germany) etc, so music has been in his blood from birth!!
He has been known more from dancing as a Street-dancer from a young age, then progressing to dancehall dancing in clubs, shows and event all around Europe!
He is the creator of his dances called; SHIZZLE/ CHOPPER, WAVE-LENGTHS, SHIMMY, STAR-STRETCH, STREET-STEP, SWURVE, AMBITIOUS ETC.
He has won various awards such as;
★ (WHO OWNS THE DANCEFLOOR UK) – ‘BEST NEWCOMER’ 2008
☆ DANCEHALL DANCERS AWARDS UK 2009 WINNER FOR- BEST GROUP DANCER (EVERHYPE DANCERS)
★ DANCEHALL DANCERS AWARDS WINNER FOR BEST MALE DANCER 2009
☆ WINNER FOR OFFICIAL 2ND PLACE EUROPEAN DANCEHALL KING 2010 (Berlin, Germany)
★ DANCEHALL DANCERS AWARDS 2011- FOR MOST CREATIVE DANCER
HE is an ambitious, open-minded, versatile, unique, creative dancer and has had alot of years experience dancin and performing in front of 1000’s of people.
HE has experienced different styles/ types of dancing such as; African, Jazz, Contempory, Hip-Hop, Street Dance etc. He has performed not just in the UK, but in places such as; Germany, Italy, Switzerland, France etc.
Formerly an Everhype Dancers member from 2005-2009, he has become popular over the years locally & throughout Europe & overseas.
He has danced alongside dancehall veterans such as; CRAZYHYPE, SRI LANKA (M.O.B), MAD MICHELLE, CHICKEN & BEER, SAMPLE 6, SHELLY BELLY, DING DONG, UNIT RAVERS, DYEMA, DHQ SHER, HEADTOP ANEIKA, OVAMARS & MANY OTHER EUROPEAN DANCERS SUCH AS; CAMRON ONE-SHOT, DHQ AMZONE, KIM LA QUEEN, MAD MIKE, ISI GAL, DHQ CHRIS, STAINLESS CREW, JUMBI, DHQ MAGGI, DHQ AFRO, DHQ MAD ENGLISH, COOKIE-JAH, SUNA SUNA, ATIPA SQUAD, AAXIA, PRIMA CALI, FAYE POL etc.
Founder of #StarlightDancersUK, #StarlightInc and #DancehallAlliance, a dancehall movement containing: Dancers, DJ’s, Models, Designers etc.
Starlight Inc Members:
→ Scatty Natty (Dancer)
→ T-Bone (Dancer/ DJ)
→ Shutti(>_<)Eyez (Dancer) Dancehall Alliance Members: → DHK Shortman → Shutti(>_<)Eyez → Ashdon → Marlon → Natz ----------------------------------- Over the years, DHK Shortman promises to become a BIG, POSITIVE influence for the younger generation and inspire them to continue pushing dancehall dancing for the other upcoming generations. His main quote is; "ITS A DANCING TING, NOT A BADMIND TING!" A MESSAGE TO ALL DANCERS GLOBALLY!! ----------------------------------- CONTACT/ BOOKING DETAILS ☆TEL: +44 7944 700 128 ★INSTAGRAM: DHK_SHORTMAN ☆BBM PIN: 7AEC3FC2 ★FACEBOOK: DHK SHORTMAN UK-DANCER ☆TWITTER: @DHKSSTARLIGHT ★YOUTUBE: WWW.YOUTUBE.COM/STEFIAN ☆E-MAIL- STEFIAN.PEREIRA@SKY.COM ★SKYPE: SHORTMAN_EVERHYPE [gallery type="rectangular" link="none" ids="2406,2409"]