We are so lucky to not have just one guest instructor in town but TWO of the biggest Dancehall influencers!
We warmly welcome CAT PWITI AKA KITTY CAT from Jungle City studios and the founder of Burncity Queenz and all the way from Jamaica CHUBY DICE leader of Black Dice!
$40 per workshop
$65 for both
Private lessons are available
STYLISH MOVES with Kitty Cat
DANCEHALL EVOLUTION with Chuby Dice
Founder of Burncity Queenz (Melbourne’s first official Dancehall dance group), and Jungle City studios has been directing, managing, coordinating, choreographing, dancing, performing, and supporting countless creative projects, groups, events, and festivals for over a decade in her home town of Melbourne, Australia. She has travelled all around the world discovering different dance styles and ways of expression through movement, starting off in a variety of Hip Hop styles such as Poppin and Breaking, but it wasn’t until taking a Dancehall class in London that she knew she finally found her soul as a dancer.
Since then her passion and love for street dance culture has been her driving force and over the years has blessed her with the opportunity to work alongside amazing people and project. In 2014 Cat founded the first annual True Jamaican Dancehall tour – bringing Latonya Style (CEO of DanceJA) to Australia to deliver the first ever authentic Jamaican Dancehall workshops on our shores. In the same year her personal Dancehall dream came true when she finally took the journey to Jamaica and became the first Australian in history to enter the International Dancehall Queen competition.
Some highlights of her dance journey include;
- featuring in music videos by artists such as: Drumsound and Bassline Smith (while being 4 months pregnant); Yung Warriors; G-Star Boyz; and Stone Bwoy to name a few.
- Supporting legendary Dancehall and Afro-Beats artists including; Cecile, Demarco, Guppy Ranks, Leftside, Elephant Man, Beenie Man; Iyanya; Stone Bwoy; Junior Vohn; Naija Bad Girl Maheeda; Koredo Bello; and Bracket;
-Working on creative projects and performances featured in a variety of festivals including Melbourne Fringe, Melbourne Festival, Moomba, Australia Day Celebrations, White Night Festival, Wide Open Spaces, Johnston Street Hispanic Festival, Brunswick Street Festival, Seven Sisters Festival, Dancing Ground, First Friday Dance.
Leader of highly acclaimed Jamaican dancehall group Black Dice hailing from Spanish Town, Jamaica. Chuby has been dancing professionally for over five years. Recognised as a new skool group with the flow and groove of the old skool Chuby has lead his team through a wave of great achievements such as: dancing in music videos for big name artists such as Busta Rhymes and Vybz Kartel featuring in the recently released 'King of the Dancehall' movie produced by Nick Cannon.
Since 2015 Chuby has been a dance instructor for the internationally renowned dance and entertainment company Dance Jamaica (DanceJA) and taught dancers from across the world hugely popular steps such as 'Fly Pass Dem', 'Ova Dweet' and 'Summa Kick'.
His current project with John Bling (Black Blingaz) 'Swing it' is a new dance craze sweeping Jamaica street parties and dance floors world wide building the Black Dice brand across the international Dancehall community and beyond.
-Shawn Storm 'Party Nice'
- King of the Dancehall Movie
- Busta Rhymes & Vybz Kartel - 'Girlfriend'
-Top 10 Boom Baddadan 2017
- World Reggae Showcase 2017
Register online or at reception today!
What a massive day this is going to be!