Hiphop/Lyrical with Vanessa
22 April, 2016
UQ Street Groove Hip Hop Urban Dance Society
Dance Style: Hip Hop/Lyrical
Location: Cupo Dance Studio (17 McLachlan Street, Fortitude Valley)
Date: Friday 22/4/16
Time: 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Dress Code: Something you can comfortably dance in!
This week the Street Groove community is welcoming another exciting new face to the teaching lineup, Vanessa! Vanessa is the director of VHUB Dance based at Cupo and a talented performer and choreographer. This week she’ll be teaching us some stunning hip hop choreography and getting us grooving it out to some of her favourite tunes. Don’t miss this opportunity to hone your dancing skills and learn choreography from a rising star on the Brisbane dance scene!
Make sure to bring along your UQ Street Groove membership card to show to our executive members at the studio and don’t forget water or a towel to beat the heat! You can get to the studio easily by bus: just catch a 66 to Cultural Centre Station and transfer onto either a 196, 199 or Blue Cityglider and ride into Fortitude Valley.
Check out some of Vanessa’s choreography on her YouTube channel!
======| WHO IS VANESSA |======
Vanessa has been dancing since the age of 5 and at 16 found her true passion in hip hop. She has been trained in a variety of styles including hip hop, lyrical, jazz and contemporary as well as popping, locking, break, afro jazz and dancehall, just to name a few. Her dance style can range between hard-hitting and highly energetic to smooth, soulful and emotional. Vanessa has been teaching in Brisbane and on the Gold Coast for 10 years at schools including Mad Dance House, ADPI, Raw Dance Company, Dynamite Dance Academy and Dance Force. Her talents have seen her tour around the country teaching and performing.
======| FREESTYLE JAMS |======
One whole class just isn’t enough?? Well stick around afterwards and join us for another hour of freestyle jams. It’s open for everyone to attend, Street Groove member or not, so come along, chill out and have a good time. Learn new dance techniques from one another and practice at your open pace to some funky beats. The jams so far have been off the charts!