Beyonce's Backing Dancers Les Twins To Host Dance Camp At Croatian Hip Hop Festival NEW YORKER FRESH ISLAND
For the second year NEW YORKER FRESH ISLAND FESTIVAL will partner with Atomic Dance Factory to create the Adria Dance Camp at this open air hip hop festival on the beach.
Alongside huge names in the rap and hip hop world who take to the mainstage at the festival - this year including Redman, Method Man, DMX, Pusha T and more - the dance camp will host workshops for revellers to learn the moves from the professionals, including the only male dancers on the Mrs Carter Tour, Les Twins.
About Les Twins - Identical twin brothers Larry and Laurent Bourgeois, known as Les Twins are a multi-talented phenomena and arguably the best dance duo in the world. Whether they are choreographing, performing, or teaching dance, their trademark - intensity and excitement, has spellbound audiences around the world. Les Twins' innovation and uniqueness is only surpassed by the renowned phenomenal musicality and the fluidity they bring to each piece. Working together with their incredible symbiosis and proven skills, they craft intricate dance routines, making the "impossible" possible. Les Twins' most recently have co-choreographed many numbers bringing a fresh new flavor to Beyoncé 2013 "The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour".
In 2011, Les Twins became YouTube sensations when their Yak Films video World of Dance San Diego went viral, receiving over 20 million hits. In March 2011, Les Twins won the prestigious international street dance competition Juste Debout (Hip-hop New Style division). In the same year Les Twins were feature dancers, performing in Cirque du Soleil's Michael Jackson's The Immortal Tour. In 2012, Les Twins reaffirmed their roots, and won the famous Freestyle Sessions Battle in Los Angeles, and Hip Hop International in Las Vegas. Both Larry and Laurent have appeared on national television around the world and been featured in numerous music videos.
Teachers at the Adria Dance Camp this year include:
creator of k.r.u.m.p, a dance style that is relatively new, but soon becomes very popular all over the world
he develops k.r.u.m.p and has been undefeated in street battles for over a decade
these endeavors brought him to such movies like "Stomp The Yard", "Be Cool" i "Step Up 4 'Revolution"
known as one of the top b-boys in the world
one of the lead roles in Step Up 5 'All In", also a choreographer
Justin Bieber "Beauty and the Beat" - Music Video and AMA performance - Dancer
the only male dancers at Beyonce's Mrs. Carter Show Tour
Jennifer Lopez collaboration
choreographer of Step Up 'Revolution"
NEW YORKER FRESH ISLAND FESTIVAL takes place from 23-25th July on the Croatian island of Pag. More at www.fresh-island.org. Media accrediatation for Fresh Island Festival: [email protected]
Besides a beautiful summer destination and amazing line-up, ADC 2014 gives participants the possibility to enjoy on beach workshops, watch movies at open-air cinema, dance on a boat party, participate in open air jams and party at the Fresh Island Festival.
Any further information can be found here www.adriadancecamp.eu
For media requests or to interview Les Twins please contact [email protected]
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