Virginia Davis School of Dance is honored to offer a special Hip Hop Workshop with Suavé.
- $25.00: Saturday, March 2: 1:00 – 2:00 pm
- $35.00: Saturday, March 2: 2:00 – 3:30 pm
Age 15 & up:
- $35.00: Saturday, March 2: 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Call Virginia Davis School of Dance, 608-241-4988, to register. Workshop size is limited.
Born in London, England, Suavé has had the opportunity to perform and work with many different artists, groups and companies all over the world.
Suavé created the Hip Hop ConnXion, Hip Hop Force and Future Force dance troupes with the goal of developing talent and spreading a positive message to kids and adults in all communities through dance. He has also formed branches of the Hip Hop ConnXion in Chicago, Michigan and Indiana. The HHC has taken the highest honors at all levels, notably bringing home the Varsity Gold and Adult Silver medals in the 2006 USA Championships, and the Varsity Silver medal in the 2006 World Championships.
Suavé was one of the original members of Culture Shock-Chicago in 1998 and has appeared in various music videos and movies such as, Walt Disney’s ‘Just Visited’ with Christina Applegate, and as a specialist dancer in the hit movie, ‘SAVE THE LAST DANCE’. He was also hired as a dance coordinator as well as featured as a dancer and teacher in the movie, ‘DREAMS’ which he worked beside Dave Scott whose credits include ‘U Got Served’, ‘Stomp The Yard’ and ‘Step Up 3’.
He was the dance coordinator for one of the world’s biggest DJ’s, Bad Boy Bill, at the 2002 B96 Summer B-bash and performed in front of 60,000 people alongside artists such as P-Diddy, Nelly and Ja Rule. Suavé is also a performance coach to both movie stars, actors and recording artists having worked with talent such as Roshon Fegan from the television show , “Shake It Up” and the hit movie, “Camp rock” both from Disney, Jessy Schram (look her up on imdb.com for her credits) and upcoming singing sensation, Adero.
Suavé guest choreographs at numerous schools and universities and teaches hip hop master classes and workshops in the USA in states such as LA, Florida, Atlanta and much more. He has also been hired to teach around the world in countries such as Norway, China, Colombia, Ireland and England. At present he also guest instructs and judges for competitions in Illinois and overseas.
As the creator and producer of the largest annual urban dance showcase in Illinois called THE ONE, alongside producing other major dance shows, Suavé has established himself as one of the most respected leaders in the hip hop industry in the state and in the country.
Suavé has a unique style of teaching, personality, and versatility to work with all ages and skill levels, which has led him to be known as one of the best teachers in Chicago.