Guest Instructors

At DanZa, we are proud to have hosted and collaborated with the following artists and guest instructors, to bring our students immersive and diverse dance experiences.

 

Poster for Origins: Female Dancehall Workshop with Tawni Krystal

Tawni Krystal

Tawni joined us for our last Open House following which she hosted an amazing 2-hour workshop honouring the history of Jamaican Female Dancehall. Students learnt foundations, fun variations and awesome choreo — all in a safe, positive and encouraging environment. (more…)

Izo Dreamchaser

Isaac joined us for our last open house, following which he taught Afrobeats Choreo Workshop on Oct 28, 2018. Fast paced, intrinsic choreography and exquisite displays of musicality is what students experienced in this beginner friendly comprehensive 2-hour workshop taught by the one and only Izo Dreamchaser of AfroBeat Dance Vancouver.

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Boris

Born in Paris, Bison has been raised in the African environment, surrounded by music and dance all his life. He developed a strong interest for dance early, as he danced with his family. After years of using dance, from Hip-Hop to Salsa, as forms of expression, freedom and recreation, he decided to focus his passion and training in AfroBeats and Kizomba in order to share his passion with future students, with care, humour and a never fading smile. (more…)

Bhangralicious

Amreen, from Bhangralicious, will be offering a Free Bhangra/Bollywood Dance Workshop at DanZa Productions.
This free choreography-based workshop is for anyone who wants to have fun while they get a great cardio workout! Inspired by the traditional high-energy folk dances from the northwestern region of India, this workshop promises you a true Bollywood experience.

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Ab and Saya

DanZa Productions partnered up with Kiztopia – Vancouver Urbankiz Weekender to offer a Progressive UrbanKiz Workshop on Saturday, March 17th from 12-2pm.

Ab Kizz has won 2 gold medals in UrbanKiz & SensualKiz at the 2018 North American Kizomba Olympiads. Our students had the perfect opportunity to learn about UrbanKiz from the electrifying Saya & Ab, who taught the basic steps in the first hour and intermediate variations in the second hour. (more…)

Kleen Prinz

Our last summer workshop, “Up and Running” Dancehall Aerobics Weekend offered students a unique immersive experience into Dancehall culture. Special guest instructor and Jamaican artist Orlando, aka Kleen Prinz gave students lessons in the roots, and grooves of Dancehall music and dance. The DanZa Productions team is pleased that those who joined us got their fitness moves to improve health, achieve mental clarity and heighten body awareness.

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