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The Twenty Twenty Master Class – Lyle Beniga

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WHAT:

The Twenty Twenty Master Class Series – Lyle Beniga

WHEN:

Wednesday, December 18th, 2013

  • Master Class 7:30pm-9:00pm
PRICE:

$25 (CASH ONLY AT THE DOOR)

Pre-register: http://twentytwentyworkshoporlando.weebly.com/

LOCATION:

RhythmX Studio (4081 LB McLeod, Ste. A, Orlando, FL 32811)

EVENT INFO:

VYB Dance in conjunction with Spectrum Entertainment, BNGA, and RhythmX is proud to present: The Twenty Twenty Master Class Series – Lyle Beniga

Lyle Beniga is coming to Orlando making a stop on the Justin Timberlake tour and will be teaching a master class.  This is a special event like none other.  No one will want to miss this opportunity to train and learn from Lyle Beniga.

Lyle’s credits include: Justin Timberlake, Usher, Jennifer Lopez, John Legend, Christina Aguilera, and more!

***PRE-REGISTER TODAY TO SECURE YOUR SPOT 
(Please note: There is a $1 convenience fee for Pre-Registration)

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Master Class with CrossBreed

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WHAT:

Master Class with CrossBreed

WHEN:

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

  • Master Class 7:30pm-9:00pm
PRICE:

$15

LOCATION:

VYB Dance Studio (1608 North 24th Street, Tampa, Florida 33605)

ARTIST BIO:

April Ross and Nova Jay are both young eccentric individuals that are talented beyond words! Together they go as “CrossBreed” where they collaborate on their talents and create masterpieces. April Ross is a professional dancer, model, and makeup artist and Nova Jay is a professional dancer and model as well and photographer.  Between the two they have quit the resume.  April is a trained dancer in all styles since the age of two and a former NBA Orlando Magic Dancer. Not only did she kill the court floor with her dance moves but she also has performed for the Maxim Magazine Super Bowl Party, Fantashique, Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy, Nike, Goldwell Hair, Verizon, the Outback Bowl Party,  Tampa Bay Buccaneers, member of the Miami Knockouts, and Premio lo Nuestro with artist Pitbull, Chino y Nacho, and Elvis Crespo.  April not only demands a stage but also a camera, she can be caught doing film work such as Papa Johns, Dillard’s, and Party City commercials. Print work as a model includes Capezio, Champion Sports Wear, RedBull, Nike, and Miami billboards for a up and coming artist Renegade Foxx.  Nova Jay is self taught and started dancing professionally when he booked his very first audition to tour with OutKast at the age of 14! Soon after experiencing life on the road he then toured with Sean Paul and Nina Sky.  Nova Jay has also worked around Florida in the theme parks Busch Gardens and Disney World. He has also been caught on television performing on MTV’s TRL, Music Awards, Made, and the original season of Americans Best Dance Crew with Enigma from Tampa. Not only had Nova Jay been a huge success in the dance industry but also trained and taught as a cheerleader of 5 years and trained in China as a 2nd degree black belt  in martial arts. The future for the two together is truly endless! Stay tuned and catch what this POWER COUPLE has to come as “CrossBreed!”

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Master Class with GEO (Christian Castillo & Ben Faustino)

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WHAT:

Master Class with GEO (Christian Castillo & Ben Faustino)

WHEN:

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2013

  • Master Class with Christian Castillo 7:30pm-8:30pm
  • Master Class with Ben Faustino 8:30pm-9:30pm
PRICE:

$15 / two classes

LOCATION:

VYB Dance Studio (1608 North 24th Street, Tampa, Florida 33605)

CREW BIO:

With backgrounds coming from U4ria Dance Company and Apocalypse Dance Troupe, Ben Faustino and Christian Castillo are a part of GEO currently fundraising to compete in World of Dance New Jersey on November 9, 2013.

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Master Class with Philip Wright

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WHAT:

Master Class with Philip Wright

WHEN:

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

  • Master Class 7:30pm-8:30pm
  • Master Class 8:30pm-9:30pm
PRICE:

$15 / two classes

LOCATION:

VYB Dance Studio (1608 North 24th Street, Tampa, Florida 33605)

ARTIST BIO:

He started dancing under the direction of Steve Cruz at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center at the age of 9 and never looked back. Beginning with African Dance and then studying under Ms. Eason, branching off into Lyrical, Modern and Contemporary Dance.

Being so close to Miami Beach he had plenty of opportunities to dance, sing and perform locally. He was just 12 years old when he got his first taste of TV, appearing on Wami on Miami with a group called Small Demands under the direction of Steve Cruz.

Philip would dance at school talent shows and joined a popular local group called the Skool Boyz where he was introduced to Street Hiphop. When the chance came to choreograph the high school dance team he jumped for it and found that he loved to teach and choreograph dance as well as perform. Taking this experience, he became a Hiphop teacher at a small studio in Homestead, FL, the Paramount Dance Studios.

More and more opportunities to perform came Phil’s way. An appearance on BET’s 106 & Park with Ft. Lauderdale based dance crew Vibe the Beat was followed by the chance to work with Zedric Bembry in 2003 as a dancer with 1st place act at Dance Fever, Live in Color. He toured the US with Live in Color, from New York to California and also performed on a mini tour with DJ Laz and Sito OnerRock in Texas.

Phil appeared on America’s Got Talent and the Miami Heat Audition Show. Eventually he would become a choreographer under Zedric Bembry for the Miami Heat Dance Team.

As his reputation in Miami grew the chance came to start his own classes, Phil’s Hiphop/Funk Class, at Peaches School of Dance where he is now a full time Hiphop teacher and choreographer. Local artists began using Phil’s talents for music videos and he choreographed in high schools. Flanagan, Pace and Ransom Everglades to name a few.

Working with Glenn Douglas Packard and Kehynde Hill at the Dance Utopia Agency, Philip was booked as a backup dancer for Brooke Hogan. He appeared with her on MTV’s Brooke Knows Best. Phil appeared in the movie Stomp the Yard II as a stepper/dancer after a successful audition in Atlanta, GA.

Phil has also worked on awards shows including Premio Lo Nuestro dancing behind famous Latin artists.

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Master Class with Ben Faustino

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WHAT:

Master Class with Ben Faustino

WHEN:

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

  • Master Class 7:30pm-8:30pm
  • Master Class 8:30pm-9:30pm
PRICE:

$15 / two classes

LOCATION:

VYB Dance Studio (1608 North 24th Street, Tampa, Florida 33605)

ARTIST BIO:

Ben Faustino became a professional dancer at the age of 19. Ben started teaching at U4ria Dance Studio, Studio 61, NTB Dance Studio, Street Jamz, Focal Point, Seans Dance Factory, and other studios. He was featured in various workshops, such as Asian Kaleidoscope in Gainesville, Tsunami Relief workshop in Tampa, Groove Central Philippines, and many more. As a part of U4ria Dance Company he has won 2nd place at “No Excuses”, placed 2nd at World of Dance Boston, and placed 1st at “No Excuses” 2013. He also competed at Hip Hop International 2012. He has also worked and toured with known Spanish artists in the industry such as Pee Wee, Chino y Nacho and other upcoming artists in the industry. Now he is a main choreographer for U4ria Dance Company and became part of a team called G.E.O.. Ben always look to inspire people through his craft and better himself to be the best at what he does.

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