Are you the capital’s hottest urban dancer? Here’s your chance to find out.
Nike Dance Clash will unearth the best female urban dancer in London. It is an opportunity for dancers to show off their skills before a judging panel which comprises one of the world’s most elite urban choreographers, Luther Brown, and professional dancer, Sofia Boutella. Luther Brown is renowned for working with Brandy, Alicia Keys, Kelis and is currently working with P Diddy. Professional dancer and Nike athlete Sofia Boutella is famous for her contortionist-style dancing in Madonna’s ‘Hung Up’ video clip and on her ‘Confessions’ tour.
The audition process kicks off on Wednesday 1st August at NikeTown London. A weekend of auditions will then be held this weekend (4th and 5th of August) at Stratford Circus, East London, where competitors will battle it out for a place in the final.
The Nike Dance Clash final will be held at Cirque, Leicester Square (formerly called The Hippodrome) on Friday 17 August 2007.
The ultimate winner of Nike Dance Clash will win an exclusive 12-month athlete contract with Nike which will support their dance career. Current Nike Dance athletes include Sofia Boutella and Kymberlee Jay who starred in Nike’s ‘Tell Me I’m Not An Athlete’ TV campaign. Kymberlee will also be opening her own dance studio in London this summer.
For full event details including dates and times of auditions, visit www.bebo.com/nikedanceclash and make sure you check back regularly as the site will follow every step of the competition.