Hip hop evolved on the streets and gave people a voice to express themselves. Today it is taught in many schools and performed in clubs, music videos and on TV programs such as So You Think You Can Dance, Holland’s got Talent, America’s best Dance crew. Hip hop is very rhythmic and involves a lot of footwork, bouncing and movement of hips and upper body. Step to the dancefloor and dance non-stop!
Originally from Manchester, England Martin Barnes started his career at the age of 21 choreographing and dancing for ISH and De Kiss Moves. He danced in many theater tours and projects in the Netherlands and in Miami, Florida. In 2014 he danced on Broadway with the show HyperISH. Now he freelances in the commercial industry for Nike, Converse, The Voice of Holland, etc. So, if you also want to dance on TV-shows, behind artists or perform at events, make sure not to miss this hip-hop class!