Amy has been dancing hip hop since a young age and grew up with West African culture and dance. She has been active with dancehall for several years, and also participated in workshops within the style. She has respect for both African and Jamaican culture and how these are conveyed in the dance. Amy is part of an Afro/Dancehall crew - Savag3 - and has performed with fusion of Afro and Dancehall at events like Roskilde Festival, Distortion, Dancehall Madness and for afrobeat and dancehall artists from abroad.
One of DK’s leading female hip hop and urban dancers and a graduate from one of the first years of the Hotstepper Dance Education. She has credits like CLASH CPH artistic director, The Nutcracker, judge at World Of Dance (WOD) DK, danced for hip hop legend Big Daddy Kane, performed at Ladies of Hip Hop (USA) and her choreography piece ANTS was selected for the SubUrban Dance Festival. She has won several battles including SDK Baltic, Urban Dance Meeting and Prop Challenge for Hip Hop Games DK 2 years in a row.
Anna is a respected dancehall dancer having both steps and a song named after her. She has won battles, arranged dancehall events including DK’s biggest dancehall event Dancehall Madness and she has her own dancehall group - Coo Yah Crew. She has danced for well known Danish artists like Nik & Jay, David Jay, Pharfar, Kaka, KNA Connected, Annella, Okay Funky and for Jamiacan artists like Richie Stephens and Chi Chi Ching. Anna is a Hotstepper Dance Education graduate, has been to Jamaica several times and has learned from some of the greatest Jamaican dancehall legends.
Artit has been dancing for 10 years and has completed the Hotstepper Dance Education. He has competed at several events and has won UDO, Kaufmann Cup, Hip Hop Unite, and 2nd place at Hip Hop international DK. Artit has also been dancing for Fazli, Top Gunn, OMEE and been assistant choreographer for We Loves The 90's Tour. He has several years teaching experience and has taught in Denmark, Thailand, Belgium, Sweden and Germany. Artit also runs his own dance video project focusing on the dance environment – AC PROJECT.
Brice moved to DK from USA and is an experienced dancer specialising in several hip hop styles. He has had a succesful career with credits including the world famous TV show So You Think You Can Dance USA, performing with Madonna and winning some of the world's biggest competitions: Hip Hop International USA, UK Champs, and KOD in China. In DK Brice has danced for Christopher and Danish Music Awards.
B-boy Catatau has been dancing and representing hip hop culture since 1996. He is a co-founder of Tsunami All Stars, an internationally respected crew that opened doors for Brazilian breakers. He has danced at world-famous events like International Battle of the Year, R16, Hip OPsession and judged in Brazil, Europe and Asia including regional qualifications for Battle of the Year, R16 and B-boy World. Catatau has had a successful career with experience ranging from modelling and music videoes to TV Shows and theatre with dance legends including Aktuel Force, Archie Burnnet and Slowmotion Phax. Today B-boy Catatau is part of Hotstepper and also takes part in various activities ranging from promotion to strategic planning.
Cathrine has taught at Hotstepper since 2015. After completing the Hotstepper Dance Education she was selected for private mentoring by Hotstepper co-founder Joel De Andrade due to her talent and passion. Cathrine has choreographed the opening show for the Danish Club Awards, danced for Kato, The Voice Concert, Isas Stepz tour, Microsoft, L'Oreál and Heineken Champions League in Tivoli. She was in the semi-finals for Denmark Got Talent, and in the traditional dance school competition leagues she has top positions at Europe and World Championships.
Emilio has been breaking for 14 years and is one of DK's best b-boys. He has won many battles and has been Danish breaking champion twice. He has won Hip Hop Games DK and overseas battles like Streetstar, Pop What U Got and Just Move It. He is in 2 of DK's best crews - Familia Loca and Villain State of Mind - and was a finalist in Denmark's Got Talent. Emilio also has credits like the Danish singer Christopher, hip hop legend DJ Static, Circus Summarum and theater shows throughout Scandinavia as well as China.
Joel has been dancing since 1989 and is the co-founder of Hotstepper. He is one of DK's hip hop pioneers and has always been working for the hip hop and urban dance scene both local and overseas. Since the 90's he has helped organize local events and in the late 90's started DK's first school with break, locking and popping. He has competed at some of the world's major battles winning the first Scandinavian Battle of The Year, crew finalist at UK B-boying Championships, semifinalist solo bboy at UK B-boy Championships and participated several times at International Battle Of The Year. He has also judged for Asian regional qualifiers of major battles including Battle of the Year, UK B-boy Champs, R16, Hip Hop International and Bboy World Asia. Joel has other credits like the hip hop legends Sugarhill Gang, Melle Mel, Kurtis Blow, Fugees and De La Soul - artists like Justin Timberlake, Punjabi MC and the Prodigy. Joel has danced in over 20 countries with a whole range of experiences from street corner sessions with local crews to commercial shows in state theater.
Julie Marie belongs to the best of a new generation of Danish urban dancers and choreographers. She choreographed the winning show at The Choreography Competition in DK, choreographed and danced for Djämes Braun, was co-choreographer of STOR - finalists at DK Got Talent. She toured with Infernal and danced for other top Danish artists like Medina, Nabiha, Mø, KNA Connected, Blak and Jimilian. She has also danced at The Voice ' 16 and X-Factor. Julie Marie has completed the Hotstepper Dance Education, attended other intensive courses, workshops and travelled to London and L.A. in connection with dance training.
Karen has been dancing since 1998, and is one of the owners of Hotstepper. She works a lot for the hip hop and urban dance scene in Denmark and overseas organizing events, workshops, judging, choreographing shows in DK, Norway and Brazil, as well as volunteering for Instituto Du Gueto in Brazil. Today she has danced in over 20 countries with a whole range of experiences from street cyphers in ghettos to shows in honour of the Danish crown prince.
Karen has danced for hip hop legends like Sugarhill Gang, Melle Mel, Kurtis Blow and artists like Punjabi MC and Kato. She has worked for global brands like Red Bull, Everlast, Bianco Footwear, Amnesty International, Schwartzkopf, FHM and Kia Motors as well as events like DeeJay Awards and Ladyfest. Karen has been active in competitions including winning the first Scandinavian Battle Of The Year, being finalist of Nike Woman Europe and participating in the other major battles like International UK Bboying Championships, Floorwars and Streetstar. She helped start the female Danish hip hop crew - Top Notch, and in 2017 the Brazilian crew Hotstepper B-girls. Karen is also former teacher and on-going mentor for b-boy Zoopreme (Rico Coker) from The Ruggeds - one of the world's top b-boys.
Laura is a versatile dancer. She has been dancing with Hotstepper since 2014 and been part of their team and also completed the Hotstepper dance education. Laura has been a dance teacher at the Oure Summer Camp, and alongside teaching at Hotstepper, she works as a school teacher.
After completing the Hotstepper Dance Education Laura has been travelling to New York several times to explore, learn and be active in the Vogue and Ballroom scene there. She has learned from top dancers like Archie Burnett, Javier Ninja, Slim Ninja, Danielle Polanco, Omari Mizrahi, Arturo Mugler and Leiomy Maldonado. She became part of The International House of Montaigne and was also co-founder af Disturbing Business, who she works together with for building a vogue scene in Denmark. Laura also worked in industry with credits like Copenhagen Pride, Wafande, Club MTV Nordic, The Today Show and Copenhagen White Cats.
Malthe is "one of DK's finest" with experience ranging from battles to cultural performances in Beijing. He has been mentored by one of DK's hip hop pioneers - Steen Koerner, danced with the world-famous Robot Boys and practiced with leading poppers from USA, Japan and France. He has won and been finalist at Danish battles and top 8 for the prestigious Scandinavian Juste Debout. He has danced for the Danish queen and other royal family on several occasions including state visits abroad. Malthe has danced in many theater shows including the Nutcracker and H.C. Andersen by Steen Koerner and The Last Show by the Robot Boys. He has danced for Per Vers, Outlandish, Mund De Carlo and Eloq. Other credits include commercials for Lego and DSB as well as DR Ramasjang, P3 Gold, Zulu Comedy Galla and others.
Marie is a versatile and dedicated dancer that is a promising young talent. She has completed the Hotstepper Dance Education and also attended many workshops in DK, UK and USA with leading dancers like Super Dave, Marty Kudelka, Lyle Beniga, Bam Martin, Shaun Everisto, Galen Hooks, Fefe Burgos, CJ Salvador and more. She performed in the UK at Upfront Dejavu Dance industry showcase and also in DK for X Factor, the rapper Mund De Carlo, Maersk and in various concept videos. Marie has also participated in many dance competitions with top results including Hip Hop International DK, Kaufman Cup, and Hip Hop Unite.
Mary is an experienced and popular dancer. She is one of the most booked female urban dancers from DK and has credits like Marques Housten, Medina, Ida Corr, Wafande, Nabiha, Djämes Braun, Wolfgang Gartner, Sys Bjerre, Eurovision, Detours and the Danish Royal Family. She has travelled to L.A. for dance classes, attended countless workshops and the Hotstepper Dance Education.
Natasha is a versatile dancer with teaching experience in several styles. She has completed 2 dance educations including the Hotstepper Dance Education where she also choreographed the hip hop foundations piece for the graduation show. Natasha has dance experience in DK, France, India and Kenya. She has danced at Danish Music Awards for Aura, NYX Cosmetics, The Royal Ballet, Coca Cola & Sprite commercial and has participated and choreographed for various competitions in Denmark.
Nora is an experienced dancer that has completed 2 dance educations including the Hotstepper education, Certificate Program from Millennium Dance Complex L.A., and been part of The Galen Hooks Program. She has choreographed and danced for Djämes Braun, Kato, Cisilia, Kesi, Liga, Pede B, Richie Stephens, X Factor, Voice, Danish Music Awards, Elle Style Awards and more.
Pernille is a strong, competent and versatile dancer. She has danced for many Dansih artists like Nik & Jay, Nabiha, Aura, Cecilia, Toybox, Golden Maiden, Hassanshah, Djämes Braun, and for events like Color Run, The Voice '16, Club Awards and X Factor DK. Pernille has danced since she was 3 years old and competed in tournaments since she was 6 including the European and World championships for dance schools. Later she has took the Hotstepper Dance Education as well as workshops and travel to London with intensive dance training.
Raphaël has a background in contemporary dance, classical ballet and breaking. He has a BA in contemporary dance from Amsterdam University of the Arts. Besides Holland, he has also completed dance educations in England and Denmark. In DK he is part of Uppercut and was in the performance Panic Day which was nominated for Performance Of The Year by CPHCulture. He has credits like Sommerballetten (Summer Ballet) v. Alexander Kølpin, Mute Comp. Physical Theatre, Granhøj Dans, Pause Operaen. Overseas he has worked with dance companies like Galili Dance, Gotra Ballet, Ballet Van Leth, Nanine Linning and Joeri Dubbe.
Ryan is a versatile dancer that has taught at Hotstepper since 2015. He belongs to the best of a new generation of Danish urban dancers. He has danced in music videos, TV shows, award shows, festivals and has danced for top Danish artists like Medina, Nabiha, Yepha and Anella. In addition to Hotstepper Dance Education, he has attended many workshops by world-famous dancers.
Santana has been breaking since 2001 and is from one of DK's best bboy crews - Familia Loca. He has battled with top results including winning Hip Hop Games DK. Santana has also danced for the Danish Queen's 75th birthday, Pantomime theater in Tivoli, Roskilde Festival, danced for one of DK's hip hop legends - DJ Static and performed all over Denmark with several theater productions by Uppercut dance company.
Sibine has been a popular teacher at Hotstepper for several years. She is a successful versatile dancer with wide ranging experience from dancing for the Danish queen to performing with DJ legend Peter Visti. She has credits like music videos for Kaka, Kato, David Jay, Bryan Rice, Sys Bjerre, J-Spliff, Johnson, U$O, Mund De Carlo, Fast Money and Richie Stephens. Other credits include L.O.C., Bianco Footwear, Distortion, Telia Parken and FCK Cheerleaders. As part of her dance development Sibine has completed the Hotstepper Dance Education, attended workshops including Urban Dance Camp and travelled to Jamaica to learn from local legends.
Sitthichai has been a teacher at Hotstepper since 2015. His credits include Cicilia, Toy Box, Electrick Village, Club Awards, TV2 Live – Smid Tøjet Gala in Tivoli, JD Sports Grand Opening in Fields, WAUW Models Final Awards, cultural events for Rødovre and Nørrebro Municipality. Sitthichai has completed the Hotstepper Dance Education and subsequently other courses and workshops. He is part of the TREE'O group with 2 other dancers from Hotstepper. Together they perform, choreograph, give workshops and participate at competitions.
Sofie has been dancing for more than 15 years and is a strong versatile dancer with several years of teaching experience. She has completed the Hotstepper Dance Education and has also taken part in masterclasses, workshops and camps. She has danced in several countries including DK, Belgium and USA. Sofie has danced in music videos, in the TV series Isas Stepz and she has won many competitions such as Hip Hop International DK, Hip Hop Unite DK and the world championships for dance schools.
Thomas is part of DK’s elite industry dancers. He has done work for several artists but is best known for choreographing the shows and tours of the Danish superstar Medina. Thomas has danced world-wide and his experience ranges from music videos and concerts to TV shows and theater. He has danced for many top Danish artists including Medina, Mohombi, Infernal, Trentemøller, Nabiha, Ida Corr, Christina Milton, Shaka Loveless, Burhan G, Xander and Christopher.