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2XS UIUC2Xs CALIENTE | 2XS MICHIGAN | 2XS PURDUE

2XS MEXICO | 7 TREASURES | ANNIE FRANKLIN PROJECT

BLU RHYTM CREW | BONAFIDE MEN | CODA | CREATION

 DAILY CENTER | FIZAA | MELODIC NOCTURNE | NOT A COMPANY

PROJECT C.U.N.T. | URBAN MOVEMENT | XIPHOS CORPS

TIFFANY RENE 

 
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crew lineup

 

2xs uiuc

Director(s):

Jackie Huey

Hometown: Champaign, IL

 

Founded in 1998, Dance2XS UIUC is the first of the 2XS branches. Dance2XS UIUC is an exciting team of young dancers with fresh ideas and diverse backgrounds.


2xs caliente

Director(s):

Miguel Herrera

Hometown: Champaign, IL

 

Dance2XS Caliente comes from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as the only latin performance team on campus. They add latin flavor to an urban vibe.


2xs umicH

Director(s):

Mira Hart (Executive Director),

Jed Spears (Co-Artistic Director),

Nadine Malek (Co-Artistic Director)

Hometown: Ann Arbor, Michigan

 

Dance2XS is a pre-professional hip-hop dance crew, with Dance2XS Michigan being a branch of the 2XS international company. 2XS Michigan is an exciting and motivated group of artists, pushing boundaries to add our own mark in the dance world. We embrace dancers of all different styles and incorporate those into our energetic and vibrant 2XS brand of hip hop.


fia modern

Director(s):

Morgan Mariano, 

Hein Htet

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

FIA Modern is an urban dance group under the Filipinos in Alliance organization at UIC. FIA Modern offers many opportunities for dancers, such as allowing them to perform at events like World of Dance Chicago and Prelude Midwest.


blu rhytm crew

Director(s):

JC Hopkins, Brandy Ford, Tanji Harper, Nadell Jackson

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

Founded by Tanji Harper Blu Rhythm Crew is the newest addition to the Chicago urban competition circuit. Members of the crew represent every neighborhood in the city bringing new flavors of versatility and showmanship to every stage.


unity dance

Director(s):

Kevin Torio

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

Unity is a Collective of many people from different regions of Illinois. Led by Kevin Torio, We are a new networking company wants to help people connect with the community and each other. We are One for All to entertain and All for One cause to dance. Please follow us on FaceBook just search Unity Collective Forum.


groove theory

Director(s):

Andre Patterson

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

The Groove theory is a project created by Andre Patterson combing his passions for Music, Dance and Photography. His vision began in January of 2017 when he started to create a series of Dance snippets to music he liked to vibe out to. He wants everyone to enjoy the feeling in the music and let it motivate you to move just like it motivates him. "The Groove Theory" is a feeling put to music and expressed through effortlessly reacting to sounds in essence Grooving.


dream team

Director(s):

Viet Phan,

Adrian Rosete

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

Inspired by the 1992 Olympic Men's basketball team, The Dream Team was created in 2015 residing in Chicago, Illinois and comprises of 29 male dancers from various dance backgrounds. This group of brothers train by educating one another through each member's unique style and aid in personal development of its members. Most importantly, The Dream Team aims to promote a closer union among all dance organizations and communities to further every individual's growth, ultimately enhancing a strong brotherhood within the group.


terry turner

Director(s): n/a

Hometown: n/a

 

No information available about this crew.


7 treasures

Director(s):

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

7 Treasures is a collection of ladies equal parts sexy and sleepy. But for one night only, they are ready to leave their onesies and cats at home, grab some cash from the ATM, and go out all night long. So take a shot or ten of fireball, and get ready to pop your pussies.


femme

Director(s): n/a

Hometown: n/a

 

No information available about this crew.

 


J Kim Project

Director(s):

Jason Kim

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

The J. Kim Project served as an outlet for Jason Kim to share his work with the community. It was an excuse for him to work with some of the people in the community that he admired. This time around, it's just a group of brothers finally getting the chance to share the stage with one another after all these years. Long overdue.


boom crack

Director(s):

Trae Turner

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

Boom Crack! is known for their signature style of controlled chaos. They are ranked as one of the Top 10 US crews at Hip Hop International in 2016, as well as placed in the Top 3 over the past 6 years at Prelude, WOD Chicago, and other Chicago competitions. Boom Crack! has trained hundreds of dancers through their Summer Intensive.


jon'qis

Director(s):

Jon'qis Fillyaw

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

This set is inspired by the diversity of the Chicago dance community. Our presence on stage will showcase the energy, love, authentic craft, and rawness that made me, and continues to make me, fall in love with dance. The group of individuals performing in this group all posses the artistic qualities that bring to light what makes the Chicago dance community THE Chicago dance community. Chicago, #StandUp #Support


tiffany rene

Director(s): n/a

Hometown: n/a

 

No information available about this crew.


next level

Director(s): n/a

Hometown: n/a

 

No information available about this crew.

 


2xs purdue

Director(s):

Sean Thompson

Hometown: West Lafayette, IN

 

From West Lafayette, Indiana, Dance 2XS Purdue is a hip hop team that was introduced into the Dance 2XS family in 2002. This team is a collection of people that joined from a myriad of different backgrounds and for different purposes. Some of them use dance as exercise while others use it as an escape from the real world. And even though they thrive in diversity, they all share the same passion for dance. This passion is what gets them through the late night practices, the sore muscles, the fatigue. It's also what brings this team together under the direction of Sean Thompson and bonds them so closely. They are a dance team; they are a family. They are Dance 2XS Purdue.


jiggnation

Director(s):

Adonis Germz Hunter

Pedro Emm

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

JiggNation is a Chicago based dance group that was formed with the sole purpose to entertain! Under the direction of Pedro Emm Adonis Germz Hunter, JiggNation strives to inspire others to express their individuality and creativity. Expressing their craft by making art visible and inspiring! They dance to express, not to impress.


future kingz

Director(s): n/a

Hometown: Chicago, IL

 

Founded in 2010, The Future Kingz is a dance collective from Chicago. You may have seen them perform on the Ellen Show with Chance The Rapper, Lil Wayne and 2Chainz. They placed 2nd at World of Dance Chicago 2015. They are excited to perform in front of the dance community tonight. Please give it up for none other than, The Future Kingz!

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