Eve Ramirez
February 15, 2019

Demetirus White


DEMETIRUS WHITE

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started dancing at the age of 11
  • Trained in Hip Hop, Modern and African.
  • Member of dance crews: TeamWeGonMakeItUK101, and Until Further Notice.
  • Graduated from George Mason University, where he minored in Dance.
  • Performed alongside local artists Marck Angel, Aurora Lloyd, and PatriciaLIVE.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2019.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes for adults and kids.


Location            
Age Group
Hip Hop- Intermediate/Advanced: Youth (ages 10-17) 2 Weeks Demetirus White Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop- Intermediate/Advanced: Youth (ages 10-17) 12 Weeks Demetirus White Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop- INSCAPE Team (ages 10-14) 3 Weeks Demetirus White Sat   1:45 PM – 3:45 PM
Hip Hop- INSCAPE Team (ages 10-14) 12 Weeks Demetirus White Sat   1:45 PM – 3:45 PM
Hip Hop-Beginner (Technique & Choreography) 2 Weeks Demetirus White Wed   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Hip Hop (Technique & Choreography) 12 Weeks Demetirus White Wed   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Hip Hop (Technique & Choreography) Demetirus White Wed   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM

 

May 26, 2014

Manny Freeman


MANNY FREEMAN

Manny

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Trained extensively in Hip Hop, Popping, Locking, and other Urban Dance genres
  • Founded and continues to lead GMU’s first popping crew: Kabuka.
  • Former Member of various Hip Hop teams including Culture Shock DC, TeamWeGonnaMakeIt, and Urbanknowlogy 101
  • Won Awards at various dance competitions and battles.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2011.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes for adults and kids.
  • Choreographs various adult and youth performance pieces for the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.
  • Directs and choreographs for the B2D Music Video Series 
  • Performs with the B2D Hip Hop faculty at the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala

 


Location            
Age Group
Hip Hop- Beginner: Youth (ages 10-15) 3 Weeks Manny Freeman Sat   12:45 PM – 1:45 PM
Hip Hop- Beginner: Youth (ages 10-15) 12 Weeks Manny Freeman Sat   12:45 PM – 1:45 PM
Hip Hop-Beginner (Technique & Choreography) 3 Weeks Manny Freeman Sat   11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Hip Hop (Technique & Choreography) 12 Weeks Manny Freeman Sat   11:45 AM – 12:45 PM
Hip Hop (Technique & Choreography) Manny Freeman Sat   11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

 

August 27, 2015

Jen Burns


JEN BURNS

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Trained in Hip Hop, Bollywood, Bhangra, Classical, and Salsa.
  • Licensed in Zumba.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2015.
  • Teaches Hip Hop Cardio Classes.

Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Hip Hop Cardio (Fitness): Teens (age 13-17) 2 Weeks Jen Burns Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop Cardio (Fitness): Teens (age 13-17) 12 Weeks Jen Burns Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop- Cardio (Fitness) 2 Weeks Jen Burns Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop- Cardio (Fitness) 12 Weeks Jen Burns Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM

 

June 18, 2016

Vessie Kostadinova


VESSIE KOSTADINOVA

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Trained in Urban Dance since the age of 7.
  • Principal dancer and choreographer with famed DMV company: Culture Shock DC.
  • Member of GMU’s Hip Hop dance team: Urbanknowlogy 101.
  • Principal dancer and choreographer with Piernas Locas Project.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes at Joy of Dance.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2016.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes for for adults and kids. 

Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Hip Hop- Intermediate/Advanced: Teen (ages 13-17) 11 Weeks Vessie Kostadinova Mon   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop-Beginner (Technique & Choreography) 2 Weeks Vessie Kostadinova Tues   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Hip Hop (Technique & Choreography) 12 Weeks Vessie Kostadinova Tues   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Hip Hop- Intermediate/Advanced (Technique & Choreography) 11 Weeks Vessie Kostadinova Mon   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM

August 27, 2015

Amanda Nicole DiTullio


AMANDA NICOLE DiTullio

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started dancing at the age of 5 at De-An’s Jump Dance Center in Corona, CA. Studied with the Richmond Ballet & Bon Air Dance after moving to VA
  • Trained in Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, Street Styles, Musical Theatre, Lyrical, and Tap. NGCP Certified Teacher in the Giordano Jazz Technique. Alumna of The Galen Hooks Method (Creative Track). Attends workshops such as The Dance Teacher Summit, Monsters of Hip Hop, Jump! On Tour, and more to continue training.
  • Performed with the Richmond Ballet in various productions, including Romeo and Juliet, The Nutcracker, and their World Premier of Cinderella. Can be seen as a dancer in Jason Cerda’s “Telefone” music video.
  • Choreographed/Taught Workshops for World-Class Talent Experience Nationals, WCTE LIVE! In-Studio events, Extreme 14 In10sive at 24/7 Dance, National Dance Day put on by Art Thru Muvmnt, Synergy Dance Experiment (put on by Pace University Commercial Dance Program students), and has been a guest instructor at various studios around the country.
  • Won Awards for her work at multiple competitions, including numerous Choreography & Entertainment Awards from Starpower, Nexstar, and StarQuest as well as countless other high honors at World-Class Talent Experience, Onstage America, and Dance Machine.
  • Founded Dance Fusion at Christopher Newport University.
  • Judges dance competitions with World-Class Talent Experience.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2015.
  • Teaches Jazz, Contemporary, and Hip Hop classes for adults and kids.
  • Directs B2D Competition Team Program as well as competition teams: Beta (Hip Hop), Sparx (Jazz), Kinetic (Jazz), and Synergy (Contemporary).
  • Performs with the B2D Hip Hop faculty at the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.

Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Contemporary- SYNERGY Team (ages 9-12) 2 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Mon   6:15 PM – 7:45 PM
Contemporary- SYNERGY Team (ages 9-12) 11 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Mon   6:15 PM – 7:45 PM
Hip Hop- BETA Team (ages 10-13) 2 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Tues   4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Hip Hop- BETA Team (ages 10-13) 12 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Tues   4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Jazz- Intermediate/Advanced (Technique): Youth (ages 10-17) 2 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Jazz- Intermediate/Advanced (Technique): Youth (ages 10-17) 12 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Jazz- SPARX Team (ages 11-14) 2 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Mon   7:45 PM – 9:15 PM
Jazz- SPARX Team (ages 11-14) 12 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Mon   7:45 PM – 9:15 PM
Jazz- KINETIC Team (ages 14-18) 2 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Thurs   7:45 PM – 9:15 PM
Jazz- KINETIC Team (ages 14-18) 12 Weeks Amanda Nicole DiTullio Thurs   7:45 PM – 9:15 PM

January 28, 2021

Jesse Lloyd


JESSE LLOYD

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started dancing in his teens.
  • Trained in Hip Hop and other club and street styles since 2014 with famed choreographer Laura Edwards.
  • Choreographed for America Got Talent and the Harry Connick Show on NBC.
  • Backup dancer for artists Jody Watley and Nile Rodgers.
  • Won multiple scholarships from Monsters of Hip Hop.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2021.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes for adults and kids.

 



Location            
Age Group
Hip Hop- Advanced: Youth (ages 15-17) 2 Weeks Jesse Lloyd Thurs   8:45 PM – 9:45 PM
Hip Hop- Advanced (Technique & Choreography) 2 Weeks Jesse Lloyd Thurs   8:45 PM – 9:45 PM

 

December 14, 2020

Julia Potterfield


Julia Potterfield

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started dancing at the age of 9.
  • Studied dance at the College of Southern Maryland and the University of Houston.
  • Trained in Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz, Hip Hop and Tap
  • Choreographed and performed in dance concept videos as well as directing dance concept videos.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2020.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes for adults and kids.

 


Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Hip Hop & Creative Dance: Minis (ages 5-6) 3 Weeks Julia Potterfield Sat   10:45 AM – 11:30 AM
Hip Hop- Beginner: Juniors (ages 7-9) 2 Weeks Julia Potterfield Mon   5:40 PM – 6:40 PM
Hip Hop- Beginner: Juniors (ages 7-9) 11 Weeks Julia Potterfield Mon   5:40 PM – 6:40 PM
Hip Hop- Beginner: Juniors (ages 7-9) 2 Weeks Julia Potterfield Wed   5:40 PM – 6:40 PM
Hip Hop- Beginner: Juniors (ages 7-9) 3 Weeks Julia Potterfield Sat   11:45 AM – 12:45 PM

February 24, 2021

Derek Brown


DEREK BROWN

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Trained in Hip Hop and various Urban Dance styles.
  • Worked with BET, NBC, FOX, BRAVO, VH1, TV ONE, NFL, NBA, AFE, RuPaul (World Of Wonder), Disney, and Touchstone Films
  • Performed with Prince, Mya, Ding Dong, Pink, Monica, Sean Paul, RuPaul, Chrisette Michelle, and Jennifer Hudson.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2021.
  • Teaches Hip Hop classes for adults and kids.

 


Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Hip Hop- Advanced: Youth (ages 13-17) 12 Weeks Derek Brown Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Hip Hop- Advanced (Technique & Choreography) 12 Weeks Derek Brown Tues   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Sensual Dance- Burlesque: Advanced (Technique & Choreography) 12 Weeks Derek Brown Tues   8:45 PM – 9:45 PM