Azin Mahoozi
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) 3 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) 3 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

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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

Victoria


VICTORIA

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DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started dancing at the Russian Classical Ballet school at the age of 6.
  • Member of Omneya Dance Company and Nehma Dance Company.
  • Appeared on stage at many prestigious events and festivals while serving the community.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2014.
  • Teaches Belly Dance classes.
  • Choreographs various performance pieces for the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.
  • Performs with Nehma dance company at the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.
  • Member of: Nehma dance company.
Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Belly Dance (Fitness) 3 Weeks Victoria Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Belly Dance (Fitness) 12 Weeks Victoria Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Belly Dance- Beginner II (Technique) 3 Weeks Victoria Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Belly Dance- Beginner I (Technique & Drill) 12 Weeks Victoria Wed   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Belly Dance- Beginner II PLUS (Technique) 12 Weeks Victoria Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Belly Dance- Introduction to Props (Technique & Choreography) 12 Weeks Victoria Wed   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM

Odalys


ODALYS

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started belly dancing 13 years ago.
  • Member of the “Danse Du Ventre” and “Nehma” companies.
  • Conducted belly dance workshops as an alternative to staying active.
  • Performed in different activities on many stages including concerts and festivals.
  • Studied with renown dancers in the belly dance community.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2015.
  • Performed at B2D’s Semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.
  • Teaches Belly Dance classes.
  • Choreographs various performance pieces for the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.
  • Performs with Nehma dance company at the semi-annual Awaken The Dancer Within Gala.
  • Member of: Nemha.
Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Belly Dance- Latin & Pop Fusion (Technique & Fitness) **VIRTUAL** 2 Weeks Odalys Mon   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Belly Dance- Latin & Pop Fusion (Technique & Fitness) **VIRTUAL** 11 Weeks Odalys Mon   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM

September 23, 2020

Brittany Bastidas


BRITTANY BASTIDAS

DANCE JOURNEY

  • Started dancing at the age of 2 and competing at the age of 5.
  • Trained extensively in Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary, Ballet & Hip Hop.
  • Taught classes and choreographed award winning competition dances at her home studio in New York since 2011.
  • Performed at prestigious venues and events, including New York City Tap Festival, Tappy Holidays in NYC, Tap Kids, and nearly 100 competitions.
  • Graduated from State University of New York College at Oneonta with a double major in Mathematics and Statistics and a minor in Dance.
  • Choreographed for her college dance team, where she was captain, and the Terpsichorean Dance Company.

LIFE AT B2D

  • Joined the B2D faculty in 2020.
  • Teaches Tap for adults and kids.
Location            
Class Sessions
Age Group
Tap- Beginner: Youth (ages 7-12) 3 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   5:40 PM – 6:40 PM
Tap- Beginner: Youth (ages 7-12) 12 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   5:40 PM – 6:40 PM
Tap- Advanced Beginner: Teens (ages 13-17) 3 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Tap- Advanced Beginner: Teens (ages 13-17) 12 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Tap- Low Intermediate: Teen (ages 13-17) 3 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Tap- Low Intermediate: Teen (ages 13-17) 12 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Tap- Advanced Beginner (Technique & Combinations) 12 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Tap- Advanced Beginner (Technique & Combinations) 3 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   7:45 PM – 8:45 PM
Tap- Low Intermediate (Technique & Combinations) 12 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   6:45 PM – 7:45 PM
Tap- Low Intermediate (Technique & Combinations) 3 Weeks Brittany Bastidas Thurs   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