Steve knows people
that do the newest
thing in urban
Steve studied Virtual Design at CFT of Gobelin, Graphic Design & Typography at ESTIENNE Arts School and completed his education at the International Dance Academy in Paris, France. The combination of these studies have been helpful in his work as a dancer in the commercial working field and as a teacher and choreographer of big dance performances around the world. His designer skills have made his virtual stage design an important asset to construct a better light design on stage, to steer the groups around stage in more original settings then other choreographers do.
The combination of dance skills and design skills have made Steve a more innovative choreographer.
He uses several techniques to stage the dancers and is very interested in multi-disciplinary art forms in which dance, camerawork and virtual reality come together.
Steve has worked as a dancer and choreographer for big stars such as Madonna, Craig David, Dizzee Rascal, Misteeq, Billy Crawford, Jamiroquai, Mariah Carey, DaftPunk and many more. He toured with Madonna in her world tours in 2005 and 2006 and was awarded for “Best Choreography/Originality on the Madonna’s Confessions Tour 2006, Track “Forbidden Love”. Also he danced in multiple famous video clips and was nominated in july 2007 for the Choreography Media Honors in Los Angeles (USA). Later Steve danced in Michael Jacksons “Timeless” Show in 2010 in London (UK). At this moment Steve is working in the Netherlands as a commercial dancer the TV-show Dance, Dance, Dance and in fashion shows of well-known international brands such as Nike.
As a choreographer and teacher you need to stay on top of your game all the time. In his work as a judge or coach at dance battles all over the world Steve meets people that do the newest thing in urban dance. He talks to them, dances with them, learns from them. This keeps him inspired and gives Steve new dance material that he can use in his own classes.
At EHOD Steve teaches the following units:
- Category Level
- COMMERCIAL DANCE 1 4
- DANCE FOR CAMERA 4
- COMMERCIAL DANCE 2 5
At this moment, John is one of the most relevant icons in the world representing urban dance. He is a key figure in the worldwide urban dance scene and a pioneer in the teaching of urban dance Techniques.
Marga studied at the Nel Roos Academy of Ballet, in both the Classical Ballet department as well as the Teacher department, where she specialized in jazz dance.
Steve’s design skills have made his virtual stage design an important asset to construct a better light design on stage, to steer the groups around stage in more original settings then other choreographers do.
Nedda started her career in the urban dance club scene, where she specialized in House Dance.
Faizah has created for Laleget Danza, Harlekijn Danstheater, Lindenberg Dance Company and her own theatre productions.
Maarten is active in the sector as a director, playwright, dramaturge and consultant in different disciplines (theater, dance, film) specializing in urban dance and urban crossover projects.