After the completion of her degree in History at the University of Leicester, Zoe trained as a professional dancer at Kate Simmons Dance, proceeded by London Studio Centre during which zoe obtained a professional dance diploma with a specialism in contemporary dance. addition to, zoe also completed and obtained her DDE (diploma of dance education) teacher training certificate in Cecchetti ballet, tap dance, and modern theatre, culminating teaching experience of over ten years . zoe’s time spent as a professional artist, saw zoe dance for man companies in both United Kingdom and abroad, whilst covering a large and varied spectrum of dance and movement styles, all from physical theatre right down to cabaret. an artist in movement, as well as an avid film maker, zoe was co-producer on the short-film ‘Butterfly Kisses’ which was winner of ‘the crystal bear award’ at ‘the Berlin Film festival’. Zoe continues to reside in London with her loving husband Nikesh and her toddler twin sons.
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Tina Omotosho is a London-based Dance Artist. She is trained in Hip-hop and Street Dance styles including popping, waacking, locking, vogue, house, African Dance styles, contemporary, jazz-funk and commercial. Tina’s style can be described as an experimental and exploratory form of movement. her core training is through prestigious training grounds and company’s such as Runway House , Boy BlueHip-Hop Dance Company and creation box, london. Tina is the founder of a movement called #Mouvement21 as an initiative to create a wide-spread hub and community of artists supporting each other throughout and within their dance training in an effort to further explore their #Mouvement21 journey. Tina has performed in Hip-Hop theatre productions such as ‘Man Up’ part of ‘Dance-West London Festival 2018’ and the ‘Headwrap Diaries: An Extract’ part of ‘Sampled 2018’ at the Lowry in Manchester. Credits include Elton John, Chaka Khan and The Graham Norton Show.
Upon completing her A levels in Dance at The Brit School, London - Liyanne continued to train in a wide spectrum of dance disciplines including but not limited to contemporary, commercial, hip-hop, popping, whacking and locking. Liyanne's expertise in both the dance and creative industry culminate as a collective of over 15 years experience as both performer and instructor, affording opportunities to broaden performance skills in all spheres including music videos, stage performances as well as theatre shows. Liyanne has trained with companies such as Boy Blue Entertainment, Identity and Runway House - where she currently holds the position of head assistant - supporting artists within their training and dance journey. Liyanne is also a proud mother of two, whomE keep her constantly motivated and striving to embrace life! Liyanne's vast knowledge of the creative and entertainment world including works with well-known casting directors - music videos, T.V. commercials and film, allowing for new and constant light within Dance Force United.