Allan "Ajaye" Skeene Jr was born and raised in Springfield, MA. His early years were spent experimenting with many different sports and activities until his love for dance took his heart by storm. Having trained at a local dance studio for many years, at the age of 16 he helped form his first dance crew and fell in love with entertaining and inspiring others. After Graduating high school, he attended Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta, Georgia where he began furthering his education and honing his talents. After experiencing the Atlanta dance scene for quite some time, working with various artists, it was time for change. He ventured to Los Angeles, CA where he continues to push his talent and inspire the world.
Allan has worked with recording artists Ariana Grande, Chris Brown, Jason Derulo, Jordan Fisher, Keke Palmer, Gwen Stefani, Jacob Latimore, Mark Ballas, Lloyd, Keri Hilson, T-Pain, Jawan Harris, competed on America's Best Dance Crew Season 5, made an appearances on Dancing With the Stars(ABC) and So You Think You Can Dance(FOX), The Voice(NBC) and was featured in the Motion Pictures “Footloose"(2011), “Step Up Revolution"(2012) and "The New Edition Story"(2016).
Hip Hop with Ajaye: In this class students, will be learning techniques all of the newest flavors and techniques to help them become a better auditioners and performers in commercial hip-hop/street and Jazz/funk dance styles. Students will be learning to combine various styles and movement from all over the USA! Come prepared to Move, groove, shake, naenae, dab, turn, isolate, and then let it all go again!
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