Dance acts have become quite a hot topic in recent years, and people are aching to see them live. Such shows like World of Dance and America’s Got Talent brought it more and more into mainstream attention. And this is a clear sign you should not miss the chance to feature them at your events.
As an event organizer, it’s perhaps a good idea if you take advantage of this opportunity yourself and feature a dance act at your event.
If you happen to be out of ideas, then you’re in luck because we’ll present you with a few dance groups you surely wouldn’t want to ignore!
In the following article, we’ve put forth a list of 6 amazing dance groups you should pay attention to.
1. Academy of Villains
Being in the dance game for almost a decade, Academy of Villains is on a quest to push choreographies to the next level.
They’re a fully-fledged dance company with entire teams working to create some of the most elaborate dance shows. Things weren’t always like that.
They started as a small troupe with a vision to reach for the stars. So after a few years’ worth of intensive training, they became one of the most amazing dance groups out there.
Nowadays, they’re one of the most in-demand entertainment acts, with fans across the entire world.
2. Da Republik
Is a dance group which has recently been recently making waves on the internet, generating a lot of buzz across social media platforms.
Hailing from the Dominican Republic, their choreographies are a mix between the street dance and Latino culture.
Part of what makes Da Republik stand out from what other dance troupes is their precise synchronization and cohesion as a group. Also, the reason why their performances are so crisp is – friendship.
The group consists entirely of friends who wanted to team up and make it big in the entertainment industry.
So to understand just how much they’re bent on succeeding, in 2018, they made it into the semi-finals of America’s Got Talent.
They may not have won the competition, but they won everyone’s hearts.
3. The Lab
2018 has been a very prolific year in which audiences from across the world were introduced to many amazing dance groups. Out of all these crews, The Lab was perhaps one of the most beloved.
This group gained quite a lot of internet fame. So the reason behind this was due to their unbeaten streak on NBC’s World of Dance, which is why their popularity surged overnight.
Let’s not forget the fact that the judges were impressed by them. Ne-Yo gave them the maximum score of 100, and Derek Hough commended them for their incredible showmanship.
4. Junior New System
Junior New System, abbreviated JNS, is a dance group from Manila which has made quite a name for itself in recent years.
Their claim to fame came in 2018, during the auditions of NBC’s America’s Got Talent, where they stole the show with their outstanding dance moves.
At first glance, everybody in the audience had them for a junior soccer team. Everyone’s expectations were thrown away when the group put out a fiery performance.
It was because of this relentless passion and energy they made it until the Semifinals of the show, winning droves of adoring fans along the way.
5. The Kings
Kings United, or internationally known as The Kings, are a dance crew from India. They are known for their energetic, funk-fueled, hip-hop dances which leave people in the audience staring in awe.
They are the first crew from India to attain international recognition, with their breakthrough at the World Hip Hop Championship. Afterward, they quickly followed up with an even more significant achievement – they became the first Indian group to win NBC’s World of Dance.
With such prestigious achievements under their belt, you can be sure that Kings United will not disappoint.
6. The Future Kingz
Future Kingz is a Chicago based troupe which has turned the hip-hop world upside down with their incredible moves and glitchy soundscapes.
They have been touring alongside popular hip-hop artists, such as Vic Mensa and Chance the Rapper, serving as stage dancers to enhance the music.
On their own, they’ve been making waves on dance circuits across all of the United States. One of their most memorable performances being their video-game inspired hip-hop dance they’ve performed on America’s Got Talent.
Also, as if that wasn’t enough, they’re the ones who got 2nd place on World of Dance Chicago 2015. They may not have won, but they’re hailed as legends ever since!
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We hope the groups featured in this article convinced you that professional dancing is a phenomenon which shouldn’t be ignored.
In that case, if you’d like to hire a dance group to perform for your next event, then you’ve come to the right place. Call us at (615) 283-0039, and we can get you in touch with some of the hottest talents in the industry!