The Creative Team

Jasmyn Fyffe & Natasha Powell

Honoring their Caribbean roots, Jasmyn Fyffe and Natasha Powell are the two powerhouse choreographers behind Gimme One Riddim.  With over 20 years of experience as dancers, choreographers, and producers, these talented dance artists bring their extensive experience to this unique and entertaining production.

JasHeadshotCoined as “Alvin Ailey meets street dancer”, Fyffe’s work is created with a movement style that is an eclectic blend of her versatile training background while maintaining a strong contemporary foundation.  She has been commissioned by Dance Ontario, Ballet Jorgen solo and duet program, and presented “Pulse”, one of the top shows in the 2012 Montreal Fringe Festival, for which she received Best Choreography Award.

NatashaPowellHeadshot(1)Recognized for her soulful yet hybrid movement style, Powell is one dynamic and creative individual.  She has been commissioned by Dance Ontario, and co-presented “The 5th Element” in the Toronto Fringe Festival.  This work received Critic’s Pick from NOW Magazine as one of the top shows, which led to it’s nomination as Best Dance Production in the Broadway World Toronto Awards.

 

 

Advertisements

One comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s