SATURDAY 9:45 AM – 12:45 PM
$50 WITH EARLY REGISTRATION
Benji Schwimmer. The amazing showcase division competitor, So You Think You Can Dance Season 2 winner, Feather Award Recipient, youngest World Dance Champion in history, professional dancer, choreographer and coach Benji Schwimmer presents a three hour premium content session: “Being the Artist. Being the Technician.” A mini intensive exploring the delicate balance of technique and artistry while still having fun!
Benji will present drills and new concepts on bettering your technique and connection and making it become more automatic and simplified in a world of uber misinformation.
This intensive will also work on creating new ways to explore your inner creative swing dancer in ways you, your partner and your audience ( including the occasional judge ) can appreciate and read.
Benji Schwimmer is a 9-Time US OPEN Swing Dance Champion
World Swing Champion.
He was the Season 2 Winner of Fox’s So You Think You Can Dance (SYTYCD).
Choreography and Artistic Directing credits include American Idol, Dancing With The Stars, SYTYCD, America’s Got Talent, MTV, CMT, Much Music, Comcast, HBO’s True Blood, The TV Land Awards, VH1 Diva’s Live, Fox Teen Choice Awards, Fox Reality Awards, The CMA Awards
Acting/Film credits include Lifetime’s Holiday Spin, Leading Ladies, Love N’ Dancing and Full House
When not creating art, Benji is involved in several causes including Human Rights, AIDS Awareness and the better treatment of animals. Benji also writes music and is currently working on an album.