Julie Schmidt Andreasen is a Danish choreographer, performer and teacher. She graduated from London Contemporary Dance School with a Bachelor of Arts with Honours. She creates with fine artists, composers, filmmakers and photographers for theatre, gallery and natural invironments. Her work has been performed or screened in UK, Sweden, The States and Denmark, selected for Zealous X, Resolution! and Kaleidoscopic Arts Platform. Julie teaches contemporary dance to a wide age group; in kindergarten, school, adult education and elderly homes. She has also taught salsa, hiphop, Lindy-hop, charleston and jazz. As a performer she danced for Itamar Serussi, Rick Nodine, Grounded Dance Company, Sasha Roubicek and Ari Rosenzweig. She has performed in dancetheatres, films, concerts, live art installations, opera and the Olympic Opening Ceremony, 2012. Her work has been supported by Kulturaftale Nordjylland, Onside Sport Aid, Børns Møde Med Kunsten amongst other.
Read more about Julie Schmidt at http://julieschmidtand.com
Cecilie has always been very passionate about music— especially singing, piano and songwriting, and enjoys sharing her experience and knowledge with other music enthusiasts. In addition to a BA degree from Copenhagen University in Musicology, Cecilie has also received many private vocal and piano lessons. She has happily participated in choirs and bands, as both lead singer and backing vocalist, within a broad field of genres including pop/rock, funk/soul/jazz, balkan and singer‐ songwriter music/folk. Cecilie has enjoyed composing and songwriting from an early age and is currently working on music for ACT’s plays and her own singer‐songwriter project.Alongside her creative music-writing, Cecilie also works as a choirmaster, gives individual vocal training, piano and composing lessons.
Jnr has been plying his vocal trade since the age of four, singing with his brothers in local churches. As one of the most widely respected gospel vocalists in the UK, Jnr has performed at many prestigious venues, TV shows and radio shows. He performed in the “West End” musical, ‘Mama I Want to Sing’ (1995), which included “A-List” divas such as Chaka Khan, Deniece Williams and Mica Paris. To cap an already successful year, he won the coveted BBC Gospel Award for “Best male vocalist of the year.” Jnr has travelled many parts of the world, performing in choirs and as a soloist. He performed with the Baltic Philharmonic Orchestra in Poland, and has performed twice for the Pope at the Vatican. Jnr has appeared on numerous albums, as both backing vocalist and main featured artist. He has worked with diverse artists, such as Coolio, Michael Bolton and Yolanda Adams.
Kevin is from Cameroon, where he grew up in a large family. His mother was a dancer who later on became a BBC journalist and his father, a musician. He attended a bilingual Catholic primary school and a Roman Catholic boarding secondary school. Throughout this period of his life, Kevin participated in many talent shows, public performances and school plays. He moved to Denmark in 2003, where he received an IB education. Since moving to Denmark, Kevin has performed in a number of productions and cabarets around Denmark. He also owns an entertainment consulting company called Kaffé Kaffé Entertainment, which works in promoting, booking and organizing different events around Denmark and abroad.
Elisha Ngoma is an Actor, artist dancer and choreographer. He was born in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He speaks Swahili, Kirundi, French, English and Danish. He has done his high school education in Congo, and moved lately in Denmark in 2012. Talking about dancing, he was one of the El maestro (a salsa dancing group) founding members, where he had been both a choreographer and a salsa teacher for 2 years. In 2013 he worked in a youth club in Denmark as a Salsa teacher for 10-13 years old. He is also a portrait artist. Drawing has been Elisha’s passion since he was so young. Apart from that, on his free time he likes to play basketball, and he is now playing in a local team called Egedal Basketbold Klub.