He is also the co-founder of artist-led Hip Hop initiative ‘Artists4Artists’, a breakthrough artist-led initiative activating industry change for the UK Hip Hop dance theatre community.
After her first child she transitioned from performer to rehearsal director for Joseph Toonga and JUDT and supported the curation and establishment of the Let’s Shine Mentorship programme and their national and international touring activity.
In 2016 as well as becoming core producing support for Joseph Toonga, Emily became a founding team member of Artists 4 Artists alongside Joseph Toonga and Lee Griffiths: creating the UK’s first artist led initiative working to upskill Hip Hop choreographers and raise the visibility of the sector.
She has previously worked as a freelance producer with organisation’s The Place, Greenwich Dance, East London Dance and in 2017 worked for Richard Alston Dance Company. Previous artists include Theo ‘Godson’ Oloyade (K.R.U.M.P Macbeth), Caramel Solider and Jorge Crecis, Nadia Gardner and Ricardo Da Silva. She currently works producing for Kloe Dean. And supports Nadia Gardner and Theo ‘Godson’ Oloyade.
Emily is a pleasure to work with, she is conscientious with an eye for detail and strategic, making considered decision making. She has been a key driving force in building successful projects with Joseph Toonga and Just Us Dance Theatre – Helen Dawson, DanceEast.
Specializing in fashion photography and film, Music videos, and short films. While utilizing his unique background he is able to use his experience to be able to tell stories that are visually and emotionally captivating for anyone watching.
Elliott began working with Just Us Dance Theatre in 2020 and collaborated with Joseph Toonga for the Born to Manifest digital series that began in August 2020.
She is the founder and creative director of Dance Cypher, highlighting the underground dance scene and curating events for the community. In 2019 she created Dance Cypher Brasil with the mission to connect UK and Brazilian artists, leading to curate an artistic development programme in collaboration with Just Us Dance Theatre in Rio de Janeiro called Novo & Notável in that same year.
Dani is also the artistic director of Ladies Touch, an all female dance collective with training in urban dances.
With her works, she pursues to convey female empowerment, create spaces for exchanges between artists and support the underground dance scene.
Grace is a Producer and Singer from London, currently completing an M.A in Dance Production & Management at London Studio Centre. She has a passion for increasing access to the arts, and giving Black creatives a platform to showcase their talents. Her favourite genres are contemporary dance, liturgical dance & musical theatre.
In 2016, after 3 years of being injured, she decided to do a NCFE Level 1 in Performance Skills.
As a recent Graduated from University of East London, she’s interested in working in hip-hop / dance theatre artist development company and enhancing her skills within producing. Currently Andreia is part of Just Us Dance Theatre as a Trainee Producer, she’s developing the project EVOLVE as well as Novo e Notavel 2021 Brasil.