Cebo and Princess Lockerooo teach a collaboration class at EXPG in New York, NY; incorporating signature elements of house and waacking!
About Cebo Terry Carr
Cebo has been dancing since before he could speak. Winning his first dance competition at 5 years old. He has since gone on to win some of the world’s largest dance battles such as Juste Debout and House Dance International. He has also choreographed for King Street Records recording artist Kimara Lovelace. He has shared and collaborated with all of the top street dancers in the world today.
In 2003, he set out to open a studio in Japan based on teaching the fundamentals of the street, Next Generation New York Studios. Now, operating over a decade, it is one of the largest street dance schools in the Chugoku region of Japan. In 2013, Cebo founded the dance company, GenX The Company, based in Okayama, Japan. Since the summer of 2013, he has since returned to New York to now join the two communities of street dancers; through Music, Feeling, and Dance.
About Princess Lockerooo
Born and raised in New York City, Princess Lockeroo is a multi-faceted performance artist, with talents encompassing choreography and artistic direction & music production for stage and film, costume and makeup design. This dynamic diva, has been an advocate of bringing the popular and expressive 1970s disco era dance style Waacking back into the spotlight.
A student of the Legendary Soul Train Dancer Tyrone Proctor, Princess Lockerooo is a Waacking Specialist and emphasizes the freestyle element of the dance which encourages the development of each individual dancer to become a living embodiment of music. Her innovative and unique style of Propeller Waacking has thrilled audiences from all over the world since her showcase on So You Think You Can Dance (Season 8) and has inspired countless students throughout Asia, Europe and beyond to study Waacking.
With a background and education in musical theater, Princess Lockerooo puts a theatrical twist on urban dance and has developed her own unique works that have been performed in NYC and across the world. Princess Lockerooo was most recently featured on the Wendy Williams Show and in the Icona Pop video, All Night and has also performed in Dance For Madonna Smirnoff Nightlife Exchange Project and Billboard Live in Tokyo and Osaka with disco legend Jody Watley.
Princess Lockeroo has performed at Carnegie Hall with Hugh Masekela, Lincoln Center and Apollo Theater. Additional TV credits include America’s Got Talent, TV Tokyo and appearances on TV Programs in Thailand, Japan, Italy, and Russia. Her remarkable passion and enduring work ethic have lead to her teaching and judging in the biggest dance festivals across the world including SDK (Czech Rebublic), Fitness Brazil, Street Dance Intensive (Poland), MC Hip Hop (Italy), Open Dance Connect (Russia), as well as numerous other events across Japan, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan, Siberia, Finland, London, and Kazakhstan.
A favorite amongst many students, Princess Lockerooo continues to teach and share her passion for dance and Waacking at the best studios in New York City.