Teacher Kenny Jimenez brings you the easiest to learn hip hop video ever! Mixing todays style with old school foundation, Hip Hop 101 will teach dancers foundation steps, combinations, and how to build a simple hip hop routine. Each step is broken down into simple and easy to understand parts, and shown several times to music. In this 43 minute lesson you will learn the essential steps to dance hip hop and by the end an entire hip hop routine from start to finish. With exciting dance demos shot on location at the Pepsi Center in Denver Colorado, and a kickin soundtrack by DJ Prozak, Hip Hop 101 is sure to get you dancin in no time! Kenny is well known for his ability to develop dancers, create theatrical productions, direct sensational dance companies and mentor a new generation of artists. Ken s dance career began in the schoolyards and streets of the San Francisco Bay area where he realized that exposing others to the art form of the hip-hop culture would become his way of life. After becoming well versed in the dance styles of hip-hop, jazz and modern, Ken has worked to take the fundamental elements of hip-hop from the street to theater. Ken has produced Entertainment Productions for world renowned artists and organizations such as MC Hammer, Young MC, Arrested Development, Ace Young, Jamie O Neal, Otis Day, Coolio, the NBA, AND 1 Basketball, the NFL, and more. As a choreographer and Instructor, Ken has trained some of the most sought after dancers in the country. Ken's students have gone on dance for Janet Jackson, Omarion, Britney Spears, Madonna, Aaron Carter, Cirque Du Soleil and more.
About the Actor
Kenny Jimenez has mentored a new generation of dancers. Starting in the schoolyards and streets of the San Francisco Bay area, he studied hip hop, jazz and modern dance until he knew that exposing others to the dances of the hip hop culture would become his way of life. Ken has taken hip-hop from the streets to theatrical productions. Ken has created productions for such world-renowned artists and organizations as MC Hammer, Young MC, Arrested Development, Ace Young, Jamie O Neal, Otis Day, Coolio, the NBA, AND 1, and the NFL. As a choreographer and instructor, Ken has trained some of the most sought-after dancers in the country, including dancers for Janet Jackson, Omarion, Britney Spears, Madonna, Aaron Carter, and Cirque Du Soleil.