– Jamaican Dancehall classes in London

Jamaican Dancehall class with Paradigmz at Danceworks in Central London


Jamaican Dancehall


  • Minimum age: 18
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Time: 8pm-9:30pm
  • Price: £7
  • Studio 11


Paradigmz is a Performance Artist of the truest kind. He is a dancer, actor, rapper, writer, poet, and choreographer. As a dancer he has performed nationally and internationally for Sakoba Dance Theatre, Jonzi D, Kompany Malakhi, Garth Fagan Dance (USA), and others. As an actor Paradigmz has performed in Isaac Juliens ‘Paradise Omeros’, toured ‘Slamdunk’, and acted in a variety of other short length shows.
Paradigmz set up the dancehall class after an intrinsic need to study and understand dance from the islands of his parents’ birth Jamaica. Upon his first stint of research in 2001 he set up his first dancehall class in 2003. 2 years later he started to teach at Danceworks and has been resident ever since.

Class Description

Paradigmz’ Dancehall class is an energetic class guaranteed to make you sweat and have a workout as well as have fun learning Jamaican vernacular street dance moves both old and new. You will learn a short routine based on exercises developed from the warm up that will challenge and develop movement accuracy, articulation and interpretation.