Can You Heel Dance?
Friday, September 23 2022
at I-Inspire Dance Studios
Atlanta, GA 8PM-11:30PM
Can You Heel Dance? Competition is a fun, affordable and organized competition for talented heel dancers ages 18 years old and older. Dancers will compete for a $500 cash prize our Heel Trophy . Come Party With Us! We will have with great music, drinks, food and excitement . Come join us for a night of fun with grown and sexy entertainment.
DANCERS MUST ENTER BY AUGUST 23, 2022
Can You Heel Dance? Competition is a platform for the best heel/stiletto dancers to showcase their talent. Dancers will compete for a $500 cash prize , our Heel Trophy and bragging rights. There are two judges who will score each performance based on this criteria
Performance must be 5-6 minutes long. Please have a 2 minute back up performance in case there is a tie breaker needed. A minimum of 1 to a maximum of 8 dancers can participate in one performance. Must provide own music, attire, hair and makeup. Bathrooms are available for changing clothes. Must be 18 years old or older to compete. Women and Men can compete. Call time is 7pm to arrive.
To Enter: Dancer (Solo, Duo, Trio, or Group of 8 maximum) will pay a one time fee of $15 (solos) and $25 (Duos, Trios and Groups) . Fee is non refundable 30 days prior to the competition.
KEE THE PERFORMER - HOST
Kee the Performer is a dynamic artist on the rise. At age 27, she has planted her footprint in Atlanta, GA where she is singer/songwriter, dancer, and a choreographer making her a Jane of all trades. She grew inspiration from her father who is not only her producer, but a strong pioneer in the music industry. He always told her, “If you want to be a star you must look like one at all times”, and that’s a statement she has lived by since she started crooning at the age of four. She gravitated to artists such as Donna Summer, Chaka Khan, Jazmine Sullivan, and Beyoncé to mold her into the performer she is today.
Kee the Performer has hit the stage with P Funk Connection, Deeper Shades of Soul and she hosts Feels ATL Live R&B Experience. As a performer, she gains fans by engaging a groovy vibe infusing R&B, pop, and disco, giving you the sounds of yester-year. Be on the lookout for her first EP to be announced for the Summer 2022
RONNIE JAE - JUDGE
Ronnie Jae , a all around entertainer, authentic creative & entrepreneur is known for the energy & presence he bring to not only the dance floor but everything he does! Always planning the next move & thinking how he can help those around him, Ronnie has found and created Kid No Play Visual & Performing Arts, a dance company for youth along with his adult dance program Seductive Vibez. Coming from a small city in Kentucky with not many opportunities presented, Ronnie always said, “I’m going to create my own & let the world know just exactly who I am.”
KENMEKIA STANTON - JUDGE
Kenmekia Stanton started dancing as soon as she could walk and began formal training at the age of 6. She has always been well rounded and versatile in ballet, modern, contemporary, majorette and jazz. She graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Bachelors in Fine Arts emphasizing Performance and Choreography as well as Dance Education. In 2016, she moved to Atlanta, GA to further her commercial dance training where she polished her Heels and Hip Hop skills. She went on to create her very own dance company The Rebelle Xperience, LLC. The mission was and still is to provide quality training and events to help our back into her community in Jackson, Mississippi. After a successful year as an entrepreneur, she went on her first major tour “Legends of the Streetz” with Rick Ross and continues to build her business and brand through dance.
CATRECIA CASIMIRE - AUDIO ENGINEER
Catrecia Casimire, from Columbus Ohio is a hardworking and free spirited audio engineer. She studied and graduated from the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences where she earned her certificate for Master Recording. She has worked a variety of live sound events. From outdoor concerts, jam sessions, podcasts, to church services she can do it all.
While working live events, Catrecia currently works at a studio called American Sushi Recording. On the studio's Instagram page she brings her creativity in mixing for the show Sushi for Breakfast. She assists and engineers sessions at the studio as well. Another hat that she wears is recording the podcast for Women Unplugged. She is always eager to use her skills and creativity in the audio industry.
QUIANA BRADFORD - PRODUCER
Quiana Bradford, was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. She graduated from Clark Atlanta University with a B.A. in Psychology. Quiana started in entertainment at an early age as a dancer and choir singer. In addition, participated in pageants, sports and her college step team. Quiana started producing after working for other promoters in Atlanta as a stage manager, event coordinator, event assistant, etc.
Quiana's first produced show was a freestyle battle rap competition which lasted four months. Later she produce a dance competition called "Can You Dance?" which was a success. In 2019, she produced a ten month music talent show called "Women Unplugged". Later in March 2020, Quiana decided to start a podcast called "Women Unplugged Podcast" which ended after its second season. Inspired by her creative projects, Quiana started her own entertainment company called Women Unplugged Entertainment LLC. Quiana aspires for her company to grow, create more magical projects and provide more opportunities for talent/creatives.