Dance lecturer in Hip-Hop & Vernacular Dances for the BSc, BA and Foundation Programme.
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Faculty of Dance
London. SE8 3DZ
Yami is a multidisciplinary artist, a movement and theatre director, working at the intersection of dance, theatre and cross-arts. Between making her own work, Yami deliver workshops and mentor. A British Council and Arts Council England recipient, Howard Davies Emerging Directors Grant Recipient, One Dance UK DAD Trailblazer Fellow, Marion North Recipient. She was on the choreographic team for the 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony (NHS Section) and is a member of the internationally acclaimed performance collective Hot Brown Honey.
With over 23 years of teaching experience, she has worked and collaborated with a multitude of diverse artists and organizations. A well sought-out teacher, choreographer, judge and host, she has established herself as one of UK’s finest and a highly respected role model within the Hip Hop dance community.
Yami previously worked at RAD, UEL , and Irie Dance theatre.