the PHRESH PHAMILY
Phresh has four(4) company divisions mini, youth, teens and adults. Teams are usually broken up by age/skill level. All companies are trained on the elements of hip-hop dance. Companies are create to built team work, confidence, and help built professionalism. Check the Bio of each company and it history below.
Phreshest Kids are group of dancers ages 12-14 who train under the foundation of hip-hop dance. Knowing hip-hop isn't just a bunch of moves you see on MTV, we strive to teach them the culture of hip-hop and it's roots. Giving them challenging routines, by helping them grow individually and as an unit.
Phresh believes that our programs help build confidence, teamwork and professionalism within each dancer. We make sure our kids know, no matter your age you can always set a goal for yourself big or small. As of date some of our kids has worked in today's industry as a professional dance/entertainer, from traveling and preforming on Boardway Musicals or dancing next to Justin Bieber. These kids are the future and we strive to give them the best and not limit them.
Creative Monsterz is the youth professional company of I AM PHRESH Dance Academy. It's members include kids of ages 15-18 and a diversity of talents, nationalities, and personalities. Being only one year young and under the tutelage of creator, “Smart Mark” Boston and Shanika Boston, Creative Monsters have won first place in three national championships, including World of Dance NY 2013! Members have reached other high accolades, such as winning scholarships to Monsters of Hip Hop and Pulse Conventions, being signed to talent agencies, or gaining admission to performing arts schools.
Prelude New York 2014 2nd Place Winners
Represented and signed by Dance Agencies In New York City and Los Angelos
Monster's of Hip-hop Scholarships
CAPA (Creative and Performing Arts High School)
Benjamin Franklin Preforming Arts
U.S.A Tour Brothers of the Knight Tour (Debbie Allen)
Academy of Phresh is just one of the founded Academies from the Skool District. With an eclectic blend of people hailing from different dance backgrounds, they train together with one goal in mind, to merge them all and to have a phresh state of mind. From the coast where hip-hop was originated, there is no wonder why this east coast company is deeply rooted in hip-hop's foundation, which is breakin', old school (social dance) and even funk style, poppin', lockin' and house. One of their focus points is "to be a student first," they are always in pursuit of reaching the next level. With that mantra, they have diligently pushed themselves to strive for a better "AOP". Academy of Phresh continues to grow and has had a phenomenal couple of years, with first place Prelude titles, first place East Coast prelude Championship 2013, and WOD NY first place 2013. United by one dream, and one goal, Academy of Phresh exudes talent passion and pour out on any stage. Phresh is labeled as one of the BEST.
Academy of Phresh is a professional adult company trained by some of the industry's top choreographers and dancers. Academy of Phresh and their phenomenal skills have earned them, first place Prelude titles, first place East Coast prelude Championship 2013, and WOD NY first place 2013. Their talents can be seen on Randy Jackson' Americas Best Dance Crew season 2, NFL films and BET to name a few. Nationally, no companies have also bear witness to what AOP has to offer like Campbell's Soup, McNeil Pharmaceuticals, and Vitamin Water.
Our dancers have been super successful in the industry!