Jeremy Hale

Jeremy Hale

BRAZILIAN ZOUK PROGRAM

Jeremy Hale is a professional dancer, movement analyst, and teacher. Originally from Los Angeles, USA, he grew up in a performing arts family and began professional dance training in Contemporary Modern and Contact Improv in 2001 and graduated with a degree in dance from UCLA in 2006. He has performed and taught contemporary modern and CI throughout the US, as well as Ireland, China, Korea, Japan, the Philippines, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand.

His workshops draw on his 2 decades of professional modern dance, martial arts, and somatic practice training to liberate the dancing body through deeper understanding of body mechanics, physics, and philosophies of performance. Jeremy has taught workshops and intensives for Zouk dancers in New York, San Francisco, Toronto, Calgary, Dublin, Seattle, Milwaukee, New Orleans, Honolulu, Maui, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul, Bangkok, Taipei, Hanoi, and Bali – as well as at various festivals including Dutch International Zouk Congress, North Carolina Zouk Festival, iZouk Dublin, XtaZ Thai Zouk Holiday, Shanghai Sensual Festival, ZoukMX, China Brazilian Zouk Congress, and YoZouk.

Jeremy is deeply committed to helping people find more freedom and empowerment in their lives through dance.