John Britto - Dancer, Performer, Choreographer, Entertainment Designer, Celebrity Dance Guru and Artistic Director pioneered South India’s Largest Dance Education Movement by starting the FIRST WESTERN DANCE SCHOOL in Tamil Nadu in 1995.
As a young DANCER, he has received numerous accolades from all over India and was the First and only Chennaite to win the “BEST DANCER AWARD” from Shiamak Davar.
As a successful CHOREOGRAPHER, he has received many awards at the State and National Level with the most special being the “BEST CHOREOGRAPHER AWARD” from Prabhu Deva for his choreography on dance reality shows.
As a very sought after DANCE TEACHER, he was the First Chennaite to be invited by the US Government on a CULTURE CONNECT 100% DANCE SCHOLARSHIP to perform and teach in USA for American students.
As a DANCE PIONEER, he has been recognized as one of “THE TOP 100 ENTREPRENEURS IN TAMIL NADU” for his contribution in the FIELD OF DANCE by the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). His success story is now compiled in the book ”101 ENTREPRENEURS” meant for Business students.
As an ARTS ENTREPRENEUR, he was nominated from Chennai for the “CREATIVE YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR AWARD” by the British Council.
As a DANCE VISIONARY, he received “THE INSPIRATION TO YOUTH AWARD” by the Rotary Club of Madras Midtown and the “DANCE ICON AWARD” from the WE Magazine.
As a MEDIA DANCE GURU, he was the Official Choreographer of India’s First Musical Feature Film and for “JODI NO 1 and SUPER SINGER” Chennai’s Biggest Dance Reality shows on Television winning four seasons in a row.
As a DANCE SPECIALIST, he was selected to be the Official Trainer for CHAMPIONS – India’s First and Only Talent Show for Special Children on Television. He trained more than a hundred participants with varying disabilities from all over South India to dance, sing and act.
As an ACADEMICIAN, he passed out as the “LOYALITE OF THE YEAR” from Loyola College and is a “MBA GOLD MEDALLIST" from the Loyola Institute of Business Administration(LIBA).
In 2014, he received the “TOP ALUMINI AWARD” from Loyola College for his “Excellence in Media Arts in the field of Dance Choreography”(1999- 2009).
He is also a REEBOK CERTIFIED FITNESS PROFESSIONAL.
Carrying forward his creative journey, he has now entered the INDIAN FILM INDUSTRY as a choreographer with an eye on bringing new dance forms to the silver screen and to create a new breed of dancers.
Currently he is on a world tour partner with different dance schools to promote Indian dances internationally and to set up JBDC DANCE SCHOOLS in U.S.A, U.K, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, MALAYSIA, SINGAPORE and DUBAI. These dance units will not only cater to the Indian community in these countries but will also give an option for the localities to experience Indian Dance Forms.
John Britto’s Dance Company is the First Dance School in Chennai to introduce DANCE AS A SUBJECT OF STUDY in the school curriculum in main stream schools. We currently teach during weekdays in over 11 Educational Institutions covering over 9000 students annually. Besides this on weekends we also reach out to young dance enthusiasts through our Dance Studios spread all over Chennai. We teach Jazz, Hip Hop and Salsa for Kids, Teens and Adults.
The school has successfully trained thousands of students over the years in International Dance forms and has a track record of creating numerous successful Dancers, Teachers and Choreographers besides also collaborating with International Dance Schools and bringing world class teachers to Chennai to teach JBDC students.
F-2, 132A, Sterling Towers, Sterling Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032.
Anytime Fitness, S- Block, 6th Avenue, Anna Nagar, Chennai - 600040.
Spectrum The Grand Venus Mall, 2nd Floor, Next to S2 Cinemas,
No.114A & 114B, Paper Mills Road, Perambur, Chennai-600 011.
Dasyam Pratibha, No.1 to 4, 2nd Floor, Classic Gardens, Model School Road,
Kumaraswamy Nagar, Sholinganallur, Chennai -600119.
F7 Fitness Studio, 2nd Floor, Zion Complex, Pammal Main Road,
Muthamizh Nagar, Pammal, Chennai- 600075.
Plot No - 2/24, Suseela Nagar, Near HDFC Bank, Kelambakkam,
Tiruporur Taluk, Chennai - 603 103.
John Britto’s Dance Company has an in-house Award Winning World Class Dance Ensemble which has performed in over 3000 stage shows for leading Corporates, Product Launches, Film Award Nights, Musicals and Concerts, Celebrity Actors and Singers and International performances in UK, USA, SEYCHELLES, CHINA, HONG KONG, DUBAI, MALAYSIA, SINGAPORE, THAILAND, SRI LANKA, FRANCE, AUSTRALIA and all over INDIA.
The Dance Ensemble is known for its Well-Trained Dancers, Mesmerizing Choreography, Impressive Costumes and Props, High Energy Stage Presence and its Versatile Dance Repertoire including Jazz, Contemporary Dance, Modern Dance, Global Fusion Dances, International Ethnic Dances, Hip Hop, Salsa, Lambada, Samba, Flamenco, Tango, Jive, Indian Classical Dances and Indian Cultural Dances.
We are the first dance company in South India to introduce a monthly salary system through Bank Accounts, Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Accidental Insurance and Pension schemes for dancers besides the regular perks of a corporate job.* VIDEOS PROVIDED ON REQUEST - KINDLY CONTACT US