Artistic Director

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.

His long term dream include setting up
  • A DANCE SCHOOL FOR THE DIFFERENTLY ABLED
  • A RESIDENTIAL DANCE SCHOOL
  • A GUINNESS WORLD RECORD IN DANCE
Some of his unique achievements as a Dance Choreographer include CHOREOGRAPHING the
  • VIJAY FILM AWARDS 5 years in a row
  • THE WORLD TOUR of MUSIC DIRECTOR HARRIS JEYARAJ
  • First stage performance of GV PRAKASH, ARYA and JEYAM RAVI
  • Film Awards nights in all FOUR SOUTH INDIAN LANGUAGES
  • 50TH FILMFARE AWARDS performance for ACTOR STR
  • Actor KAMAL HASSAN 50th year function and following up with audio launches of UTHAMA VILLAIN & PAPANASAM
  • SINGAM 1 AND SINGAM 2 Audio Release for ACTOR SURYA
  • VETTAIKARAN AND VELAYUDHAM audio release for ACTOR VIJAY
  • National award winning AADUKALAM audio release for ACTOR DHANUSH
  • Opening ceremony of IPL, PHL, CBL , SQUASH WORLD CUP & THE CHENNAI TENNIS OPEN
  • The Biopic Audio Release of MS DHONI – India’s World Cup Captain

JBDC - Training Unit

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.

SPECIAL HIGHLIGHTS

  • CLIMAX - Annual Dance Recital by all students from JBDC
  • SUMMER SHAKES - Annual Summer Dance Intensive
  • DANCE GRADS - Certificates and Medals on Course Completion
  • BREAK IT DOWN - Dance Workshops by International Teachers
  • MOM DAD & I - Special Dance Activities for Parents and Students
  • JBDC TV - Dance Videos Featuring students on our YouTube Channel
  • STARS of JB - Talent Show by students in Dance, Music and Theatre
  • DANCE MATES - Personality Building Student Interactive Activities
  • TEAM JB - Special Invitation to Events done by JBDC Performers

JBDC - Dance Studios

Nungambakkam

F-2, 132A, Sterling Towers, Sterling Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600032.

  • Batch
  • Sub – Juniors batch 1
  • Sub – Juniors batch 2
  • Juniors
  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Age Group
  • 4 - 7 Yrs
  • 4 - 7 Yrs
  • 8 - 13 Yrs
  • 14 - 23 Yrs
  • 23 Yrs+
  • Saturday
  • 3.30 - 4.30 PM
  • 4.30 - 5.30 PM
  • 5.30 - 6.30 PM
  • 6.30 - 7.30 PM
  • 7.30 - 8.30 PM
  • Sunday
  • 10.00 - 11.00 AM
  • 11.00 - 12.00 PM
  • 12.00 - 1.00 PM
  • 1.00 - 2.00 PM
  • 2.00 - 3.00 PM
  • Term 2
  • Term 3
  • 1st OCTOBER - 4th DEC (2016)
  • 5th DEC - 7th JAN
    8th JAN - 26th FEB 2017
    1st MAR - 14th APR 2017

  • SUMMER SHAKES (APR - MAY)
  • 20 SESSIONS
  • NO CLASSES
    15 SESSIONS
    NO CLASSES
  • 28 SESSIONS

Anna Nagar

Anytime Fitness, S- Block, 6th Avenue, Anna Nagar, Chennai - 600040.

  • BATCH
  • SUB – JUNIORS
  • JUNIORS
  • TEENS
  • ADULTS
  • AGE GROUP
  • 4 - 7 YRS
  • 8 - 13 YRS
  • 14 - 23 YRS
  • 23 YRS+
  • SATURDAY
  • 4.30 - 5.30 PM
  • 5.30 - 6.30 PM
  • 6.30 - 7.30 PM
  • 7.30 - 8.30 PM
  • SUNDAY
  • 10.30 - 11.30 AM
  • 11.30 - 12.30 PM
  • 12.30 - 1.30 PM
  • 1.30 - 2.30 PM
  • Term 2
  • Term 3
  • 1st OCTOBER - 4th DEC (2016)
  • 5th DEC - 7th JAN
    8th JAN - 26th FEB 2017
    1st MAR - 14th APR 2017

  • SUMMER SHAKES (APR - MAY)
  • 20 SESSIONS
  • NO CLASSES
    15 SESSIONS
    NO CLASSES
  • 28 SESSIONS

Perambur

Spectrum The Grand Venus Mall, 2nd Floor, Next to S2 Cinemas,
No.114A & 114B, Paper Mills Road, Perambur, Chennai-600 011.

  • BATCH
  • SUB – JUNIORS Batch I
  • SUB – JUNIORS Batch II
  • JUNIORS
  • TEENS
  • ADULTS
  • AGE GROUP
  • 4 - 7 YRS
  • 4 - 7 YRS
  • 8 - 13 YRS
  • 14 - 23 YRS
  • 23 YRS+
  • SATURDAY
  • 3.30 - 4.30 PM
  • 4.30 - 5.30 PM
  • 5.30 - 6.30 PM
  • 6.30 - 7.30 PM
  • 7.30 - 8.30 PM
  • SUNDAY
  • 10.00 - 11.00 AM
  • 11.00 - 12.00 AM
  • 12.00 - 1.00 PM
  • 1.00 - 2.00 PM
  • 2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
  • Term 2
  • Term 3
  • 1st OCTOBER - 4th DEC (2016)
  • 5th DEC - 7th JAN
    8th JAN - 26th FEB 2017
    1st MAR - 14th APR 2017

  • SUMMER SHAKES (APR - MAY)
  • 20 SESSIONS
  • NO CLASSES
    15 SESSIONS
    NO CLASSES
  • 28 SESSIONS

Sholinganallur

Dasyam Pratibha, No.1 to 4, 2nd Floor, Classic Gardens, Model School Road,
Kumaraswamy Nagar, Sholinganallur, Chennai -600119.

  • BATCH
  • SUB – JUNIORS
  • JUNIORS
  • TEENS
  • AGE GROUP
  • 4 - 7 YRS
  • 8 - 11 YRS
  • 12 - 16 YRS
  • SATURDAY
  • 4.00 - 5.00 PM
  • 3.00 - 4.00 PM
  • 5.00 - 6.00 PM
  • SUNDAY
  • 10.30 - 11.30 AM
  • 11.30 - 12.30 PM
  • 12.30 - 1.30 PM
  • Term 2
  • Term 3 SUMMER SHAKES
  • 9th Oct - 27th Nov (2016)
  • 5th DEC - 7th JAN
    8th JAN - 26th FEB 2017
    1st MAR - 14th APR 2017

  • 15TH APR – 31ST MAY 2017
  • 15 SESSIONS
  • NO CLASSES
    15 SESSIONS
    NO CLASSES
  • 28 SESSIONS

Pammal

F7 Fitness Studio, 2nd Floor, Zion Complex, Pammal Main Road,
Muthamizh Nagar, Pammal, Chennai- 600075.

  • BATCH
  • SUB – JUNIORS
  • JUNIORS
  • TEENS
  • ADULTS
  • AGE GROUP
  • 4 - 7 YRS
  • 8 - 13 YRS
  • 14 - 23 YRS
  • 23 YRS+
  • SATURDAY
  • 4.30 - 5.30 PM
  • 5.30 - 6.30 PM
  • 6.30 - 7.30 PM
  • 7.30 - 8.30 PM
  • SUNDAY
  • 10.30 - 11.30 AM
  • 11.30 - 12.30 PM
  • 12.30 - 1.30 PM
  • 1.30 - 2.30 PM
  • Term 2
  • Term 3 SUMMER SHAKES
  • 1st Oct - 4th Dec (2016)
  • 5th DEC - 7th JAN
    8th JAN - 26th FEB 2017
    1st MAR - 14th APR 2017

  • 15TH APR – 31ST MAY 2017
  • 20 SESSIONS
  • NO CLASSES
    15 SESSIONS
    NO CLASSES
  • 28 SESSIONS

Kelambakkam

KIDZEE Kelambakkam

Plot No - 2/24, Suseela Nagar, Near HDFC Bank, Kelambakkam,
Tiruporur Taluk, Chennai - 603 103.

  • BATCH
  • SUB – JUNIORS
  • JUNIORS
  • TEENS
  • AGE GROUP
  • 4 - 7 YRS
  • 8 - 11 YRS
  • 12 - 16 YRS
  • SATURDAY
  • 3.00 - 4.00 PM
  • 4.00 - 5.00 PM
  • 5.00 - 6.00 PM
  • SUNDAY
  • 10.30 - 11.30 AM
  • 11.30 - 12.30 PM
  • 12.30 - 1.30 PM
  • Term 2
  • Term 3 SUMMER SHAKES
  • 9th OCT - 27th NOV ( 2016 )
  • 5th DEC - 7th JAN
    8th JAN - 26th FEB 2017
    1st MAR - 14th APR 2017

  • 15TH APR – 31ST MAY 2017
  • 15 SESSIONS
  • NO CLASSES
    15 SESSIONS
    NO CLASSES
  • 28 SESSIONS

JBDC - Performing Unit

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.

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Contact JBDC

044-28251166
044-28207561
jbdance@gmail.com