Thursday, December 15, 2016
FKA twigs & WeTransfer Studios present: Baltimore Dance Project
FKA twigs & WeTransfer Studios Present: Baltimore Dance Project Directed by: Nick Walker Director of Photography: M. Corey Whitted & Jordan Ritz Producer: Morgan Clement Choreographers: Ramon Baynes, Dominic Lawrence, Kash Powell, FKA twigs FKA twigs dancers: Kaner Scott, Chester Marthinus Production company: Academy + Local Production: Michael Faulkner, Mahrya McIntyre Key PA: Noah Scialom Sound Recordist: Don Barto Sr. Runners: Piano Whitman, Terrence Smalls Editor: Tyler Ross Colourist: Brandon Chavez Audio mixed by: Jacob Wilkinson-Smith Additional sound: Cy An Titles: Burgess Studio https://we.tl/fka-twigs
Shon Roka (pronounced Shaun Roca) the DJ also known as Shaun Ortega was born on the west-side of Chicago. He started gaining fame as a bboy in 1991 and later became a member of a well known crew called the BRICKHEADZ. He would perform for such artist and events such as The Roots, KRS One, Immortal Technique, Dougie Fresh, Common, Rhymefest, Cypress Hill, Pharoah Monch, Nas, Diddy, Mariah Carey, Taste of Chicago, Lollapolooza, Looptopia, B96 Summer Bash just to name a few. The BRICKHEADZ also won many breakin' competition nationally and internationally. While Shon Roka was being active as a bboy he was working on his craft of being a DJ. DJing for w/ Nike, Jordan, Under Armour, Adidas, Vans, Uprise (Chicago) Skateshop for numerous in-stores, sporting events, galleries and corporate outings. Also Shon Roka is a resident DJ post Covid in Chicago at McGee's, Tantrum, Imbibe and Harbee's. While being a DJ, he has been teaching music production and the Art of Skateboarding through Maggie Daley's After School Matters. Also known as Gallery 37. For more information contact via email.