Dra’Shawn “Dre” Young has been dancing professionally for well over 5 years. Over 13 years ago he started training extensively in jazz, then expanded training in lyrical which he fell in love with. Once Dre moved to Los Angeles (LA) he increased his training in Hip Hop, as LA has a strong Hip Hop base within the industry.
Dre has been honored to have worked with such artists as Taylor Swift, Jennifer Lopez, Agnez Mo, Jolin Tsai, Twenty One Pilots and Frenchie Davis. He was a dancer on America’s Got Talent, Disney’s Shake It Off and has performed over 300 lives shows on the Disney Stage for Electronica, Madd T Party and Freeze the Night. You may have even caught a glimpse of him on So You Think You Can Dance Season 9 and in a few SYTYCD Commercials.
Dre toured with Jolin Tsai on both her Myself World Tour I and II and gained a loved for China. While there he had the opportunity to choreograph on the Chinese version of So You Think you Can Dance, Dancing Carnival.
Dre travels the United States and teaches classes, competing solos and group pieces throughout the year and you can find much of his work within the competing scene from the West to East Coast. He looks forward to his Work Shops and everything he brings to the children he meets and what they bring to him, which is the same love for dance that he has.