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Stratford dance teacher auditions on TV talent show

PUBLISHED: 14:00 23 January 2013

Collective Ent audition on Got to Dance. Picture: Andi Southam

Collective Ent audition on Got to Dance. Picture: Andi Southam

© Sky1 / Andi Southam 17th September 2012

A dance teacher formed part of a hip hop dance crew to audition for a TV talent show.

Louise Davies, 27, from Stratford appeared as part of a 15-strong group called Collective Ent on Sky1’s ‘Got to Dance’ - and got through to the next stage in the audition process to find the country’s most talented dancers.

The group dance a style known as commercial hip hop growing from a collaboration of two groups who thought it would be interesting to mix their styles.

When that was successful, they decided to create a group from dancers of all different backgrounds and scouted for people who they thought had potential - like Louise - and the group had been together for one year before appearing on the show.


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