Rodney Hill is the Company Manager and Director of Rennie Harris Puremovement and Rennie Harris R.H.A.W. Born and raised in the tough streets of North Philadelphia, he entered the hip hop scene in 1988. For over a decade, Rodney has performed on stages nationally and abroad. He has been featured in many videos for such artists as Boyz II Men, Will Smith, and Music Soul Child, just to name a few. Rodney has also performed on TV shows such as L.A. R&B Divas, NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Soul Train, NBC’S NFL Under The Helmet, and BET Teen Summit.
In addition, he has toured and performed with Rennie Harris Puremovement, R&B singer Brave Williams, Julian King, Aaries, Mad Skillz, rapper Eve, R&B legend Teddy Pendergrass, Janet Jackson’s DJ Dj Aktive, Shanice Wilson, Mary J. Blige, 50 Cent, and Philly’s own The Roots Crew. An accomplished dancer, choreographer, and teacher, Rodney has performed and taught in universities and dance studios locally, nationally, and internationally in countries such as France, Columbia, Democratic Republic of Congo, East Asia, Egypt, Israel, and Palestine. In the year 2020, Rodney graduated from Wilson College, receiving a MFA in Choreography. Rodney’s inspiration for dance comes from his community and family, while continuing to educate and inspire others, through his hard work, dedication, and commitment to hip hop and its culture. Lastly, in 2022, Rodney Hill will be sworn into office as Councilman for Sharon Hill, PA, which is a suburban community right outside of Philadelphia, where he grew up.
Classes: The world of Hip hop Street Dance foundation
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