Jreena Green is a professional dancer, choreographer, dance teacher and 'practical dance historian'. She studied at The London Contemporary Dance School and did a degree in Dance Studies at Middlesex University. Last year she featured in the Len Goodman documentary series 'Cheek To Cheek' where she demonstrated historical African American dance forms. She is also lead dancer with the Jiving Lindy Hoppers dance company. Recent choreographic credits include major commercials for Guinness and Youtube (both were Directed by Jake Nava whos credits include Beyonce's 'Crazy In Love' and 'Put A Ring on It' music videos). Credits as a dancer/performer include leads in 'Falling' for Green Candle Dance Company, 'Mrs Wobble' for Theatre Peckham and her own show 'The Josephine Baker Show' which toured the South of England. She was a assistant dance captain/choreographic assistant on the 2012 Olympics opening ceremony and has a background performing in West End musicals (original cast of the Tony award winning show 'The Lion King'), choreographing music videos and feature films and doing international tours with established musical acts. She also works with the elderly, people with dementia and learning disability and 'hard to reach' young people through Green Candle Dance Company in East London. Jreena is currently head of dance at Peckham Theatre where she has developed a module entitled 'Charleston To Hip Hop' which explores the the links between current urban dance styles and African American dance styles from the 1920's. Her students have won numerous dance awards most recently the Southwark dance Challenge.