Bi Vro Alain Serge Irie © Kerstin Schomburg

Bi Vro Alain Serge Irie

Born in 1993 in Abidjan-Abobo, Irie is a dancer and choreographer based in Hanover. Introduced to dancing and firstly teached by his older brother, Irie did his first choreography for his team nouvelle generation d’Abobo for the TV Show Wozo Vacances by the age of seventeen. From 2012–2020 he danced with the company D’Arts Les Pieds Dans La Mare in Abidjan while also doing several assistances as well as an internship with Vocab Dance lead by the choreographer Alesandra Seutin in cooperation with Goethe Institut Abidjan. In 2021 he worked together with choreographer Mónica García Vicente. In Hanover, Irie is part of different shows and collectives, performing and teaching Afro Traditional/Coupé Décalé at Start2Dance and Tanzpunkt Hannover amongst other.

Photo: Esra Rotthoff


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