#20. DENESHA WRIGHT (Dancer)
Denesha Wright, 26, has always had a passion for dancing and aspired to be like Debbie Allen from the tender age of 5. Dance is more than just her passion, it has been her lifestyle. Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, she joined the Praise Academy of Dance where she spent 3 years working her craft.
has danced with various promotional groups in Kingston; where she
performed for Coca-Cola in their half time show at the National Stadium
for the World Cup Qualifiers. Shortly after, she relocated to
Westmoreland and joined the Chosen Vessel Dance Group, where she danced
as a principal dancer in several productions. She was also a member of
the Western Dance Group in Montego Bay headed by Lisa Hayles; worked
with Creative Director Douglas Sprout and Phillip Clarke as the main
female solo dancer in the musical, White Witch of Rose Hall soon after.
is currently the leader of the Dance Ministry in her church. She is
also the Dance Teacher at Jabneh Christian Academy i n Grange Hill,
Westmoreland, where she is preparing her students for the JCDC upcoming
competition and other productions.
Needless to say that being a part Team Jamaica 2017 for the 21
staging of WCOPA is a dream come true!
*donate to Denesha's journey to WCOPA 2017 by clicking
the button above. Donate any amount. The funds donated will go toward
her expenses for the trip which amount to approximately $3500usd
inclusive of accommodation in LA, associated visa fees round-trip
airfare from Jamaica to LA, and competition fees. Funds will go to the
National Director for Jamaica: Miss Lisa Hayles who is in charge of
paying over her fees to the international body of WCOPA.
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