Meet the 'Dance Kids' top 3
MANILA, Philippines – Three sets of contestants will move on to the finals of Dance Kids set for Saturday, February 6.
The top 3 are: Step Kids, Lucky Aces, and Dhao Mac Macasipot. All 3 will compete for a chance to become the first ever Dance Kids champion in the finale to be held at Resorts World Manila.
Let's get to know them.
1. Dhao Mac Macasipot – According to his bio on the website, Dhao Mac is 11 years old from Digos City. His dance influences include Michael Jackson and Jabbawockeez, and he also teaches himself by watching videos of Vhong Navarro and Billy Crawford. Dhao Mac also has a YouTube account, DhaoMc, where he puts videos of his performances.
2. Step Kids – Step Kids is composed of Alyza Mae Balanon, 9, and Adriel Brien Adora, 8. The two have been training since they were 4 and 5 years old for various dance competitions. Their grandmother is a former professional ballroom dancer, while their aunt Belinda Adora was SEA Games' Latin Dance Champion.
3. Lucky Aces – The duo is composed of Beyond Lucky Ancheta, 12, and
Andree Camille "AC" Bonifacio, 12, and these kids specialize in hip-hop and modern dance. Both met back in Canada and used to be part of a group called Nu Groove. After being discovered by two other choreographers, they formed Lucky Aces, and have performed in the US and Canada, including a guesting on Ellen DeGeneres' show, and as back-up dancers for Ariana Grande's concert in Vancouver, Canada.
Dance Kids is hosted by Robi Domingo and Alex Gonzaga. Georcelle Dapat-Sy, Vhong Navarro, and Andy Alviz serve as judges. – Rappler.com