This past April, at the 5678 Showtime competition in Mont-Tremblant, Cassandra Joly and Alexiane Joanisse won first place out of 7 Hip Hop duo/trio groups in their category and were invited to dance at the Dance World Cup (July 3-5th) in Whistler, British Columbia. The duo and their mothers, Chantale Joly and Julie Bélanger, have just returned from their 5 day trip to Whistler.
Dance World Cup Canada is a dance competition where dancers from around the world compete in their respective categories. Only dancers who are invited may participate in this competition. This year, the World Cup was located in Whistler B.C. Dancers from Mexico, India, China, the United States, Canada, Poland, France, Russia, Romania and Columbia all took part in this competition.
The movie Suicide Squad was the inspiration behind the choreography, costume and music for this duo led by their dedicated teacher/choreographer, Myriam Martel of Hawkesbury. Both girls dance for Remix Dance, which is based in Rockland, Ontario. Their duo classes take place in Hawkesbury from September to May.