Podcast 35 - Anthony 'Kanec' Carr - A Modern Day Fred Astaire, Gregory Hines... On Taking Care Of Your Body, Creativity On A Budget, And Lessons From Tour
Welcome to Episode 35 of DanceSpeak with Anthony ‘Kanec’ Carr. With credits including Missy Elliott, Usher, Chris Brown, and TLC, you might not know that Anthony was originally groomed to be a professional ballet dancer. Anthony shares about how he found hip-hop and his choice to pursue the commercial side of the dance industry. With his well-rounded background, we dive into his inspirations & aspirations, what he has learned from the greats, and how he recommends that dancers take care of their bodies for longevity. Other topics we explore are choreography retention on demanding jobs, what Anthony learned while working around an injury on tour, how to stay active in producing content, and more! Get ready to take notes, learn, grow, and be sure to subscribe!
After 15 years of experience in the dance world, Galit has worked as Assistant Choreographer for Prince, danced in numerous music videos, including Pharrell Williams' "Happy", has been featured in two dance publications, and currently works as a dance instructor and conditioning specialist in Los Angeles and around the country.