Podcast 40 - Brittany Perry-Russell - Playing By Her Own Rules... Agents, Family, Faith, Multi-Booking, Industry Vet
Episode 40 delivers you with the powerful, incredibly humble, Brittany Perry-Russell (Chris Brown, P. Diddy, Lil' Wayne, Ciara, Honey 2, JLO and more). With years on years booking the most prestigious dance jobs in the commercial dance world (and acting world as well), Brittany opens up on her life as mentor, actress, model, role-model, dancer, and... well, we will let her other hats come as a surprise in the episode. Brittany speaks passionately about starting her professional dance training later than her peers, and the obstacles she overcame as she worked unbelievably hard to become a sought after dancer.
Highlights of this episode include, but are not limited to, Brittany's advice for new dancers booking their first jobs, maintaining a balanced relationship with her multiple agents, how to respectfully speak up on a job, the creation of Black Girl Magic, what a typical day in her life is like, and more!!! This episode delivers on a wealth of information for dancers and actors, and will give you a look at the bigger picture beyond career.
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.