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Dancing to a mosquito bite | Jimmy Ko Ko | TEDxYangon

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One of Myanmar's coolest B-boys and winner of Myanmar's Got Talent demonstrates the creative expression in Contemporary Abstract dance through an interpretation of itching from a mosquito bite. Endearing with cool moves.

Jimmy started breakdancing when he was 14 and was hired by a commercial dance company to perform for events and shows after just two years of learning. He was a full-time dancer at Uranium Dance School in Myanmar from 2010 to 2012. He continued to push himself to achieve greater heights through various competitions like the "San Francisco Hip Hop Dance Competition" in 2009 ( 2nd and 3rd place), "Giordano Dance Competition" in 2009 (2nd Place), " Wayzayandar Dance Competition" In 2010 (Solo 2nd Place) and " Champion of Dance" in 2010 (1st Place). Despite his busy schedule. Jimmy was involved in organizing annual street dance competition in Myanmar, including "The First Jam", "The Jam Down", "Yangon BBoy City" and "GWAVE". After graduating from NAFA (Diploma in Dance) in 2016, Jimmy Continued to shine on stage and was recently crowned the winner of "Myanmar's Got Talent 2016". And also he is the manager of a famous boy band in Myanmar called "Project_K".

This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at