PRLog - Aug. 11, 2014 - NEW YORK -- Princess Lockerooo (Samara Cohen) of the Imperial House of Waacking: Princess Lockerooo: is a NYC based recording artist, professional dancer/choreographer. She has worked with artist's such as Madonna and Jody Watley and is known worldwide for her unique style of dance (Waacking). She was featured on "So You Think You Can Dance" and has toured the world (Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malasia, Thailand, Taiwan, Brazil, Russia, Siberia, Poland, Italy, Czech Republic, Finland, London, Kazakhstan) performing and teaching Waacking.
Princess Lockerooo with The Waacktion Heroes and Host Ginger Broderick
With a background and education in musical theater, Princess Lockerooo puts a theatrical twist on urban dance. She has made a name for herself in the New York City and International dance community as a performer, teacher and choreographer. She won the 2010 House Dance International Waacking competition. Princess Lockerooo and Akim Funk Buddha have performed their work at SummerStage, The Blue Note Jazz Club, The Bali Spirit Festival (Indonesia) and The BAM Café (Brooklyn Academy of Music). Princess Lockerooo is head of the NYC chapter of The Imperial House of Waacking (IHOW) founded by Tyrone Procter (Legendary Soul Train Dancer/Choreographer.)
An advocate of children’s Arts Education, Princess Lockerooo is the proud founder and director of Lockernation "The Next Generation,"
Upcoming Event Information:
THE WAACK DOWN!
World Waacking Championships
Flavorpill Studio 1212
594 Broadway. Suite 1212
1 ON 1 WAACKING BATTLE
Judge: Tyrone Proctor
Judge: Brian Green
Hosted By: Bob The DragQueen
with DJ Undakova
Waacktopia Events Inc. in conjunction with Flavorpill Media will be hosting the first ever World Waacking Championships in SOHO right in the heart of Manhattan, New York City.
This event will be a celebration of the re-emergence of Waacking around the world, a dance that originated in the 1970's and has experienced an international revival with the efforts of Tyrone "The Bone" Proctor (Legendary Soul Train Dancer ) and Princess Lockerooo (So You Think You Can Dance, Madonna, Icona Pop) whom have taught thousands of students all over Asia, Europe, Canada, Australasia and Britain.
This momentous event will attract the top talent to New York City to battle for the ultimate championship title and represent their country.
The event kicks off on Wednesday 20th of August with "The Waack Olympics", a Waacking Boot-Camp challenge in which contenders will have to prove their strength and agility both mentally and physically, with the help of our personal trainers. The winner of The Waack Olympics will win a free pass to battle at "The Waack Down" on Saturday 22nd of August at Flavorpill Studio 1212. (WAACK-
GingerNewYork found on Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) since launching in November, 2010, has been showcasing the “Kool Kats…Gotham Nights” greats of music and culture of New York and beyond. What defines GingerNewYork is its host Ginger Broderick’s unique insight, connection to and pulse on the music and culture of Gotham making GingerNewYork one of the most sought after programs to appear on.
GingerNewYork can be seen in Manhattan on Time Warner Cable Channel 34, Fios Channel 33, and RCN Channel 82, every Friday afternoon at 2pm EST. It can also be seen live streaming on the Manhattan Neighborhood Network's website, www.mnn.org, Channel 1.
About GingerNewYork host Ginger Broderick:
Broderick perhaps better known to many as “The Media CPA” is a fixture on the media circuit.
Ms. Broderick appeared regularly for eight years on weekend morning financial segments for WABC Eyewitness News. She has appeared on Good Day New York, WNBC, CNBC, CNN, Fox Business News, Bloomberg, NY1 and WOR Radio discussing tax-related issues. She has interviewed with top financial publications such as The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and Wealth Manager.
Ms. Broderick completed her TV Producer’s Certification at Manhattan Neighborhood Network and launched her own talk/variety show, GingerNewYork. Segments of the show are aired LIVE at the MNN studios and taped at the Gibson Guitar showroom/Rehearsal Studios in New York City.
Broderick is a faculty member of Queens College/CUNY Continuing Education Program. Broderick obtained a B.S. degree in accounting from St. John’s University in New York City and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in the State of New York.
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Photo of Ms. Broderick Courtesy of Rasheem Morris