Senyo Akakpo


Senyo has over 10 years in the professional hip hop scene in Toronto. Training and now teaching and choreographing with Dark Dance Company, he has be able expand his training from a freestyle performer to commercial dancer. His work can be seen all over the GTA, Saskatchewan, LA, Las Vegas, New York, and very many projects in Toronto.

As a performer, he has worked with Duality, Army of Sass, TUDS, Pride Toronto, Wayne Gretzky’s Private Events, and JunoFest. You can see him in many music videos with artists such as; Feist, rIVerse, Nick Soru, JAHKOY and The Arkells, just to name a few.

He has choreographed for many events and shows in Toronto with Army of Sass- Toronto, Dark Dance Company, JunoFest, Culture Shock LA Showcase, DCXIII Album Release Party, as well as, assistant choreographer to Hollywood Jade. Senyo has also danced with the Hamilton TiCats and Toronto Argos performance teams.

Numerous battles, jams, freestyle sessions with some of Toronto’s best, has given him the opportunity to train in many hip hop styles like; popping, breaking, krump, locking and dancehall in their most authentic form, and he loves to share the history and importance of hip hop.