Taya Shawki started dancing as early as 3 years old in Gothenburg, Sweden, where she’s from and has not stopped since. She attended the Royal Swedish Ballet School and trained under some of the greatest urban style teachers in Scandinavia. Taya has since a very young age been very determined about her future as a dancer, which has brought her to Los Angeles today.
After successfully touring all over Europe, working in Sweden, London and Amsterdam for about 7 years, Taya has experienced the role of a dancer, choreographer and creative director on some of the biggest productions around Europe, all by the age of 24. Today Taya lives in LA and has worked with artists Beyoncé, Ariana Grande, Rihanna, Cardi B, Dua Lipa and many more. With training in hiphop, locking, house, jazz, tap and high heels, Taya believes being a well-rounded dancer with great work ethic and a positive attitude will give you a long and healthy career!