ALEA “DIDI” DE CASTRO
With her experience with choreographing and performing, Alea has had the pleasure to showcase her work at Capital Pride 2018, Canada 150, OpenMinds Ottawa, House of Paint and Runway for Hope. Aside from performing, Alea’s also competes often in Canada and the USA placing 1st at Under Pressure Street Dance Festival in Montreal, 2nd at the Ting Pinoy’s Got Talent Battle in Ottawa, and Top 4 and Top 8 in numerous competitions. As a leader in the community, she has also judge numerous competitions, and has co-organized several highly successful events such as Hit That Beat, Summer Sweat and Sole Food.
Today, Alea has co-founded Ottawa’s Newest Street Dance company, MOOV Ottawa Dance with her partner BBoy Effect. With her experience performing, unique dance project and passion to connect Ottawa to the Street Dance communities, she has won the Tontine Award, Awesome Ottawa Grant and Capital Pride Community Fund.
As the only active female Filipino Street Dancer in the Ottawa dance community, she is proud and highly dedicated to organizing events and repping at battles throughout Canada and the U.S. She brings her vivacious personality, distinguishable flare for fashion and flavor into every project she is involved in and continues to grow as a dancer and person.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”22107″ img_size=”full” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_rounded” onclick=”link_image”][/vc_column][/vc_row]