NBC’s World of Dance is the world’s most competitive dance competition, where celebrity judges Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo, Derek Hough, and host/mentor Jenna Dewan Tatum watch incredible dancers compete for a whopping $1 million prize. From hip hop to tap, break dancing to ballroom, it’s a celebration of all things dance, and we’re pumped to give you a look at each and every amazing dancer, duo, and crew. Let’s meet NXT LVL.
Style: Clogging: 9 members
From: Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Who they are: NXT LVL a group of renowned clogging dancers determined to put their dance style in the spotlight it deserves. The group consists of Mike Curtis, Harrison Barnes, Delohn Collins, Brad Berry, Mark Clifford, Brian Staggs, Joel Harrison, Drake Elkin, and Ethan Stewart. As individual performers, the members have won hundreds of Solo Grand Championship titles and thousands of trophies. Originally performing with four members as ALL THAT!, they have expanded the team to include the world’s best male cloggers. They have performed worldwide, including Austria, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Hong Kong, Canada, and Japan, as well as in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2013. They’re also no stranger to TV, having made appearances on major shows, including America’s Got Talent, 30 Seconds to Fame, Dance Fever, and more.
Fun fact: The guys performed 2-4 shows nightly at The Aladdin and Venetian hotels in Las Vegas for a year. They also won The Pioneer Award in 2003 and 2012, the highest honor for clogging.
Where to catch them: Follow them on Instagram @allthatclogging keep up.
Watch them in action: You’re sure to be wowed by their fancy feet.