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Akira Uchida

Since graduating from Elite, Akira has pursued a professional career as a dancer and choreographer. He has worked on multiple films and TV shows, such as Canada’s Got Talent, Degrassi, the Season 5 finale of The Next Star, The Strain, Over the Rainbow, and Canada’s Smartest Person. He also danced in the Canadian Opera Company’s Don Quichotte and My Daughter Must Live. In addition to appearing in music videos for Dragonette, Young Avz, and Blake McGrath, he has choreographed and performed in videos for The Lovelocks and Lights. A Capezio A.C.E. Awards finalist, Akira recently joined the faculty of JUMP Dance Convention.