Based: Cape town

Rudi Smit is an international Jazz Funk / Hip Hop / Waacking choreographer and dancer from Cape Town, South Africa specializing in stage and media. Rudi Smit (signed with AMCK Dance) is an internationally recognized choreographer; dancer and artistic director specializing in Hip Hop, Jazz Funk and Waacking. He has taught in and performed at and judged competitions in over 20 countries that span over Africa, Asia, Europe, North America & Australasia.

These include:
USA, England, Ireland, Russia, China, Italy, Greece, Germany, New Zealand, Romania, Croatia, Slovakia, Scotland, Belgium, Hungary, Austria, Cyprus, France, Spain, Zimbabwe & South Africa.

He is the founding member and choreographer for Untamed Primitive and Untimitive Dance Crews, the creative and executive director for Dance2XS South Africa and is also a member of The Waackers International.

He has choreographed/assistant-choreographed for the likes of Inna; Lloyd Cele; Loyiso Bala; Lakota SIlva and has most recently been one of the lead choreographers for the Universal Pictures production of ‘Honey 3: Dare to Dance’.

His judging credentials include:
-Fame Your Choreo (Russia)
-Salonika Open (Greece)
-ProDancers Waacking Battles (Greece)
-The Street Dance NZ HHI Nationals (New Zealand)
-HHI Nationals (Greece)
-Danza Vedizione (Italy)
-Hip Hop Summit (Cyprus)
-The W.H.E.S. Choreographic Competition (Italy)
-Sun City Battle Of The Giants (South Africa)
-World Supremacy Battleground Qualifiers (South Africa)
-SADTA Hip Hop Nationals (South Africa)
-SA Hip Hop Cup (South Africa)