Clement Mensah

BDF 082015 Battery Dance 44 8599Clement Mensah joined Battery Dance in 2012 and has since performed and taught with the Company in New York and on tours in Europe, Asia, South America and Africa.  A native of Ghana, he moved to the Netherlands at the age of 11 where he graduated from CIOS (sports academy) and afterwards, from Amsterdam School of the Arts. He received a fellowship to study at the Alvin Ailey School in New York and was a member of the Ailey Student Performing Group and served an apprenticeship with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company. He has also performed with Francesca Harper Project and on national and international tours for two years with Elisa Monte Dance Company. After receiving his MA degree in Dance Performance at Trinity Laban School of Contemporary Music and Dance in London, Mr. Mensah joined Battery Dance and Reggie Wilson/Fist and Heel Performance Group. He has also been a member of Ronald K. Brown/Evidence and performed as a guest artist with Limòn.