SABRINA ZEHETBAUER - Brini
ARTIST DANCE COACH CHOREOGRAPHER CREATIVE ENTREPRENEUR
Brini grew up dancing in Vienna and started her career as a performer when she was 16. Since then she danced and choreographed for Austrian TV, renowned Austrian and German artists such as Iggi Kelly from the Kelly Family, Vincent Bueno, Raf Camora or Jan Delay and worked with international brands like Dyson or Blumarine. Trained styles include Hip Hop, Vogueing, Jazz, Ballet, Waacking, Dancehall, Locking, Popping, Ballroom Dances. Her focus the past few years was Heels Dance, which derives from Jazz, Vogueing and Hip Hop and Commercial Stage Choreography.
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D A N C E
Born and raised in Vienna, Brini first got in touch with dance at the age of 4. The styles that were introduced to her first were Jazz in combination with Broadway singing & dancing. She has always been a natural performer and her dreams and goals would put her on stages like the MTV Music Awards as an artist which then led her into training Hip Hop Foundations, House and Stage Choreography. At 16 she landed her first Job dancing for Puls4 and at 23 she choreographed Puls4 Kiddy Contest.
After gradually teaching dance in Vienna for many years, while educating herself taking intensives and classes in other European Cities like London, Berlin and Amsterdam, in 2017, the one and only Shirlene Quigley awarded Brini with a scholarship to train at Broadway Dance Center in New York City. In 2018 she made that dream a reality. Being a scholar at BDC and training with dance legends like Luam, Sekou Heru, Jessica Castro, Candace Brown, Princess Lockeroo and later Dana Foglia shaped Brini's teaching methods and choreographic style into what is now brinidad choreography.
Returning to Vienna in 2019 she originated a different kind of motivation within the Viennese dance and entertainment scene. In the summer of 2019 she made her debut as a teacher in London at base dance studios. Later that year, in September, Brini conceptualized and organized the first HEELS DANCE INTENSIVE in Austria together with the four fellow powerwomen Teresa Janschitz, Valerie Lichtenwörther, Sarah & Julia Reindl, known today as VIENNA HEELS.
During the Lockdown times Brini used the time to further educate herself within teaching, choreography, acting and especially dance medicine. Early 2022 she graduated from the remote program of Me&MyBest Dance Medicine for Professional Dancers.
M U S I C
The talented singer's first song "Meant to be" was released in June 2020. Later that year she had the honor to feature on a song from Austria's Eurovision 2020 & 2021 candidate Vincent Bueno. The song is called Snatch like a Wolf. In 2021 she released a new single called Hold U (Lost U).
F A S H I O N
Apart from dance and music, the talented young woman's interests have always revolved around the fashion world, which made her become a certified Make Up Artist and Fashion Stylist in 2012. Furthermore, she assisted the production of the MQ Vienna Fashion Week in 2017 and later on gathered experience working in Fashion PR & Cooperations for P&C Austria & CEE. She still works as a Visagist for Commercials & Fashion shoots today and applies her many years of experience working on different kind of sets in her work as a creative, producer & entrepreneur.
TRAINING PROGRAMS & HIGHER EDUCATION
Broadway Dance Center NYC (scholarship) 2018 & 2019 / Dana Foglia Dance 2020 / Official Blackroll Trainer Certificate 2021 / Me&MyBEST Dance Medicine Certificate 2022 / Austrian group trainer theory exam 2020 / University of Vienna Translation & Interpreting / Make Up Artist Certificate 2012 / University of Applied Arts (Fashion) / Parsons School of Design NYC
CLIENTS & CREDITS
Kunstforum Wien / Blumarine / Iggi Kelly / Vincent Bueno / Young Republic / Vöslauer / Kiddy Contest / Base Dance Studio London / Puls4 / ORF / Zweikanalton / Maibritt Music / BigsMile Club