Donald Glover "This Is America" Choreographer Shares Dance Tutorial and Influences
"As I said, I don't believe in the teaching of dance. I believe in the teaching where it comes from".
In celebration of Childish Gambino "This Is America" music video to reach a staggering 100 million views on YouTube, the video of the choreography by Sherrie Silver has shared a step-by-step tutorial to the choreography.
"As promised, when we get to 100 million views, I promised that I would leave the tutorial," Silver says at the beginning of the video. (From the last check, the video had spent more than 128 million and is increasing rapidly).
In the nearly seven-minute video of 23 years of age of Silver provides tutorials in South Africa Gwara Gwara, another dance originating in the Ivory Coast, and several other movements.
Silver previously talked with Glamour magazine on her work on the much-discussed video.
Given that several dances in the "This Is America" the visual are of African origin, the Silver, and talked about the importance of highlighting her story, as she teaches them.
"As I said, I don't believe in the teaching of dance. I believe in the teaching where it comes from," she explained.