Nikeata Thompson the successful star and stage choreographer, famous for her Jamaican heart, British style and German education.
Born in the UK in 1980, the former sportswoman has been living in Germany for over 30 years and has been going her own way ever since. Her youthwas marked as a successful athlete in hurdle running with the results of National Champion.
At the age of 19 Nikeata pursued professional dancing. Working with some of the most credible domestic Hip Hop artists, Nikeata built a strong reputation in the industry. She became the go to Dancer and Choreographer for cutting edge dancing in the country. Multiple tours, videos, TV appearances, stage coaching, working with directors for movies and commercials, in front and behind the camera didn`t stay unnoticed. Nikeata hasalso worked with Tom Hanks, Sean Paul and Robin Schulz to name a few.
Fueling her love for choreography, Nikeata put together a platform for dancers that mirrored her credibility and artistic integrity. She opened “NT Dance Agency” to expose the mainstream audience to “Urban Dancing” on another level. More than 100 dancers can be found in the agency’sinternational portfolio.
Nikeata has appeared in successful TV Shows such as GOT TO DANCE, GOT TO DANCE KIDS and MASTERS OF DANCE and is also involvedas Dance Agency & Head of Choreography for The Voice of Germany. Currently, Nikeata appears again in this season of „Germany’s Next Topmodel by Heidi Klum“. She works as catwalk coach.
As a testament to Nikeata’s athleticism and fitness regimen, she has been featured in various publications such as Woman’s Health. She was also theBrand Ambassador for PUMA Athletics as well as the Classic Division of the company till 2019 and is now the face of the new Sportswear Campaignof VOGUE GERMANY.
Since 2017 she also hosted different Live Events such as Global Citizen Festival, New Body Award by McFit & Nickelodeon Slime Fest.