Nika Kljun’s Journey from Slovenia to International Influencer, Plus Beyonce, Britney Spears & More!


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Episode Recap & Guest Bio

In this episode of The Dance Influence with Dana Alexa we chat with world renowned dancer, choreographer and teacher Nika Kljun! Nika tells us about getting her start in dance at a young age all the way in a small town in Slovenia. She opens up about owning her own dance studio and how it feels to be a celebrity in her hometown. For aspiring artists that come from small towns but have big dreams, Nika gives advice on how to turn those into reality. Nika will tell us what it’s like to work with major artists such as Paula Abdul and the experience of choreographing the Icons Las Vegas residency. Lastly, we get to chat about her teaching career and how it feels to inspire and share her passion for dance!

Nika Kljun is originally from Ljubljana, Slovenia where she is the owner of Bolero Dance Center. Nika has gained global respect as a dancer, choreographer and teacher and became the Global Dance Ambassador of Slovenia by being one of the first to achieve success internationally, bringing a multitude of international awards back to her home country. Nika has danced with major artists such as Beyonce, Jenifer Lopez, Justin Beiber, Ne-yo, Jason Durelo, Pitbull and many more. She has choreographed for Paula Abdul, Brittney Spears, 2018 FIFA World Cup Closing Ceremony, J Balvin, America’s Got Talent to name a few! Nika teaches a weekly dance class at Millennium Dance Complex and tours with Jump! Dance Convention. With 450k followers on Instagram and 740k subscribers on YouTube, she continues to influence thousands of people all over the world with her unbeatable enthusiasm and passion for dance!

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