Rafa Mendez, The Official Choreographer of JYJ World Tour in Europe
“Rafa Mendez, the famous choreographer popular for his participation in the various versions of “Fama, a bailar”, will be responsible for directing the choreography and stage set-up of the upcoming tour of the South Korean band JYJ.
Rafa Mendez has a long history behind him in which he has collaborated with major people in the industry such as Luca Tomassini, the choreographer of Madonna and Kylie Minogue, or Kim Gaven, who was responsible for the performances of the group Take That. As a dancer, he has assisted artists as well known as Atomic Kitten, Geri Halliwel or Tiziano Ferro. He also recorded Paris Hilton’s latest MV.
Next Thursday on October 6, auditions will be held to pick the backup dancers that will accompany the group in the concerts in Barcelona and Berlin.
JYJ, who have sold more than half a million records in Asia, will land (come to) our country to present their latest album “In Heaven”. The group has chosen the city of Barcelona to hold their first concert in Spain, initiating their tour through the continent. This act will take place in the symbolic surroundings of Poble Espanyol, on Saturday, October 29.
Berlin will be the other European destination for JYJ, who will arrive at the German capital to perform in the Tempodrom Stadium on November 6. European fans will finally have a chance to see their favorite artists live.