Orville Xpressionz – Dancehall Professor
Orville Hall born December 20th is the 2nd of 3 boys for Kennth & Laurel Hall. He always displayed a passion for dance, now today he is one of the most known names in dance and dance hall in Jamaica.
He is the artistic director for Theatre Xpressionz, the professional company that operates the popular dance group DANCE XPRESSIONZ and XPRESSIVE MOVES dance workshops. Orville is also the resident and chief judge for Jamaicas n°1 dance program Dancing Dynamite for 7 seasons. A graduate of Exd community college, he holds an associate degree in performing arts with a dubble major in dance and drama, orville was also the dance teacher in the program. Orville Hall has placed his name in the history books as being the person to have written the dancehall course for the college, the 1st in any institution in the caribbean, this was done with the assistance of Patsy Ricketts and Kenny Salmon.
Today Orville xpressionz is one the chief choreographers of music videos and corporate functions in Jamaica, working with such names as Shaggy, Sean paul, Beenie man, Sean kingston, Jimmy cliff, Ric rok and Mr Vegas, RDX just to name a few.
In relation to all this, mr Xpressionz, Villa x, Sir Orville or Professor as he is also affectionately has also appeared in over 15 commercial stage plays…..written poems plays and video scripts all on a professional level and he still finds time to tour the world teaching and lecturing about dancehall. Truly multi-talented in every sense of the word Orville Hall is a true pioneer.
His motto : “Find your purpose and your life will be fruitful”