Vernon Monteiro is one of the well-known choreographers in the Indian dance community. Vernon born in Nalasopara, Maharashtra, India. He graduated from Reena Mehta College Mumbai. Vernon started dancing at the age of 16 from the streets of his residence. He has very supportive and encouraging parents thus, he focused on dancing very well. When he developed his passion, he choose dancing as his career.
As he started winning the local competitions and got recognition for his talent, he started learning more dance forms. He got very much inspired by Ganesh Hegde’s blockbuster song video “Main Deewana”. Vernon’s creativity in dance began when he first saw the movie “You Got Served” and that’s when he decided to dance differently from any other.
Vernon started his journey as a solo dancer and later he formed a dance group where he and his friends learned and performed together. The group got famous when they step into the biggest reality show “Boogie Woogie”. Vernon’s and his group’s dancing journey started from Boogie Woogie to India’s got talent show then 7up challenge and so much more. Vernon also won Young star entertainer of the year at Big Star entertainment of the year awards.
In the same year, Vernon and his group participated in World Hip Hop Dance Championship held in Las Vegas and secured 8th place, which is the first time for any Indian group. Their hardship was funding their trip. Their remarkable achievement for the competition has been later documented in the 2015 Bollywood film “ABCD 2”, directed by choreographer Remo D’Souza and featuring Varun Dhawan, Prabhu Deva, and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles. Besides this his list of choreography for Songs, Award shows, Events, and for Indian and International celebrities are numerous.
After the release of the film Vernon formed his new dance group named “V Company” (Vernon Dance Company). The group is new but the passion and dedication for dance are the same hence when they entered the dance reality show “DANCE PLUS” in 2015, they won the show and the hearts of many.
Within a short span of time, Vernon Monteiro reached great heights of success. Besides being a great choreographer, Vernon also developed his zone in other departments. He’s now the creator of V Company productions, V Company studios, and bechuzi. He also created platforms to give opportunities for all the aspiring dancers like WORLD DANCE LEAGUE, FEEL, NEXTSTAR, and Bechuzi, a digital platform.
His passion for dance shows how immense his journey was from streets to international and now a creator all by HIMSELF. So much can be learned from his journey. Vernon Monteiro really is an inspiration for many aspiring dancers.