James Devine

James Devine, hailed by the Globe And Mail as “a master of his craft,” is a multi-talented leader in the percussive dance world. Not only is he a 3x World Champion Dancer, he is officially certified by Guinness World Records as “The Fastest Dancer in the World”. From a young age Devine has wowed audiences around the world with his masterful dancing and choreography. He’s starred in popular Irish dance shows Lord of the Dance and GaelForce. He has guest performed with the renowned Cherish The Ladies and The Chieftains on their world tours. He has also appeared on major television shows worldwide including Live with Regis and Kelly in NYC, the Royal Variety Show, London, MTV Italia, Milan, as well as performing live at the Oscar ceremony of the 69th Annual Academy Awards. As a choreographer, Devine’s work has helped redefine Irish dance as an art form in the modern dance world. His starring role in the award-winning multimedia dance production TAPEIRE, led to successive box-office breaking seasons, and 5 star rave reviews for his choreography at the world renowned Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the New Victory Theatre on Broadway. In 2015 he won Best Corporate Entertainer at the Event Industry Awards in Dublin, Ireland. James is also a performance nutritionist, personal fitness trainer and writer.