John Kayongo was born and raised in Nairobi (Kenya) with Ugandan roots and was a successful dancer at a young age. After studying anthropology, he had the unique opportunity to come to the Netherlands to study modern dance at the School voor Nieuwe Dansontwikkeling in Amsterdam.
John has been teaching African dance enthusiastically for many years and is known for his enthusiasm and willpower to share in his energy. The stories about African dance rituals give dance lessons an extra dimension. In December 2018 an interview with John appeared in De Utrechtse Internet Courant, read it here.