Choreographer/Creative Director is expanding his credits to include his newest venture …Fashion Design. A graduate of the acclaimed Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Derrick has developed choreography for numerous dance companies, including Eleone Dance Theater, Philadanco, Bermuda Dance Company, Hubbard Street, Delaware Contemporary and for prestigious universities such as Harvard University, University of Nevada, University Southern as well as for his alma mater, Duke Ellington. In 2013, Derrick choreographed a ballet called "Blue Ocean" on Abu Dhabi Dance Project in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E. Derrick worked as a creative consulting on TruTV’s reality show, "Fake Off," and will serve as one of the creative directors for live nation's Industrial Aesop fable this fall in Germany! Now, Derrick is moving toward making “art” a part of our everyday “lifestyle” through his new brand,DJS LIFESTYLES .
Based in L.A., DJS LIFESTYLES is not only a brand to showcase Derrick’s work, but is also a platform for local “Up & Coming” as well as established designers and artists to have a voice to all aspects of entertainment. DJS LIFESTYLES focuses on artist development through the mediums of Film-making, Visual & Graphic Design, Creative Consulting, and Fashion.
Derrick J. Sellers is represented by WME, Artist Nation, Alec Williams from DJS LIFESTYLES and by Attorneys Bruce Gellman, Esq. and Barry Littman, Esq. Public Relations: Aushia Smith, Noir Productions.