CRE8 was established in 2005 as an independent dance crew after having served as a show group of Dancing Youth (Dayo) since 1987.

The Crew consists of 16 dancers with diversity, different ethnic backgrounds and knowledge that provides a distinctive look. We work professionally in several genres in the performing arts. Our slogan is ` Create Your Path ´ and our members are encouraged to find their own way and develope their originality.

We have a long record within dance productions, television and music. Involvement in productions at some of the biggest venues and theaters, and has also performed internationally. We were the first Norwegian Hip Hop crew that performed at the Norwegian Opera and Ballet with our own production  ` Urban-X ´in 2011.

Founders of Cre8: Réo Matugas, Ruben Figueroa & Maria Karlsen.


Dancing youth(Da-Yo) was established in 1987 by Reo Matugas, Gomi, Vibeke Sørlie, Mohammed and Benny Assain.

Their location at the X - Ray ungdomskultuhus, that is a respected and popular place for the youth in Oslo,  is one of the longest running within dance, theater and prevention.

Dancing youth is led by Maria Karlsen and Ruben Figueroa.