Kalvin Lamey trained at Bodyworks Stage School in Cambridge and Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts, London. Professional credits include: Thriller Live The Musical, backing dancer for The Sugababes, Steps, Kanye West, Tinchy Stryder, Duffy, Olly Murs, The Pussy Cat Dolls and Jedward to name a few. Kalvin was also a contestant on one of the first prime time dance shows, BBC1 Dance X, working with industry choreographers from across the world whilst being mentored by Strictly Come Dancing judges, Arlene Phillips and Bruno Tonioli. In 2010, Kalvin was a contestant on ITVs X Factor in boy band FYD with Simon Cowell as his mentor where he was successful in making it through to the live shows.
Kalvin has taught in schools across London and the Midlands for almost 10 years in a range of settings and for different projects. These include working with underprivileged children in primary schools to improve access to the arts and projects devised to improve fitness and tackle obesity in young people.