Originally from Sydney, Australia, Alvin is an International Choreographer now based in Los Angeles. Alvin’s dance journey began through his Filipino culture as a self taught dancer entertaining audiences with his dance crew at local events and family parties. Today, Alvin is most known for his choreography on So You Think You Can Dance Australia, work with Steve Aoki & Daddy Yankee, Disney and his YouTube videos.
Alvin became the first top 100 dancer in the So You Think You Can Dance franchise to be offered the role of Choreographer whilst on the same season. Following this, Alvin choreographed the tour for winners of Australia’s Got Talent, Justice Crew, worked with Johnny Ruffo, winner of Dancing with the Stars Australia, and Stan Walker, winner of Australian Idol. Alvin has also worked as a dancer on X-Factor Australia, and coached the dancer/actors on Logie Award winning, ABC’s Dance Academy. Alvin also saw himself as the choreographer for one of Hong Kong’s biggest artist’s G.E.M. and her X.X.X Live World Tour. More recently, Alvin and his dance team “The Marketing Guys” won 2nd place on Australian reality TV show Dance Boss. Alvin is no stranger to the reality tv circuit and has choreographed on similar shows across China and the Philippines.
Prior to this, Alvin was heavily involved in the community scene and was the founding director of Beatphonik, two-time Australian National Hip Hop Champions whilst working as a Graphic Designer. His background in both the dance dance crew scene and industry make him a favorable adjudicator in dance competitions around the world. With over 17 years teaching experience, Alvin is a highly sought after instructor at dance studios & conventions.