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ALVIN DE CASTRO

CHOREOGRAPHER - LA

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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.

Television
Dance Boss Season 1
Choreographer
The Squared Division/Seven Network
SYTYCD Australia Season 4
Choreographer
Shine Australia
SYTYCD Season 3
Choreographer
Fremantle Media Australia
Young Talent Time
Choreographer
Shine Australia
Born U 5
Choreographer
Zhejiang Leisure Film and TV Production LTD
Party Pilipinas Variety Show
Choreographer
GMA Network
Concerts/Tours/Events
G.E.M. X.X.X. Live World Tour
Choreographer
Hummingbird Productions
LA Fashion Week/ Michael Ngo
Choreographer
Michael Ngo
Justice Crew- Hype Australia Tour
Choreographer
Sony Music Entertainment
L'Oreal Fashion Week-Target
Assistant Choreographer
Alana Scanlan
Jay Sean/ Young Men Society Australian Tour
Supporting Choreographer
Sony Music Entertainment
Commercials
Disney Club Penguin
Choreographer
Dir. Javier Bermudez
One Night in Mexico "Taco Off" TVC
Choreographer
Dir. Ace Norton
Lonsdale AirLayer
Director/Choreographer
Music Videos
Steve Aoki ft. Daddy Yankee, Elvis Crespo and Play N Skillz "Azukita"
Choreographer
Film
G.E.M- GForce Documentary
Choreographer
Nick Wickham
Corporate
Morrisons Mercedes Benz C-Class Launch
Choreographer
Dance Studio 101
G-Star Raw Denim-Fashion Aid Industrial
Choreographer
Trumpet Events
Adidas Originals Promo Industrial
Choreographer
Adidas Australia Pty Ltd
Shell Aviation Industrial
Choreographer
Alvin de Castro

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