Ricky was a dancer and choreographer for the ASU Hip Hop Coalition, he danced on the WNBA Phoenix Mercury Hip Hop Squad, and Automatic Response Dance Company….who were featured on Americas Best Dance Crew, opening for Fergie and My Chemical Romance, and who worked with Dillards, LRG, Kiss FM amongst others. Some of his students have been showcased on Disney’s Shake It Up and Americas Got Talent while he has worked with members of ABDC winners the Elektrolytes.
Ricky has won numerous scholarships including Monsters of Hip Hop, Millenium, IDA, Hollywood Vibe, Muse, Scene Interactive and was a Monsters of Hip Hop and Hollywood Vibe finalist. His choreography has been showcased and seen at LA Choreographers Carnival, President Obama’s Arizona State Commencement, MTV Sweet Sixteen, in numerous independent music videos, Jr Miss Az pageant, UDA, Phoenix Suns and Mercury, high schools and has won many competition awards at a national level.
Mr. Maalouf has a true passion for teaching and believes in a high energy class, making his students work hard while completely enjoying the class experience! You know him and LOVE him….Mr. Ricky Maalouf!!