Ambrose Respicio

Ambrose Respicio

Guest Dance Instructor

Ambrose Respicio III, originally from Guam, is an internationally known choreographer, dancer, stylist and mentor. His style of teaching and fresh take on choreography has made him one to watch and work with. In addition to having his work featured worldwide, he is also a trusted confidant to many choreographers and up and coming prodigies throughout the entertainment industry. He serves as a private coach, stylist and mentor to Camren Bicondova from Fox’s hit show Gotham. Ambrose has also worked privately with numerous celebrities and entertainers like Robert Herjavec, Erika Jayne, Taylor Hasselhoff, Lindsey Stirling, and Rob Dyrdek to name a few. As a performer, Ambrose has graced the stage along side many greats such as Betty White, Hugh Jackman, Anne Hathaway, Carly Rae Jepsen, Nia Sioux, Naya Rivera, Florence Henderson, Allie Willis, Michael Chiklis, and Tom Hanks. Ambrose has been on hit TV shows like Glee and Crazy Ex-Girlfriend. You can see Ambrose starring as the role of Mr. Las Vegas in a national commercial for the City of Las Vegas and soon in a commercial for Heineken choreographed by Michael Rooney. Most Recently, Ambrose danced along side Lady Gaga in her Tribute to David Bowie at the 58th Grammy Awards and most recently in the Pepsi Superbowl LI Halftime Show.

Ambrose was a 10 year member of Unity Dance Ensemble under the direction of the EMMY Award Winning, Tessandra Chavez. Starting as a dancer, Ambrose soon started contributing choreography to the company and eventually started assisting Tessandra on numerous projects including “Best Thing I Never Had” starring Cryus and Tiffany on So You Think You Can Dance: Season 9, he was also a part of her skeleton crew for the SYTYCD Season 5 Tour Opening number, and traveled overseas to choreograph for China’s Version of Dancing with the Stars (“Strictly Come Dancing season 3”). Ambrose also worked along side Chavez choreographing the opening number for the 2017 MTV Movie and TV Awards as well as an upcoming project for Disney. Ambrose has had his hand in countless other projects including Unity Dance Ensemble and the Edge Performing Arts Scholarship Show. In 2012, Ambrose choreographed Reebok’s Executive Fashion Show and received the first standing ovation in the 30 year history of Reebok’s fashion shows. Ambrose worked as the Assistant Supervising Choreographer for Season 2 of YouTube’s Dance Showdown and then returned to season 3 as the Supervising Choreographer. Ambrose is a trusted confidant to 2 time Dancing with the Stars Champion, Kym Johnson, whom he has worked side by side with on many projects including the Dancing with the Stars Cruise, RuPaul’s Drag Race and he even choreographed Kym and Robert Herjavec’s first dance. Ambrose has taught at many first class studios and academies throughout the US including: EDGE Performing Arts Center, Broadway Dance Center, Debbie Allen Dance Academy, The Bod by Kym Herjavec, Millenium Dance Complex and is currently on staff at the Relativity School

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  • DRESS REHEARSAL WEEK! Wear your costumes to class. We will be running a dress rehearsal in each of your performing classes before the shows on Saturday! Company Members, don’t forget the Friday run through 5-9pm #holidaymuvs #muv678 #LoveBuiltThis

    muv678: "DRESS REHEARSAL WEEK! Wear your costumes to class. We will be running a dress rehearsal in each of your performing classes before the shows on Saturday! Company Members, don’t forget the Friday run through 5-9pm #holidaymuvs #muv678  #LoveBuiltThis"
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  • Clips from last nights performance at the @spurs_austin game! 🌟 FLÜID 3 & 4! Come watch us and the other companies perform our routines SATURDAY December 15th at Leander High School. Tickets are $10! #muv678 #LoveBuiltThis

    muv678: "Clips from last nights performance at the @spurs_austin game! 🌟 FLÜID 3 & 4! Come watch us and the other companies perform our routines SATURDAY December 15th at Leander High School. Tickets are $10! #muv678 #LoveBuiltThis"
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  • EVERY TUESDAY @trevorparmentier teaches HIP HOP 8:30-9:30pm! Drop ins always welcome! 💚 song: Light Work @andymineo (we do not own the rights tot his song) #muv678 #hiphop #lovebuiltthis

    muv678: "EVERY TUESDAY @trevorparmentier teaches HIP HOP 8:30-9:30pm! Drop ins always welcome! 💚 song: Light Work @andymineo (we do not own the rights tot his song) #muv678 #hiphop #lovebuiltthis"
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  • The day AFTER Christmas come get that burn! Work out with us at 10am @gemfitness3 and @grkelley2 will be leading a good one! All donations go towards Hill Country Ministry’s!Anyone is welcome!! ❤️💚 #muv678 #Cardio #workout #lovebuiltthis

    muv678: "The day AFTER Christmas come get that burn! Work out with us at 10am @gemfitness3 and @grkelley2 will be leading a good one! All donations go towards Hill Country Ministry’s!Anyone is welcome!! ❤️💚 #muv678 #Cardio #workout #lovebuiltthis"
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  • Advanced Contemporary every Tuesday night 8-9:30pm with the creative @michellebarf 🙌🏻 @muv678 walk-ins are welcome $24

    muv678: "Advanced Contemporary every Tuesday night 8-9:30pm with the creative @michellebarf 🙌🏻 @muv678 walk-ins are welcome $24"
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  • Part 2 The MÜVment Dance Co. @spurs_austin

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  • Part 2 of MÜV CRÜ 2 halftime performance @spurs_austin

    muv678: "Part 2 of MÜV CRÜ 2 halftime performance @spurs_austin"
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  • The MÜVment Dance Company halftime performance @spurs_austin 👌🙌🏻

    muv678: "The MÜVment Dance Company halftime performance @spurs_austin 👌🙌🏻"
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  • MÜV CRÜ 2 were a halftime favorite tonight! Awesome performance 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻@spurs_austin

    muv678: "MÜV CRÜ 2 were a halftime favorite tonight! Awesome performance 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻@spurs_austin"
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  • Awesome pregame performance from MÜV CRÜ 3 @spurs_austin 🙌🏻

    muv678: "Awesome pregame performance from MÜV CRÜ 3 @spurs_austin 🙌🏻"
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