Alex Ung, born and raised in Iowa, got his start teaching dance with the ISU Dub H Dance Club and working with several high school dance teams. For several years he taught hip hop and contemporary dance at Bainbridge Ballet, as well as the head coach of the dance team, and has also been involved with projects such as A Chorus Line, A Christmas Story, and Xanadu at Bainbridge Performing Arts, Seussical the Musical at Seattle Children’s Musical Theater, the Snow Leopard Trust Fund in conjunction with the Woodland Park Zoo, and several other smaller independent works. He also served as assistant director, production manager, and performer with Olympic Performance Group. From musical theater to contemporary ballet, Alex has merged all of is dance and performance experience into his current dance company, the Guild Dance and currently teaches at several different venues in Seattle including PNB Bellevue and Seattle Children’s Theatre. His choreography is a unique mixture of storytelling dance with contemporary movement influenced by ballet structure and hip hop musicality.