Born in Brampton, ON, Ralph Escamillan started his training at age 14 at Harbour Dance Centre in Vancouver, BC. A graduate of Contemporary Training Program, Modus Operandi (2015), his arsenal of performance skills include a variety of street dance styles, ballroom, circus and drag. In his earlier years of dancing he danced with Vancouver crews such as Kill The Lights, House Of Ladouche, Freshgroove Productions, SickStyles and 247company. Ralph has worked with commercial choreographers Paul Becker, Tucker Barkely, Luther Brown, Aakomon “AJ” Jones, Kenny Ortega and Gil Duldulao; and artist Victoria Duffield, Zendaya Coleman and was a guest dancer for Janet Jackson “Unbreakable” tour (2015). Contemporary contracts include: Gadfly Collective (Toronto), Inlayers (Calgary), Kinesis Dance Somatheatro, Out Innerspace Theatre, and in 2014 he apprenticed with Kidd Pivot. He is currently working/touring with Co-Erasga Dance, Company 605 and Wen Wei Dance. As an emerging choreographer Ralph explores the complexities of identity and culture through his work.