Meet Garrick Footman, an international hip-hop dancer, choreographer, and mentor. Born and raised in Queens, New York, his passion for Hip-Hop began at a very young age. He has been working in the industry for over 10 years. Garrick has choreographed and performed with various artists including Mariah Carey, Ariana Grande, Kendrick Lamar, Faith Evans, Fat Joe, U2, and countless other stars.
Garrick’s passion to perform has led him to be on several TV and awards shows including 60th Annual Grammy’s, MTV’s Americas best dance crew, MTV’s TRL, BET’s 106 and Park Live, Showtime at the Apollo, Japan network NHK’s Chick Girls Reality Show, etc. We are proud to have him teach at Royalenova Performing Arts.
Garrick Footman is also the co-founder of a successful all male Hip-Hop group called Stryke Force. Stryke Force performs all over the country while motivating and inspiring others about the culture of Hip-Hop and dance.
Throughout his success, Garrick remains humble and dedicated to training students who share the same love for Hip-Hop. He continues to teach classes and workshops everywhere; from New York City, to China, Tokyo, and Japan. The most important thing to Garrick Footman remains to spread love, confidence, and knowledge to people with the power of Hip-Hop.