About The Instructor

Brian Friedman

Instructor Bio

Originally from Scottsdale, Arizona, Brian Friedman began dancing at the age of 11, and was running his own dance studio by the age of 16. As a young dancer, he worked with artists such as Paula Abdul, Celine Dion, Salt N Pepa, and Patti Labelle. Today, he is widely known for his choreography credits including Britney Spears, Beyoncé, Cher, and Mariah Carey. He has served as both a judge and performer on countless shows, such as So You Think You Can Dance, The X Factor, and Dancing with the Stars. Friedman’s pieces are uniquely grand, graceful, and captivating, earning him a title as one of the most in-demand trendsetters in the industry.