Currently performing in the cast of Rocky on Broadway Luis Salgado is a Director & Choreographer from Puerto Rico who is leaving a mark for his latino community in the Musical Theater world and beyond.
Luis has been working in Choreography for Theater, Film, Industrial, Concerts, Hotels Reviews and more. Luis has served as Assistant Choreographer in the films Enchanted, Step Up 2 the streets, Don Omar at Billboards 2012 and Broadway's In the Heights among others.http://www.luissalgado.com
Luis Salgado has a history of Broadway Musical experience with,"In The Heights", "Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown" and now "ROCKY". Other Off Broadway and Broadway work includes The Mambo Kings (Frankie Suárez), Fame on 42nd Street (Joe Vegas u/s). Film Credits include(s):"American Gangster", "Dirty Dancing 2", "Enchanted" and "Step Up 2 The Streets" (Alejandro), Across The Universe and more.
Luis has originate choreography for NY Musicals such as "Zapata The Musical" in the 2012 New York Music Theatre Festival, "DC-7 The Robert Clemente Story", "Shafrika The White Girl", "I'll Be Damned", "The Drop Outs" and "Serenade" where he won an HOLA award for choreography. Luis has also directed shows and festival in and out of the United States, the most recent and successful ones "Candela Fuerza y Pasion" in Lima Peru and "The 2011 Choreographers Festival" in NYC.
A BroadwayWorld.com Gypsy of the Month, 2009 Grand Marshal of NY Dance Parade and a Drama Desk Award winner for Outstanding Ensemble of "In the Heights". Luis is the founder/director of R.Evolución Latina, an organization that utilizes the arts through educational and collaborative programming to empower the Latino community to discover their full potential; Making a difference through the arts with the philosophy of DARING TO GO BEYOND!. Most recent Luis created Salgado Productions -Art with a purpose where is now developing new productions such as "Amigo Duende The Musical" with original music by Tony Award nominee Joshua Henry.
For more about Luis visit: www.LuisSalgado.com