Ramon graduated with a Bachelor of Science Education (BSEd), majoring in Physical Education. He trained as a dancer in Manila and Sydney and has performed in Europe, USA, South East Asia, Japan and the Middle East. His professional work includes theatre, film, promotion and music videos. He is also one of Sydney’s highest profile commercial choreographers and dance instructors.
Ramon’s television appearances include “dance and movement coach” for Australia’s Next Top Model for Fox 8; the Rock Eistedfod Challenge Grand Finals TV Special for Channel 9; Australian Idol 2004 and 2005 (for the 10 finalists); Celebrity Circus; Skating on Thin Ice and as a judge on ABC TV Strictly Dancing (Series 1, 2 & 3). Ramon directed and co-choreographed Guy Sebastian at the 2004 ARIA Awards. Ramon has been interviewed and featured in ten different Lifestyle publications including Sunday Life “Five Fit and Fantastic Australians”; New Woman; Cleo; Good Medicine; Daily Telegraph; SX; Sydney Magazine; Sydney Live Magazine; The Australian Magazine and Sunday Telegraph “Careers”. Ramon has also appeared on various lifestyle programs for television such as Sydney Weekender for Seven Network; Channel V and Optus Movie Channel E Entertainment.
His stage and theatre credits include Dancin Dynamite; The King and I; Chess the Musical; Dancing Man; Rasputin the Musical; The Peoples Choice Awards; The Royal Bicentennial Concert and The Power Rangers Asian Tour. Ramon’s choreographic credits include: The Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony; Channel 10 Station Identification; Madonna’s Girlie Show launch; Janet Jackson Velvet Rope Album Launch as well as many corporate shows for Sydney Dance Company. Ramon has taught for various dance studios including Bodenwieser Dance Centre, Dynamite Dance Studios and Brent Street School of Performing Arts.
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