2016 has been a fantastic year for Ryan, a nomination for a Carl Allen award as choreographer of the year alongside Matthew Bourne, he has been asked to be a talent scout for the biggest TV show - Britain's Got Talent and in one year has signed 150 new schools to join his contemporary exam board iD-Dance.
Ryan Choreographed the movie, ‘Denise’ for release 2016 and was appointed choreographer for the multi-million pound launch of the new Team Red Bull Formula 1 Racing car and worked with Puma on the launch of their new Allure clothing line.
He choreographed the acclaimed educational dance 'Syria', performed at the world renowned Sadlers Wells Theatre, which was selected to represent Great Britain by Jelli Studios at the Dance World Cup in Jersey 2016 winning Bronze.
His company iD-Company, a contemporary examination board, celebrated it’s 1 year anniversary in March 2016 and has just launched a street dance syllabus. Ryan’s social media outlet from this has grown exponentially ensuring that his client’s products have a worldwide reach through iD.
Ryan was the Creative Director of the UK’s biggest glamour group, The Dream Idols, who were invited to work with Channing Tatum on the UK launch of Magic Mike.
He has choreographed for the Beirut, Vietnamese and British Governments and did work for Tourism for Ireland, which showcased his work for the Royal Family at St James Palace.
With a love of fashion, Ryan could not resist being involved in the fashion industry, directing for London Fashion Week, working with Fashion TV.
Kindness and helping others is an integral part of Ryan’s personal philosophy, which influences both his work and philanthropy efforts. Ryan recently worked on a National Campaign, about a child abuse cover up at the Shirley Oaks homes, choreographing a music video, now with over 100,000 hits, which was showcased on the BBC news resulting in 3 offenders now in prison. See video page.
Ryan recently worked on a national advertising campaign for Parkinson's Uk When I Dance and the Mayor of London's "# London is open 2017" campaign, both featuring iD-Company.
He has choreographed live concert tours around the UK to audiences over 10,000 people with countless theatre productions and cruise ship shows.
Not shy of the camera, Ryan was one of the most successful dancers in the UK. He was a finalist on Season 2 So You Think You Can Dance and Got to Dance for Sky TV.
But it all started at 19 for Ryan, where he was offered a role in the most successful show of all time, Matthew Bourne’s Swan Lake. At 20, Ryan was working with Joel Schumacher as a featured dancer on the blockbuster movie ‘The Phantom of the Opera’. By 21, he was in the original London cast of the musical ‘Wicked’, performing alongside Idina Menzel. Things did not stop here, he then worked with Michael Flatley on Celtic Tiger, other West End musicals including, Grease for Arlene Phillips, Cabaret for Bill Kenwright and Kismet for English National Opera, directed by Gary Griffin, staring Michael Ball, Faith Prince and Alfie Bowie.
Ryan is the original ‘Flash mobber’, having performed in the very first flashmob for T-mobile at London Liverpool Street - This is now a common thing everyone does around the world.
Not one to stay in London, he has danced all over the world even in Bollywood for the hit movie ‘Namastey London’, staring Katrina Kaif and Asskay Kumar