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Maho Udo



Maho Udo was born in Kyoto, Japan. At age 12, MAHO started Jazz/Hip-Hop/Ballet dancing and apparatus gymnastics. In 1999, he made his debut as a backup dancer at "Johnny's Jr. FRESH SPRING CONCERT". Until 2003, he danced behind TOKIO, V6, Kinki Kids, ARASHI, Tacky & Tsubasa, KAT-TUN, Kanjani8, etc. on their stages and concert tours. Then caught up in the entertainment world, he decided to take a new challenge. In 2005, at age 18, he left Japan for New York to hone his dancing skills.
For three years (2005 - 2008) at BDC, MAHO studied with a lot of world-famous dancers (Brian Green, Rhapsody, Jazzy J, Ejoe, Luam, Jared Grimes, Michele Assaf, Brice Mousset,, etc.) He has learned a wide range of dance styles including Hip Hop, House, Jazz, Contemporary Tap and Ballet. His dancing talent has led him to opportunities to perform in many showcases.
In 2008, he passed the audition for the Cirque du Soleil and obtained a US artist visa to work as a professional dancer in US. In 2009, selected through highly competitive audition, he got a great chance to participate in Madonna’s "Sticky & Sweet Tour 2009".
He outstandingly performed animation dances in the Madonna's tour. MAHO performed as Cirque du Soleil dancer at the Opening Ceremonies of 2010 FIBA World Basketball Championship in Istanbul, Turkey.
MAHO joins “AmountBoyz” and also Ejoe's dance troupe "Beyond Phenomenon" and belongs to Jared Grimes Company and Brian Thomas Company, also being assistant for Brian Green.
widening his appeal by showcasing a variety of dance styles and techniques. Maho  is currently dancing on tour with Jason Derulo.