Joey L. Dowdy

Joey L. Dowdy

World Dance Groove

Actor, author and choreographer in Los Angeles, California

About Joey

“Joey L. Dowdy is one of the most creative and original choreographers and dance teachers I have ever seen.”
Owen Goldman, former Publisher
Dancer Magazine

“I’ve been associated with Joey L. Dowdy as dancer/performer, fellow educator, and choreographic colleague for over a decade. He consistently performs with style, technique, and high energy.”
Disney’s Epcot Center, World Dancers
George Koller

JOEY L. DOWDY is a multi¬talented International Choreographer, Host, Performer, Coach, Artistic Director, Producer, Writer, Fitness Motivator, and founder of ”World Dance Groove.” Joey’s World Dance Groove specializes in Dance, Fitness, and inspirational entertainment that features an array of outlets, everything from Groovy Informative & Empowering instructional Dance/Fitness DVDs to colorful and insightful blog posts, fiery stage performances, and spectacular television appearances.

He is the author of several inspirational books such as “Sweat 2 Success” and “Step Into Greatness! Perform!” This is his latest critically acclaimed title, yet the first from his Motivational Movement Techniques Series entitled, “Get UP & Groove!” It also features “Strut! In Six Inch Heels!” a fascinating story that landed him a spot on the cover (August 2014) of Los Angeles’ prestigious “Working World Magazine.”

His “Groove is Gonna Get Cha!” how-to dance fitness program has been featured on Television’s ABC-7, K-TLA, FOX, NBC & QTN.

Joey’s claim to fame is his position as the original choreographer for boy bands such as the Backstreet Boys (one of the top selling pop groups of all time), Take Five, The California Boys and The United Nations all-male Dancer Crew. He has also trained extensively with the Joffrey 2 ballet, Tennessee Ballet, and is a graduate of world renowned Point Park University. He is an alumnus of Disney's Epcot Center World Dancers.

Name: Joey L. Dowdy

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Company: World Dance Groove

Occupation: Actor, Author, Choreographer and Producer

Unique traits: Speaker, Creative Inspirations Writer, Designer, Fitness Motivator, Coach


  • Emmy Award Nomination, BET Networks Nominates (2008) Joey's World Dance Groove "Cardio Dance & Exotic Tone & Stretch "Workout DVD as one of the Top 5 in the nation next to Paula Abdul and The Cheetah Girls, Received Multiple Diamond & Platinum Choreograp


  • Point Park University (Pittsburgh, PA)

  • Webster University (Saint Louis, MO)

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