Full Name: Peter Sabasino
Nickname: Kid Amaze…it’s my b-boy name
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Currently Resides: Philadelphia, PA
Audition City: Boston, MA
Professional work: Featured dancer in Boscov’s Thanksgiving Day Parade 2003-2004. Hired dancer for Rohm and Haas award ceremony.
Talents/hobbies: “I can play the drums, I can do a great impression of Kermit the frog, I beatbox, and I love to write.”
Looks up to So You Think You Can Dance alumni: “Brandon (Bryant), because he was a powerhouse.”
Peter Sabasino has been dancing for 16 years and is trained in various dance styles. He has been teaching dance in Philadelphia since 2001 and was a featured dancer in the city’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. His other interests include playing the drums and doing impressions.
How did it feel on the recent day with the press and photo shoot? “I wouldn’t change it for the world.”
Dance Signature move:
A tap dancer, Peter hopes to work closely with one of the judges: “I would really like to see Nigel choreograph a tap routine, because I know he’s a tapper. So, Nigel, if you’re [reading] this, let’s make it happen! Get those Capezios out!” by Korbi Ghosh, Zap2it
From Fox Dance Profile:
I was born in Philadelphia, P.A., and began dancing at age 4. I went to The Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts, went to college for dance, and own a dance studio in Philadelphia. I’ve trained with Gregory Hines and Savion Glover.