Full name: Jose Herminio Ruiz III
Nickname: “Full Deck”
Hometown: Miami, FL
Current Residence: Pembroke Pines, FL
Dance Style: B-boying (smooth, flowing, explosive)
Born in: North Miami, FL
Birthday: September 15
Describes himself as: Humble, confident, strong minded, explosive
Jose Ruiz is a self-taught B-Boy who has never had professional dance training. He describes his dance style as “smooth, flowing and explosive.” Ruiz has competed in international dance competitions and performed on cruise ships. He also enjoys yoga and plays several musical instruments.
How old were you when you started dancing?
Do you have any formal training?
Who is your favorite professional dancer?
What has been your most memorable dance experience?
Answer: Competing in Paris and Montreal
What style do you hope to pick out of the hat? Which style of dance are you afraid to get?
Answer: I hope to pick Contemporary | Afraid of Ballroom
First performance dancing on his own style with all-stars Twitch, Comfort Fedoke and Domenic “D-Trix” Sandoval to a hip-hop routine choreographed by Tabitha and Napoleon. Music: “Din Daa Daa (District 78 Remix) by George Kranz.
Photoshoot Interview, June 2nd
Audition Video | June 3. 2010