ISIS MASOUD grew up in Florida, where she trained with Dana & Mia Michaels and received her BA in Theater from the University of Miami. A well-rounded performer, Isis’s credits vary from choreographer to producer, in all realms of the business including film, television, commercial and theater.
Recently, Isis was featured in the new film ROCK OF AGES alongside Tom Cruise, & Catherine Zeta Jones. She also served as assistant choreographer on BOYS FROM SYRACUSE with Broadway Choreographer Dan Knechtges & Director David Schweizer. She was hand picked to be an artist associate on a Broadway workshop choreographed by David Parsons, and directed by John Caird (LES MIS/ JANE EYRE). Isis’s choreography was featured on the ABC Family television show DANCE FEVER in Las Vegas, music videos by Telling On Trixie, Machine Drum, & Woodpecker, as well as regional productions of HAIR, A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM, and LA FEMME EST MORTE. LA FEMME was part of the NYC & Edinburgh Fringe Festivals, won Best Ensemble in Edinburgh, & has run off-Broadway in NYC. Isis co-wrote, directed, and choreographed AT THE DINER, an original dance musical, performed Off-Broadway at The Duke Theater in Times Square.
She is currently a guest faculty member at Broadway Dance Center & Steps in NYC and is working as a master teacher with many dance organizations all over the country. She performed work by Savion Glover in NYC, and can also be seen in the upcoming film, KISSING DON’T LAST, BUT COOKING DO, as well as her award winning web series THE POLITE GIRLS! With over 7 million views on YouTube, an invitation to perform on AMERICA’S GOT TALENT, & international news coverage including CNN, CBS, FOX, NBC, & The NY Daily, THE POLITE GIRLS! single-handedly started the international “urban pole-dancing” movement.