A new series by the NAACP Seattle King County, where we salute local community members doing the work to make our region accessible to all in opportunity, freedom, and acceptance.
Tyrone "Koach Giggz" Crosby
February 17, 2020
Meet Tyrone Crosby, better known as Koach Giggz, who is one of the most fearless choreographers in the industry. Born in Los Angeles, he grew up in Seattle and Chickasa, Oklahoma. His West Coast swagg mixed with his Southern energy continues to captivate every audience that he performs for. He started his own dance company, Kutt'N'uP Ent in 2004. Koach Giggz' choreography has been showcased on TV, including the programs 106 & Park, America's Got Talent, and Show Time at the Apollo. He has choreographed opening performances for artists like T.I. , Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Destiny's Child, T-Pain, and more. Some of his company dancers have gone on to become professional dancers in LA, New Mexico, ATL, China, Florida, Arizona, and NY. Koach is now the proud owner of N The Kutt Dance Studio located in Des Moines, WA. Since 2017, the Studio has offered a variety of dance classes, specializing in hip hop and jazz fusion for all ages and experience levels.
Tyrone is not just a choreographer, he is a mentor to many. Among other projects, he's the assistant producer for the annual Bubblin' Brown Sugar event, and choreographer of the teen summer musical. with Seattle Parks & Recreation. In his company he does grade checks, community service hours, and pushes parent/child healthy interactions. Koach Giggz is also a community favorite among the LGBTQ community. Koach Giggz strives to continue to build unity between communities with movement and entertainment.
Koach Giggz, we salute you!