George Hubela, better known as "GEO" or 'Hip Hop Geo' was born April 3rd, 1978.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, GEO began dancing in the streets at the age of 11 during the break dance craze. Following in the footsteps of his brother and sisters, he soon began studying at a local dance studio and went on to compete in regional and national dance competitions. As an amateur, GEO won numerous regional and national titles including becoming the first National “Mr. Headliner” and was also a semi-finalist in the prestigious “Mr. Dance of America” competition. GEO’s big break came at the age of 19 when he was discovered by a Disney Scout at a dance competition and went on to pursue a dance career at Disney World in Orlando, FL. From there he went on to tour with European Company of “West Side Story” and then on to Tokyo Disneyland in Japan. Upon returning to NY, GEO was hired to work with the King of Pop, Michael Jackson, for him, a dream come true. Soon after he moved out to Los Angeles to further pursue his dance career. 'As a performer, GEO has danced with some of the biggest stars in the music industry including Will Smith, PINK, Britney Spears, 'NSYNC, Jessica Simpson, and also danced on two world promotional tours with Jennifer Lopez. One of the biggest highlights of GEO's career was performing for the US troops at the MTV USO concert in Germany while touring with JLo.
GEO has danced with Pop Star Lindsay Lohan in Times Square at “MTV’s Iced Out New Year’s Eve 2005” and has also performed with Jennifer Love Hewitt at the 2003 Pro Bowl halftime show in Hawaii. GEO's other TV credits include; That 70's Show, Chicago Hope, The Young and the Restless, Fame LA, The Nikki Cox Show, The Miss America Pageant, The Goodwill Games, The NAACP Image Awards and the 69th Annual Academy Awards. Film credits include; "The Wedding Singer" starring Adam Sandler and "Boys and Girls" starring Freddie Prinz Jr. GEO has danced in the hit film “Step Up” and his Hip Hop silhouette was seen as a dancer in a worldwide print campaign for “iPod.”
GEO is one of the most popular and sought after dancer/teacher/choreographers in the music & dance industry thanks to his extreme talent and versatility. Today, he has his own loyal following of fans at www.hiphopgeo.com and atwww.icondancecomplex.com.