Hailing from Vancouver, Canada, Tal is a true ambassador of West Coast flavor. Over the years, Tal's intrinsic style has enabled him to teach and perform all over the world. In 2002 he co-founded "Over the Influence" dance crew, who not only rocked the stage, but also film and television. Over the course of his career Tal has worked with such artists as The Roots, Montell Jordan, K-OS, Vanilla Ice, Back Eyed Peas just to name a few. He has also performed in such theater shows as Cirque du Soleil's show "LOVE" and the Jabbawockeez show "Mus.i.C".
Tal's unique choreography originates from a background in boogaloo, locking, house and old/new school hip-hop. Beyond the movement, whether it is teaching a sea of students or performing for thousands of people, Tal executes everything with meticulous care and precision. It is qualities such as these that make him a favorite among students and colleagues and fans.