DJ Guthrie hails from Dallas, Texas and made his way to LA after dancing with the Orlando Ballet for 9 years. Since then DJ has appeared in films such as “High School Musical 3,” “500 Days of Summer,” “Shrek Forever After” and “The Greatest Muppet Movie Ever,” as well as made television performances on “Glee“, “Dancing With The Stars,” “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” “The Video Game Awards,” “American Idol,” “Bones,” “Better With You,” “The CMA Christmas Show,” “America’s Got Talent,” “The 81st Academy Awards,” and “So You Think You Can Dance.”
He has also co-choreographed/danced in commercials and live performances for Ford, McDonald’s, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Memorial Hermann and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. DJ was also a part of the national touring company of CATS. He was recently on tour with Glee Live and was a choreographer for the TV show “Your Chance to Dance” on CMT. Aside from working commercially, he travels with the dance convention LA Dance Magic and teaches master classes for studios and professional companies all over the country. His innovative approach to musicality and movement theory, extensive technical vocabulary and blend of several styles into one has gained him a continually growing following. His classes have been described as not only a physical workout but also a thoroughly mental one as well.