Choreographer, The Cadets
Louis Hellinger is a lifelong New Jersey resident and has over 20 years of performance, design and instructional experience for color guard, drum corps and marching band. He began his passion for the color guard activity quite humbly in a local independent guard and drum corps, from his hometown of Bayonne, NJ. Later, he was a member of the renowned Emerald Marquis color guard from Wakefield, Ma. Louis is currently the designer and choreographer for the AMP Winter Guard, from Camden NJ, who was the 2017 WGI Open Class Champion. Previously he founded the West Orange High School
winter guard, where he spent 12 years as the creative director and designer. Additionally, he has had the privilege to work with a number of wonderful programs over the years, including: Cypress Independent (TX), The Black Watch (NJ), The Blue Knights (CO), Sacred Heart University (CT) and countless other high school marching bands and color guard throughout the NJ area. Louis is very excited to be The Cadets organization for the 2018 season.