Angel Novoa was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. He moved to Chicago at the age of 15 years old. Today he is one of the best and well-known choreographers, dancers and artistic directors of all Chicago Illinois. He began his studies at Addison Trail High School. As an student Novoa not only was an honor student but he also was part of various activities in the school such as International Fest Dance Show and participated for 4 years on different festivals of diverse cultures of dance including his country Mexico.