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Choreography Central

Choreography Central!
Michelle Zeitlin
11433 Rochester Avenue
c/o MORE ZAP PRODUCTIONS #303, LOS ANGELES, CA 90025
Phone: (323)850-8665 or (310)477-2118
Email: Email for info
Web Site: http://choreographycentral.com/

Awards etc.: First Place and Grand Champion Awards at USA, NCA, and NDA with our New Breed and Pro choreographers. Please read the incredible bios on our STAFF and the News pages on our www.choreographycentral.com website. Varsity, JV, pee wees thru pros and All Star Cheerleading teams nationwide are benefitting from our stylish, energetic and original routines! We have NBA and NFL affiliated cheerleaders and dancers who also star on TV and on Broadway. They also work with your favorite pop stars like Britney, N'Sync, Misty Elliot, and More on tours, music videos and feature films....
Routines Choreographed: Choreography for small groups, production numbers and solos for Dance Competitions like LA Dance Force Nationals, Showstoppers and Dance Masters of America. Whether your squad is a novice team, or you're going to finals, we will create the right routine that shows you off and demonstrates something New and Exciting. We work with STUNTS, TUMBLING, DANCE and ARM MOTIONS, including POM.
Types of Routines: World-class choreographers, instructors, coaches for your next WINNING dance routine! Michelle Zeitlin, Director of More Zap Productions has launched Choreography Central! to book the best talent world wide. Credits include Broadway, West End/London Shows, TV, Feature Films, MTV Music Videos, Variety and Stage Spectaculars for Disney, Universal, Paramount. We also do AUDITION WORKSHOPS with on-camera training and EVALUATIONS, music edits and total concept, ALL STYLES OF DANCE including ballet, jazz, hip-hop, tap and other skills. We also have internationally recognized gymnasts and rhythmic gymnasts. Call now or email us for more info. We can provide reels for your viewing after consultation.
Willing to Travel?? We travel the globe--and all over the United States. Our company has been featured in Dance Teacher Magazine, Dance Fitness West and online several times with About.com/cheerleading. We've judged for all the major competitions, so we know what WINS and will supply each and every squad or soloist with the best combination of skills and music to show your Game Face!
References: Michelle Zeitlin, actor/dancer/choreographer/CEO of More Zap Productions, oversees every clinic herself, assigning just the right choreographers and/or coach for your clinic. Booking now for competitions 2003/2004. -CALL NOW FOR A FREE CONSULTATION AND QUOTE. SEND US AN EMAIL OR CALL NOW FOR AVAILABLE DATES. 24 hour hotline: (323)850-8665. Email to Michelle@choreographycentral.com

 

 

Marie Dimaano PO Box 118797, Carrollton, TX 75011
Phone: 469-774-4723
Fax: 972-394-8197
Email: Email for info

Experience: Currently pursuing BA in Math, Minor in Dance at University of North Texas, Denton, TX. Maintaining 3.5 GPA. Currently guest dancer for Roustabouts Dance Co, Dallas, TX. Author/Instructor of Turns 1 - Spirit-U at Dancecheer.net. Instructor for Dance/Drill Basics and Small Town teams - Spirit-U at Dancecheer.net. 15 years formal training in ballet, jazz, modern, and lyrical under the Diane Cole Johnson Studio of Dance, Carrollton, TX and All-Star Dance Studio, Carrollton, TX. Former member of Carrollton Repertory Dance Co. Received several awards for team and solo performances in ballet and jazz categories at yearly conventions and competitions. Member of 1998 Texas Aggie Dance Team. 1st Lt. and Member of Newman Smith Troyanns Drill Team, Carrollton, TX., Specializes in stylized jazz and lyrical. For Revelate!: jazz/funk style for men and women, kick, ballroom dancing, solos for lead characters. For CCA: High-energy pom routine, crowd-pleasing Christmas Novelty, Precision field (pom, kick, jazz), Faculty routine for community performance.
Routines Choroegraphed:
  • Director of Choreography: Revelate! (Off-broadway musical based in Austin, TX) Organized auditions, choreographed all musical numbers for entire production, worked with Director through entire season with cleaning, changes, costuming, staging. All shows were SOLD OUT by end of season, and is currently in process of being picked up by larger production company.
  • Director/Choreographer: Carrollton Christian Academy Angels, Carrollton, TX. Choreographed field routines, pep rally, and competition routines for State-ranked Small Varsity High School Dance Team
  • Choreographer - Individual solos for dance team members in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area
  • Team Consultant: Newman Smith Troyanns, Dallas, TX.
  • Choreographer/Team Consultant: Bishop Lynch High School, Dallas, TX.
  • Team Consultant: Dripping Springs High School, Austin, TX. Taught weekly master technique classes to award-winning high school dance team.
Types of Routines: Specializes in stylized jazz and lyrical. For Revelate!: jazz/funk style for men and women, kick, ballroom dancing, solos for lead characters. For CCA: High-energy pom routine, crowd-pleasing Christmas Novelty, Precision field (pom, kick, jazz), Faculty routine for community performance.
Willing to Travel?? Negotiable
References: Available upon request.

 

 

Dance Team by Joanne
Joanne Davidson, 150 Lee Road 2004, Smiths, AL 36877
Phone: (334) 480-8915
Email: Email for info

Experience: I received a dance education from Huntingdon College where I studied various techniques and choreography and attended on a dance scholarship. I choreographed several pieces in college including modern, ballet, tap, and jazz. I also have 21 years of dance training and experience including Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop, Modern, and Flamenco. I have also studied Gymnastics and Figure Skating. Formerly, I was a dance team instructor for Universal Dance Association. I am currently the primary instructor/choreographer for BJ's Dance Factory in Smiths, AL where I choreograph all performance and competition routines. I have been the primary teacher/choreographer there for the past 8 years. I have also trained and choreographed for several other dance teams outside of my UDA experience include the Smiths Station High School Pantherettes (Smiths, AL), Glenwood High School Gatorettes (Phenix City, AL), Opelika High School (Opelika, AL), and Southern Union Junior College (Wadley, AL). I spent my high school career as choreographer of the dance team for three years, captain my last. I also attend dance conventions such as Tremaine and Co.Dance on a regular basis where my choreography and dancers have earned numerous awards. I was formerly a "Golden Girl" for the Columbus Indians in Columbus, GA where I choreographed several performances. I have also been a member of several other performing dance companies including the Springer Ballet Company, Georgia's Dancin' Machine, and DancEffects. I have performed in hundreds of shows over the years including Super Bowl XXVI, several musicals, and was selected to dance in the '96 Olympics. I served as Dance Captain in my performance of 'A Chorus Line' at the Springer Opera House in Columbus, GA. I have also competed in numerous competitions locally, regionally, and nationally where I have earned numerous trophies. , My choreography includes Jazz/Funk, Hip Hop, Pom, High Kick, and Lyrical for dance teams of all ages. I am available for audition, performance, and competition routines. Contact me for the best in training and cutting- edge choreography for your team.
Awards etc.: As a member of the Southern Union Junior College dance team, I choreographed our competition routines for NCA Danz in which I was awarded an NCA Danz Collegiate All Star Award. Most recently, my dancers brought home a High 2nd Place with my Jazz choreography at the Stage One Productions competition in Atlanta, GA. My choreography also earned a trophy last year at the Co. Dance convention in Birmingham, AL. My choreography won the talent award and ultimately the crown of Miss Phenix City 1996 (Phenix City, AL). My choreography was also seen at the Miss Alabama Pageant in Birmingham, AL where I was awarded several scholarships.

My high school dance team experience earned me awards as American All Star, Universal All Star (UDA), International Dance Star (IDA), and NCA Danz Collegiate All Star (NCA).
Routines Choroegraphed: Numerous Jazz, Pom, and Kick Routines for SSHS Pantherettes Varsity and JV teams (several 1st and 2nd place awards at UDA, IDA, and American All Star camps) BJ's Dance Factory numerous Jazz/Hip Hop routines (High Second Place Stage One Productions, Bronze Co. Dance) SSHS Pantherettes- Audition routines Opelika High School- Audition routines BJ's Dance Factory- all recital, performance, and competition routines Southern Union Junior College- performance/competition routines Smiths Station High School Spanish Club - Quinceanera choreography
Willing to Travel?? I am willing to travel to your school or studio.
References: Please call for references.

 

 

Edward L. George 33 Crescent Steet, Wilmington MA 01887
Phone: 978.694.0990
Email: Email for info

Experience: Eleven years of dance training under various instructors and various studios. Currently a member of Impulse Dance- The Company. Also a member of Spartans Drum and Bugle corps 1996-1998 and the East Coast Jazz Drum and Bugle Corps 1998-present. Avilaros of Boston Contemporay Performance Ensemble 1998-present. Really Useful Theare Group--- Dancer in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at the Colonial Theatre in Boston. Stage One Theater Company--Featured Dancer and Dance Captain. West End Theater Company--Featured Dancer and Dance Captain
Awards etc.: Two time Drum Corps International World Champion and one time Bronze Medalist. Eastern Mass Winterguard Circuit Champion and best rifle line. Numerous Dance Competiton medals
Routines Choroegraphed: Choreographed for the East Coast Junior Jazz the 1999 Eastern Mass Champions. Also Choreographe for Everett High School-2nd place in massachusetts.
Types of Routines: I am mainly a dance choreographer and and have done extensive Strongest Routines choroegraphy for dancers here in Boston. I also have very strong flag background and have done very extensive expressive work with some ensembles. I have choreographed many jazz, tap, pointe, ballet, modern and flag and weapon rouitnes for many ensembles. I also am a very strong equipmnet tech.
Willing to Travel?? I am willing to travel anywhere public transportation can take me in massachusetts. I am also willing to travel out of state if accomodations are provided.




Janette D. Stookey Charlottesville, VA 22903
Email: Email for info


Experience:

Freelance Choreographer & Team Consultant
  • Create original choreography for varying skill levels
  • Consult Dance Teams and Cheerleading Squads on fundraising, uniforms, tryouts/cuts, practice structure
  • Judge local and regional tryouts and competitions

    Formal Dance Training: Tulsa School of Dance; Tulsa, OK
  • Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Pointe, Modern

    Competitive Dance Team: Union High School; Tulsa, OK
  • Oklahoma State Champion Drill Team
  • National High Kick Champion Team
  • Solo Competitor; won the title of Miss Oklahoma Dance 1992
  • Attended NCA & NCA Superstar summer training camps
  • Cotton Bowl Parade & Half-time performer

    Choreographer: Principia Dance Department; Elsah, IL
  • Choreographed & performed lyrical and modern routines for Annual Dance Productions

    Cheerleader: Principia College; Elsah, IL
  • Recruited and organized Basketball & Football Squads
  • Served as Captain and Choreographer,

  • Awards etc.:

  • Miss Oklahoma Dance 1992
  • Featured Choreographer for Principia Dance Production


  • Routines Choroegraphed & awards in competitions


  • Solo choreography for lyrical jazz routine for Miss Oklahoma Dance 1992
  • Lyrical and Modern Choreography for Principia Dance Production
  • Pom, Hip-Hop/Funk, Jazz Choreography for HS & College Cheerleaders

  • Types of Routines:

    I provide unique, customized choreography for teams of all sizes and skill levels.

    Dance/Drill Team:
  • Lyrical, Jazz, Pom, Kick, Prop/Novelty Production, Modern

    Cheerleading:
  • Cheer, Hip-Hop, Funk, Pom, Jazz


  • Willing to Travel??

    Willing to travel.


    References:

    Provided upon request.

     

     



     

     

    Jamie R. Winkelman
    Jamie R. Winkelman
    Route 3 Box 540
    Linn, Missouri 65051
    (573) 897-4507


    Education/
    Certifications/
    Experience:

    EDUCATION

    *Oak Grove High School Graduated May 1995
    *Northwest Missouri State University
    *Dance Major Aug. 1995 - Dec. 1995
    *Longview College
    *Dance Major Jan. 1996 - May 1997
    *International Correspondence Paralegal School Feb. 1999 - Nov. 1999
    * 2 yr. Paralegal Degree

    TRAINING

    *Linda's School of Dance 1981 - 1984
    *Great American Gymnastics Express
    Dance and Gymnastics School 1982 - 1993

    EXPERIENCE

    *GAGE Competitive Gymnast 1987 - 1993
    *Oak Grove High School Dance and Cheer Squads 1991 - 1995
    *Choreographer 1991 - Current
    *NWMSU Cheer Squad 1995 - 1996
    *Choreographer 1995 - 1996
    *Grain Valley Cheerleaders Choreographer 1995 - 1996
    *Concordia Cheerleaders Choreographer 1994 - 1997
    *Jefferson City Area YMCA Cheer/Dance
    Coach/Choreographer; Gymnastics Coach 1997 - 1999
    *Linn High School Cheer Coach/Choreographer June 1999 - Current
    *Appeared in a local T.V. commercial as a Dancer
    for Good Time Country in Columbia, Missouri October 1999

    Awards etc.: *NCA All-American Cheerleader/Dancer 1991
    *NCA All-American Cheerleader/Dancer 1992
    *Aloha Bowl Halftime Show Performer in Hawaii 1992
    *NCA All-American Cheerleader/Dancer 1993
    *American All Star Dance All-American 1993
    *UCA Cheer/Dance All-Star 1994
    *New Year's Day Extravaganza Performer
    in London, England 1994
    *Performed for Prince Charles and Princess Diana
    at the Covent Gardens on New Year's Day 1994
    *Oak Grove Best All Around Cheer/Dance 1995
    *Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleader Semi-Finalist 1995
    *Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleader Semi-Finalist 1996
    *Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleader Finalist 1997
    *Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleader Finalist 1998

    References: *Available upon request





     


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