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List of notable or famous choreographers from Australia, with bios and photos, including the top choreographers born in Australia and even some popular choreographers who immigrated to Australia. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Australian choreographers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These choreographers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known choreographer from Australia is included when available.

Robert Helpmann and Paul Mercurio are included on this list along with many more.

This historic choreographers from Australia list can help answer the questions "Who are some Australian choreographers of note?" and "Who are the most famous choreographers from Australia?" These prominent choreographers of Australia may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Australian choreographers.

Use this list of renowned Australian choreographers to discover some new choreographers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (8 items)
Ashley Wallen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Choreographers from Australia
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Ashley Wallen


Ashley Wallen is an Australian choreographer and has worked with stars such as the Sugababes, Kylie Minogue, Will Young and Mariah Carey. He was the resident dance captain on The X Factor and will appear as a panelist for Arlene Phillips on BBC One's DanceX. He also choreographed the 2011 UK version ...more

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Profession: Choreographer

David Atkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Choreographers from Australia
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David Atkins, OAM is an Australian dancer, choreographer, music-theatre director and producer. He was recognised in the 2003 Queen’s Birthday Honours with a Medal of the Order of Australia for services to the entertainment industry and is Australia’s most awarded producer, choreographer and ...more

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Age: 60

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Profession: Theatre Director, Theatrical producer, Choreographer, Actor

Credits: Novocaine, Squizzy Taylor, The Man from Snowy River: Arena Spectacular

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Else Fisher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Choreographers from Australia
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Else Marie Fisher-Bergman, born in Melbourne, Australia, was a Swedish choreographer, dancer, theatre director and writer. She was married to Swedish director Ingmar Bergman 1943–46, with whom she had a daughter, Lena Bergman. Fisher wrote several children's books and theatre plays, while working as ...more

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Age: Died at 88 (1918-2006)

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Profession: Choreographer, Actor, Writer, Dancer

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Frances Rings is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Choreographers from Australia
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Frances Rings is an Indigenous Australian dancer, choreographer and television presenter. She was born in Adelaide, South Australia and is a descendant of the Kokatha people. She is a member of the Dance Board of the Australia Council ...more

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Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia

Profession: Choreographer, Presenter, Dancer

Credits: The Widower

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