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Famous Choreographers from Australia

Updated October 13, 2018 6.0k views8 items

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. {#nodes}
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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 of Ghost the Musical.He was most recently the choreographer for Minogue's Golden Tour, after previously choreographing her Kiss Me Once Tour.. During Minogue's Golden era, Wallen also delivered a dance class for competition winners to learn the dance moves to Dancing, and dance with Minogue herself. He also choreographed the Fox movie The Greatest Showman, starring Hugh Jackman....  more
    • David Atkins, OAM (born 12 December 1955) is an Australian dancer, choreographer, music-theatre director and producer....  more
      • Age: 65
      • Birthplace: Sydney, Australia
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      Else Fisher

      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 a choreographer and director at various theaters in Sweden....  more
      • Age: Dec. at 88 (1918-2006)
      • Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia
    • 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
      • Birthplace: Adelaide, Australia