Famous Choreographers from Canada

List of notable or famous choreographers from Canada, with bios and photos, including the top choreographers born in Canada and even some popular choreographers who immigrated to Canada. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Canadian 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 Canada is included when available.

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

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  • Anh Nguyen
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  • Blake James McGrath (born November 21, 1983) is a Canadian professional dancer, pop singer and choreographer. He was known for being on the first season of So You Think You Can Dance in 2005, and on the MTV reality dance show, DanceLife. He has also developed a solo singing career with a debut album Time to Move in 2010.
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada
  • Brian Macdonald
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    Brian McDonald or MacDonald may refer to: Brian McDonald (Australian footballer) (born 1927), Australian rules footballer Brian Macdonald (choreographer) (1928–2014), Canadian dancer, choreographer and director Brian McDonald (Gaelic footballer) (born 1980) Brian McDonald (ice hockey) (born 1945), former ice hockey centre Brian Macdonald (politician), Canadian politician Brian MacDonald (sailor) (born 1943), Canadian Paralympic sailor Brian McDonald (screenwriter) (born 1965), American screenwriter Brian MacDonald, of the singing duo The MacDonald Brothers
    • Age: 94
    • Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
  • Celia Franca
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    Celia Franca, (25 June 1921 – 19 February 2007) was a co-founder of The National Ballet of Canada (1951) and its artistic director for 24 years.
    • Age: Dec. at 85 (1921-2007)
    • Birthplace: London, United Kingdom