Canada Famous Choreographers from Canada

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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 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Choreographers from Canada
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Blake McGrath is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Choreographers from Canada
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Blake James McGrath 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. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 34

Birthplace: Mississauga, Canada

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Brian Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Choreographers from Canada
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Brian Macdonald, CC was a Canadian dancer, choreographer, director of opera, theatre and musical theatre. Born in Montreal, while a student at McGill University in 1957, Macdonald directed the satirical revue My Fur Lady which went on a national tour of 402 performances. Macdonald was an original member of the National Ballet of Canada. As a choreographer, he created works for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and was artistic director of the Royal Swedish Ballet, Harkness Ballet, Israel's Batsheva Dance Theatre and Les Grands Ballet Canadiens. Among his ballets during this period were the popular "Time Out of Mind" for the Joffrey Ballet and Harkness Ballet's "Canto Indio." Macdonald's Broadway ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 89

Birthplace: Montreal, Canada

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Celia Franca is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Choreographers from Canada
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Celia Franca, CC OOnt was the founder of The National Ballet of Canada and its artistic director for 24 years. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 86 (1921-2007)

Birthplace: England, London

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