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Nathan M Wright

Choreographer


London choreographic credits: Sweet Smell of Success (Arcola Theatre - 2013 whatsonstage nomination for Best Choreography in a Musical, Off West End nomination for Best Choreography in a Musical) and The Tailor-Made Man (2013 Arts Theatre). Australian choreographic credits: Avenue Q (Helpmann Award nomination - Best Choreography, Green Room Award nomination - Best Choreography) for the Sydney Theatre Company; Not Quite Out of the Woods and Pennies From Kevin; David Campbell (Broadway tour); Side by Side by Sondheim, The Shakespeare Revue, Lovebites, Breast Wishes, Boeing- Boeing, Showstoppers, Gutenberg! - the Musical! (Helpmann Award nomination - Best Choreography); The Rocky Horror Show (associate choreographer) and Company (assistant choreographer). Nathan was the associate choreographer on the workshop production of King Kong for Global Creatures.

Film: the Wicked Faced Boy in Baz Luhrmann’s Moulin Rouge!; motion-capture artist for George Miller on his Academy Award-winning film Happy Feet and, most recently, Nathan was associate choreographer on Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby, starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
Television: So You Think You Can Dance Australia season three; assistant choreographer on Strictly Come Dancing (Wembley); Nova Radio, The 2010 Helpmann Awards, The Astra Awards and The Sydney and Melbourne Comedy Festivals.

Australian performance credits: The Rocky Horror Show, Pippin, Jesus Christ Superstar, Eurobeat: Almost Eurovision, Mamma Mia! (Green Room Award nomination - Best Supporting Actor), Leader of the Pack, Oh! What a Night, Get Happy, Hot Shoe Shuffle, Shout!: The Story of the Wild One and The King and I. 

Nathan was a mass movement choreographer on the opening and closing ceremonies for both the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games; the Delhi 2010 Commonwealth Games handover ceremony; Oman National Day (12,000 performers); the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, Canada - segment director of the closing ceremony finale and Michael Bublé - closing ceremony; the 2007 Special Olympics in Shanghai (athlete’s parade) and the 15th Asian Games in Doha, Qatar.
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