Choreographer

C. MICHAEL PERRY

DANCER/CHOREOGRAPHER

38 High Street, Newport, Maine 04953

801-550-7741 | cmichaelperry53@gmail.com

 

 TRAINING

  • Joanne Craig School of Dance — Chicago, Illinois — studied Tap, Ballet, Jazz — 1967-1974
  • Hinsdale Central High School — Hinsdale, Illinois — Gymnast on High School Team — apparatus specialist
  • Brigham Young University — Provo, Utah – B.A. Directing, 1982 — Dance Minor, Theatre Major — studied Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Theatre Movement, Acting, Directing

 

CHOREOGRAPHY

  • 2010 — BIG RIVER (Sundance Summer Theatre)
  • 2003 — BROADWAY, OUR WAY! (Chester Playhouse tour)
  • 1998 — YOU ’RE A GOOD MAN,CHARLIE BROWN
  • FAUNTLEROY (original)
  • 1997 — FOREVER PLAID!
  • HELLO, DOLLY!
  • 1996 — WEST SIDE STORY
  • 1994 — INTO THE WOODS
  • 1993 — OVER HERE!
  • 1992 — PIPPIN
  • CURSES, FOILED AGAIN!
  • 1991 — KISS ME, KATE
  • ONSTAGE!
  • 1990 — JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT
  • CHRISTMAS DREAMS (original)
  • 1989 — BABES IN ARMS
  • ONSTAGE (original)
  • 1988 — KISS ME KATE
  • ANYTHING GOES
  • 1987 — FINIAN’S RAINBOW
  • BROADWAY’S CHILDREN
  • THE WISHING TREE (original)
  • 1986 — THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN
  • 1985 — ANNIE GET YOUR GUN
  • APRIL ANN (Original)
  • 1984 — FRONTIER! (Original)
  • 1983 — THE KING AND I
  • OLIVER!
  • 1982 — JEDEDIAH! (original)
  • CURSES, FOILED AGAIN! (original)
  • 1981 — GODSPELL
  • THE MUSIC MAN
  • OF BABYLON (Original)
  • 1980 — FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
  • 1979 — ENTERTAINING MARK TWAIN
  • 1977 — MARTY (Original)
  • 1976 — GEORGE M! (Dance Captain)
  • BRIGHAM! (asst)
  • ENTERTAINING MARK TWAIN (Original)
  • TOAD-! (Original
  • 1975 — MAN OF LA MANCHA
  • THE BLUEBIRD
  • LIGHT WALTZ (Original)
  • 1974 — YOU’RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN!
  • FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (2x)
  • 1973 — OLD HUNDRED-NEW HUNDRED (Original)
  • 1971 — BABES IN ARMS
  • 1969 — OLIVER! (asst)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Plank Road Players — tap dance workshops
  • BYU Dance Department — Tap dance, part-time Faculty
  • BYU Special Courses and Conferences and BYU Theatre
  • Department (1975, 1976, 1989, 1991) — Musical Theatre, Tap, Theatre Movement
  • Colleen Collins Smith School of Dance — tap teacher and general aide
  • Dance Dynamics — tap and jazz
  • South Shore School District, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia — 2001- 2003 — Teacher of Youth Drama Workshops
  • Spanish Fork High School — Director of Theatre– 1990-2000
  • Sherwood Hills Junior High School – 1989-1990
  • Pleasant Grove High School — Drama Director/Teacher – 1986-1988
  • Alpine School District — Community & Adult Education — Creative Dramatics, Storytelling for Youth and Acting for Adults.
  • Utah Theatre Association – workshops and seminars
  • Southwest Theatre Association – workshops and seminars
  • Rocky Mountain Theatre Association – workshops and seminars

DANCER

  • 1977 — GUYS AND DOLLS
  • MARTY
  • LATTER DAY RUTH (re-titled: THE DAY THE RAIN FELL UP)
  • 1976 — GEORGE M!
  • MAN OF LA MANCHA
  • 1973 — CAROUSEL (Adapted for Ballet)  Danced BILLY BIGELOW)
  • 1972 — PETER PAN (Adapted for Ballet)  Danced the Role of SMEE)
  • SLEEPING BEAUTY BALLET
  • 1971 — ANNIE GET YOUR GUN
  • BABES IN ARMS
  • DANCE ON A COUNTRY GRAVE