Wayne McGregor

Birthday:

01/01/1970

Biography:

Wayne McGregor CBE is a multi award winning British choreographer and director, internationally renowned for trailblazing innovations in performance that have radically redefined dance in the modern era. Driven by an insatiable curiosity about movement and its creative potentials, his experiments have led him into collaborative dialogue with an array of artistic forms, scientific disciplines, and technological interventions. His work has been re-staged and performed by more than two dozen companies including Paris Opera Ballet, New York City Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet and San Francisco Ballet. He is in demand as a choreographer for theatre, opera, film (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Warner Brothers’ Tarzan), music videos (Radiohead, The Chemical Brothers), fashion shows (Gareth Pugh at New York Fashion Week 2014), and TV (Brit Awards opening performance 2016, Paloma Faith’s Brit Awards performance 2015). Some of the long list of artists who have partnered with McGregor through more than twenty years of collaborative multi-disciplinary work include John Tavener, Audrey Niffenegger, Jamie xx, Max Richter, Olafur Eliasson, Lucy Carter, Ben Frost, Thom Yorke, Mark Wallinger, Random International, Jon Hopkins, John Pawson and Mark-Anthony Turnage.


Production Credits

The ROH Live: Woolf Works (2017)
Choreographer
The ROH Live: Woolf Works (2017)
Director
Sing (2016)
Choreographer
National Gallery (2014)
Choreographer
Dido and Aeneas (2009)
Choreographer
Dido and Aeneas (2009)
Director
Acis and Galatea (2009)
Director
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Choreographer
The Royal Ballet: Woolf Works ()
Choreographer
McGregor: Three Ballets (Chroma / Infra / Limen) ()
Director