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Mackenzie Green



Currently residing in Los Angeles, CA, Mackenzie Green has always had a tremendous amount of love and passion for dance, which has lead him to his success and imprint in the entertainment industry. Originally from Regina, Saskatchewan, Mackenzie gained a strong foundation in Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical, Acrobatics, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre and Tap. Originally, Mackenzie was trained in the ADAPT, CDTA and RAD syllabus. Soon after, Mackenzie moved to Vancouver, BC, where he first began his professional career as a company member of MOVE: The Company and Kinesis Dance Somatheatro, where he toured throughout Canada, The United States, and Europe.

Mackenzie has worked extensively in the Film & Television industry where he can be seen in CTV’s third season of the hit TV show “So You Think You Can Dance Canada S.3,” where he placed as the top 3rd male competitor. Following his time on the show, Mackenzie’s career in the film and television world was launched. Mackenzie can be seen in; CBS’s “59th Annual Grammy Awards”, ABC’s “The Middle”, NBC’s “The Voice”, FOX’s “ Glee”, Disney’s “Descendants”, Step Up 5, CW's- "Hellcats", Disney's-"Girl Vs. Monster", YTV's-"Mr. Young", ABC's-"Once Upon A Time" S. 1 & 2, The Twilight Saga’s “Breaking Dawn”, CTV's-"Over The Rainbow", City TV's-"Canada's Got Talent”, 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Spike TV’s “Lip Sync Battle”, MTV Awards, CTV's-"A Russell Peters Christmas", FOX’s-“Witches of East End”, CW’s-“Secret Circle”, YTV's-"The Next Star", Nickelodeon’s-"Rags", and BRAVO's-"Tap Tap Tap". Mackenzie has also been featured as the supporting role in Lifetime Network’s-“Holiday Spin.”

Mackenzie has danced for many artists including; Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera, Meghan Trainor, Keke Palmer, Jeremih, Nelly Furtado, Tom Odell, Loreen, Paula Abdul, Hurts, Grimes, J Sutta, Shawn Desman, Danny Fernandes, RuPaul, Weird Al Yankovic, Victoria Duffield, Todrick Hall, Christian Daniel, These Kids Wear Crowns, Bart Baker and Cascada. Mackenzie danced in both the Pan American & Para pan American Games closing ceremonies held in Guadalajara, Mexico as well as Art on Ice’s 2014 & 2015 European tours. Furthermore, Mackenzie has had the opportunity to dance for Nike’s 2016 Summer Olympics Innovation Live Show and for commercials including AVON, LG Electronics & McDonalds.

Not only is Mackenzie an accomplished dancer, but also an emerging choreographer. He has choreographed for the movie “Leap For Your Life” and for artists such as PLEX, Adaline and Jon & Roy, which have been featured on MuchMusic. Mackenzie has also worked as an assistant choreographer on “So You Think You Can Dance Canada S.4”, and “So You Think You Can Dance U.S. S.12"

Mackenzie feels blessed to share his knowledge and love of dance with the next generation of dancers from across the world which has lead him to co-founding the Canadian dance workshop EVOLVEdance. EVOLVEdance strives to inspire Canadian dancers to pursue their dreams and learn the intricacies of dance.