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Misha Gabriel

STYLE: Hip Hop

BIO: Misha Gabriel is a Professional Dancer, Choreographer & Actor.

Misha has garnered a near-cult following throughout his dance career. He began touring at the age of 16 before moving on to dance for superstars including Janet Jackson, Beyonce, Pharell, Mariah Carey, Christina Aguilera, Kylie Minogue, John Legend, Chris Brown, Omarion and Ne-Yo. He has danced at the Oscars, Grammys, VMAs, AMA’s, Billboard Music Awards, and on renowned television shows such as The Voice, The Today Show, Ellen, Good Morning America and Oprah.

Slated to dance with Michael Jackson on the 2009 “This Is It” Tour, Misha can be seen dancing for Michael in the documentary with the same title. He has also danced in movies including The Muppets Movie, Footloose, Jackass 2, Clerks 2, Center Stage 2 & Love & Mercy. His breakout role as an actor came in 2012 as a lead character in the popular “Step Up: Revolution” and “Step Up: All In” movies.

Micha has choreographed for some of the most well-known people in the music industry including Justin Timberlake on his 20/20 Experience and Future Sex Love tours. He has contributed choreography to The Pussy Cat Dolls Domination Tour, Hilary Duff’s Dignity Tour, Cheryl Cole’s World Tour and more. He has also choreographed on tv shows such as So You Think You Can Dance, Dancing With The Stars, American Idol, X-Factor, Austin & Ally, Superstore and the American Music Awards. As well as commercials for the NFL, Pepsi and Sarah Lee.

In 2015 Misha won a World Choreography Award for best Choreography in a music video for his collaboration with DWTS ballroom pro/recording artist Mark Ballas on Mark’s debut video.

Misha has been one of the most sought after teachers in the dance world for the past 10 years and continues to travel the globe teaching master classes to this day.

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