Todd Patrick is a renowned choreographer and artistic director based in Melbourne, Australia. Todd’s long spanned career has seen him travel all over the world working for some of the most industry respected companies as both a dancer, choreographer and creative director.
He began his career with the internationally acclaimed company, Walt Disney Studios before beginning an impressive stint with the prestigious Lido in Paris, France.
The credits that Todd has to his name are nothing short of impressive, having worked with the likes of Vanessa Amorosi, Ricki-Lee Coulter, Zoe Badwi, Kate Cebrano and Dannii Minogue not to mention MAC Cosmetics, Christian Dior, Versace, Issey Miyake, Chanel and Gucci alongside Giselle Bundchen, John Galliano and Karl Lagerfeld.
On top of all this Todd opened Patrick Studios Australia, which altogether encompasses a Full-time Performing Arts, Musical Theatre and Junior Elite Course as well as a High School Academy for the Arts to specifically train dancers for a professional career in the arts. In addition, he opened Patrick Management to support students and professional performers break into the industry and foster their career. His students and talent are now following in his footsteps and can be seen around the world in shows like Wicked, Shout, Chicago, 42nd Street and Hamilton and in venues across Europe including The Lido, Moulin Rouge and La Nouvelle Eve. His students frequent in music videos, TV programs, cruise ships, commercial functions and fashion parades with highly acclaimed directors and choreographers.
Todd is thrilled to be expanding and creating a stronger bond between the city schools and the country schools.
Steven has had a very diverse career in theatre, TV & film. He has worked with Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin numerous times from when he was a child. He has been involved in many projects with them, playing the role of Luke in Strictly Ballroom, lead tango dancer in Moulin Rouge, the opening of Fox Studios Australia, Dance Captain in Strictly Ballroom the musical, featured in Vogue USA with Nicole Kidman for Moulin Rouge, photographed my Annie Leibovitz and choreographing/co-directing 'Ballroom Blitz' a special story for Vogue Australia.
He has worked as a commercial dancer performing with Kylie Minogue, Michael Bublé, Geri Halliwell, Take That, Elton John, Dannii Minogue, Will Young and Sam Sparro to name a few.
Theatre includes Dein Perry's Steel City (Radio City Music Hall, NYC), Fame, We Will Rock You, Chicago (Australasia & West End), The Sound of Music, Promises, Promises, The Boy From Oz, Carmen (The Royal Opera) and Priscilla, Queen of the Desert (West End).
He has choreographed for Dancing With The Stars Australia, the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, Dame Edna Everage, Julio Iglesias, Caroline O'Connor, the Australia Day Gala dinner in London and Home, I'm Darling for Melbourne Theatre Company.