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MIC THOMPSON

Hi!  My name is Mic Thompson and I am an Internationally known Choreographer and  SAG TV & Film actor/dancer  (IMDB)

 

I’d like to share with you an update on some recent events.   This past year I was working in Hollywood as an “on camera dancer” for the smash hit Netflix film “The Prom” Broadway’s Tony Award winning musical. and Showtime Channel’s hit TV series “Penny Dreadful”

Over the last twenty-five years I have choreographed a diverse collection of entertainment productions including Broadway musical theater for both families and children, worldwide corporate special events and spectaculars for a range of clients including the Walt Disney Animation, Walt Disney Special Events Worldwide, Disneyland, Lido De Paris, Disney Tokyo and Disney World, Universal Studios Ent., Royal Caribbean, Norwegian, Princess & Carnival Cruise Lines, NBC, FOX, IBM, and Caesars Entertainment.  

Dance Spirit Magazine has referred to me as a “Trick of all Trades” for my ability to cross between mediums and styles of  dance. As an Independent contractor I was recently nominated for the “Best Choreography On The Las Vegas Strip" award for my work in BITE at the Stratosphere by BroadwayWorld.com

In 2021, I choreographed an all new dance version of “Annie Get Your Gun” in St. George UT. 

In 2020, I choreographed the live stage shows and parade at the newly opened SMURF’s Theme Park in Shanghai as well as Alice Through The Looking Glass and 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea children’s musicals. In Seoul Korea I choreographed the all male revue dance show called Mr. M Alive and Viva Friend’s children’s musical. 

In 2019, I choreographed the all new Rick Thomas’s Mansion Of Dreams Magic Show in Branson MO. and also in Mexico where I choreograph the all new Las Vegas Magic Show with magician Eriko Trevensoli which is touring Mexico and South America. 

 

In 2018, I choreographed Legally Blonde musical in Las Vegas and How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying for the Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside, CA which won the So. California Best Choreography Award.

From 2003-2015, my work was seen nightly on The Champs-Elysees at the world famous Lido De Paris Theatre in the “Bonheur” Extravaganza.

Additional career highlights include choreographing Disney Theatrical Regional Broadway production of Tarzan, the spectacular Fantasy 4-D at World Joyland Theme Park in China.

 

From 1997 to 2001 I had the privilege to work with the “King of Pop” Michael Jackson who often referred to me as his “shadow”.  I performed internationally and nationally on Award TV shows including AMA and MTV.  Most popular being the Dangerous routine.  In his honor I choreographed The Ultimate Thriller-MJ Tribute Spectacular, which has several of MJ’s musicians and musical Michael Prince.  TUT has toured worldwide in tribute to the superstar. 

My credits include live stage shows for Disney/Pixar titled Surf’s Up! to accompany the films Planes Fire and Rescue,  Tangled, Monsters, Inc. 3-D and Wreck It Ralph which shows ran daily at the famous El Capitan Theater in Hollywood, CA.  Followed by the Barneys New York Disney Electric Holiday Event starring Minnie Mouse, Tinker Bell and Sarah Jessica Parker.

MICTENDO inner-active illuminated dance routine in which the BYU World Formation Ballroom Dance Team Champions perform.