A pageant isn’t a show without someone organizing it! Have you watched an amazing pageant recently where everything was well put together and well rehearsed? That couldn’t happen without the help of amazing choreographers to help the ladies work the runway and what to do during the show. (Read: How to Not Fall When Walking in Heels on the Runway)
Here are what you all voted as the top choreographers of this great pageant world in 2016!
Top 10 Pageant Choreographers of 2016
10. Kayla Watson
Kayla is a choreographer for the USA National Miss pageant system. The system noted that she is the creative genius behind the curtains of the pageant. At a young age, she started producing the pageant nationally! (Read: 5 Fashion Runway Outfits for Preteens from USA National Miss 2016)
9. Nikki Peterson
Nikki is a Miss USA state pageant choreographer for the states Missouri, Arkansas, Illinois and Oklahoma. Nikki has been a dance team head coach and a choreographer, which helps her produce many state competitions!
8. Michael Hartman
Michael has been choreographing for the New Jersey National Teenager Pageant and doing such an amazing job. He has been responsible for choreography and pageant production in over 20 states, and even part of the Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade production team!
7. Frank Arcidiacono
Frank is a choreographer for America’s Perfect and Florida International pageant systems and is part of the PR Pageant Coaches business. He works in dance and vocal talent as well and has been part of the pageant industry since 1997!
6. Pamela Bolling
Pamela is a part of the Hardrive Productions for entertainment and has been working all over the country for the past 20 years. Pamela choreographs many pageants and also “One Magical Weekend in Orlando” – one of the largest LGBT Events in the world.
5. Cambrie Littlefield
Cambrie is best known for her work on the TV Show “Toddlers and Tiaras” and has been working as a coach and choreographer for all ages for many years. Her passion is pageantry and she is always looking for that next ultimate supreme winner.
4. Breanne Ewing
Breanne choreographs one of the largest pageant systems in the nation for ages 4-18, National American Miss. She works with contestants on stage presence, confidence and lots of fun during rehearsals!
3. Kent Parham
Kent is one of the biggest choreographers in the Miss Universe Organization and works all over the nation in the United States. He choreographs states like Michigan and Ohio, as well as the national Miss Teen USA pageant. I have had the pleasure of working with him for 6 years and can honestly say he has helped me grow so much, not only in my walk but with my confidence and on stage presence as well.
2. Brittney Eskew
Brittney is the owner of Eskew Consulting, LLC. and has been working with clients on coaching, choreography and overall pageant help that they need. She is a mentor and dancer and works with so many to help build themselves up for their next competition.
1. Shea Sullivan
Shea is the creative genius behind so many talent competition routines, including our Miss America 2013, Mallory Hagan! Shea is known for having the ability to bring out the best style and technique of each contestant she works with. Mallory Hagan says herself that she could not have won Miss America without Shea. Congratulations, Shea! (Read: 10 Tips For Your First Miss America Organization Interview)
Do you see your choreographer on the list? Give her a shoutout by sharing on social media and tagging her! They deserve all of the love and support after working so hard this past year. Congratulations to all of the choreographers!