What are the Career Prospects of Choreographers at Global Level?


There is a high demand of dance choreographers at global level. Musicians and entertainers are always in search for top performer in order to produce high quality music. The basic task of a choreographer is to compose musical and other rhythmic performances, which are mostly dances. Today the nature of job is widening.

Several choreographers are engaged in many other tasks besides choreographing dance performances. Choreographers generate and arrange original dances, combining steps and movements to form an artistic whole. They also develop innovative interpretations of customary dances. Choreographers generally audition performers and teach people a dance at rehearsals.

 They often direct presentations of their original works. Choreographers work in all forms of dance which include classical ballet, modern, tap, jazz, folk, ethnic, and ballroom and other classical dances. There is a need to gain knowledge not only about dance techniques but also about music, costumes, lighting, and drama. Numerous professional dance companies employ choreographers under contract.

These companies also invite visiting choreographers on demand. Some choreographers are employed in small, local dance companies. Others may work with opera companies and in musical theater, television, movies, music videos, and commercials. The work of dance choreographers is not only to create moves for entertainers but many companies like movie producers, directors and dance companies also invite them for the assistance.

Courses in India:

Sangeet Natak Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan, Ferozeshah Road, New Delhi

Shiamak Davar Institute for Performing Art {New Delhi}

Tagore International School, East of Kailash, New Delhi

Danceworx Performing Arts Academy {Ashley Lobo} East of Kailash New Delhi,

Government College of Dance and Music, Bhubaneswar, Orissa