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BRIAN BURKE

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CREATIVE TALENT BEHIND AWARD WINNING LAS VEGAS SPECTACLES, INTERNATIONAL MUSIC TOURS, WORLDWIDE TELEVISION SERIES AND GLOBAL BRAND DEVELOPMENT.

Brian spent the early part of this career as Production Supervisor of the international Australian touring sensation Dein Perry’s Tap Dogs.

In 2002 Brian partnered with former Cirque Du Soleil mastermind Franco Dragone and served 10 years in his company as Artistic Director of Las Vegas Resident shows Celine Dion – A New Day at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace and Le Reve – The Dream in the Aqua Theater at Wynn. Brian became Creative Director of The Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas, Muscle Musical in Japan, Havasi Symphonic Concert Show in Budapest and INDIA CIRCUS in Germany. Brian designed and directed Il Divo – A Musical Affair – The Greatest Songs of Broadway at the Marquis Theater on Broadway and countless touring productions at iconic venues around the world such as Radio City Music Hall, Lincoln Center, The Hollywood Bowl, The London Coliseum, Nippon Budokan, Royal Albert Hall and Sydney Opera House. His worldwide stadium, arena and festival tours include Lionel Richie “Hello”, Keith Urban “Graffiti U”, Westlife “The Twenty Tour”, Il Divo “Wicked Game”, IL Divo & Katherine Jenkins “Greatest Hits”, Il Divo “A Musical Affair” and Pitbull “Climate Change”.

Brian’s “BEST OF LAS VEGAS” award winning spectacles and residencies include CELESTIA, Mat Franco – Magic Reinvented Nightly, Lionel Richie – Las Vegas, Pitbull – Time Of Our Lives and Keith Urban – Graffiti U. Le Reve – The Dream won “Best Production Show” for 9 consecutive years and Celine Dion – A New Day is the highest grossing residency of all time.

Brian is the Creative Producer of the world’s most successful TV format, America’s Got Talent. He is Co-Executive Producer of American Idol on ABC and Co-Executive Producer for Hunan TV China. He creatively produced Little Big Shots on NBC, Britain’s Got Talent on ITV, The X Factor on ITV and was Co-Executive Producer of an original format, La Banda on Univision where he was honored with an *International Emmy Nomination for Best Non-English language U.S. Primetime Program. He has created and produced hundreds of live TV performances for music superstars of all genres and his combined work to date has over 5 billion views.

Television performances for artists include Katy Perry, BTS, Ed Sheeran, Finneas Eilish, Blake Shelton, Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Celine Dion, Pitbull, Mickey Guyton, Alessia Cara, Ava Max, Gabby Barrett, Julia Michaels, Jimmie Allan, James Arthur, Brett Young, Mackelmore, KYGO, Ozuna, Wisin & Yandel, Lionel Richie, Carrie Underwood, Nick Jonas, Cynthia Erivo, Kelly Clarkson, Adam Lambert, Sugarland, Bishop Briggs, Jessie J, Demi Lovato, Sheryl Crow, Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Flo Rida, Luis Fonsi, Ricky Martin, Chris Brown, Lenny Kravits, Billy Ray Cyrus, KISS, One Republic, Ryan Tedder, Ben Rector, Fall Out Boy, The Struts, Chris Wu, Ben Harper, TF Boys, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Train, Stevie Nicks, Cher, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Patti Labelle, Pat Benatar, Cyndi Lauper, Michael McDonald, Rod Stewart, Joss Stone, Emeli Sande, Rachek Platten, Jason Mraz, Laura Pausini, Calibre 50, Camila, Juan Luis Guerra, Reik, Alejandro Sanz, Jesse Y Joy, Luis Coronel, David Bisbal, Gente De Zona, Marco Antonio Solis, Yolanda Adams, Gavin Degraw, Josh Groban, Elle King, Kelly Rowland, Gary Barlow, Nicole Scherzinger, Labrinth, Shaggy, Cheryl Cole, Vance Joy, Lovely The Band, Susan Boyle, Joan Rivers, Nile Rogers, The Jacksons, Franki Valli, Jackie Evancho, Il Divo, Il Volo, Placido Domingo, The Harlem Gospel Choir and The Radio City Rockettes.

His company, Brian Burke Creative, is partnering with world renowned artists, iconic brands and international businesses to elevate creative content and produce large scale immersive entertainment experiences around the globe.

CONCERTS/TOURS/EVENTS
LIONEL RICHIE - Las Vegas
Creative Producer
Wynn Las Vegas
LIONEL RICHIE - Hello
Creative producer
World Tour
KEITH URBAN - Graffiti U
Set Designer / Creative Director
2019 US Tour
KEITH URBAN - Graffiti U
Set Designer / Creative Director
Caesars Palace Las Vegas
WESTLIFE - The Spectrum Tour
Director/Production Designer
WESTLIFE - The Twenty Tour
Director/Production Designer
World Tour
PITBULL - Time Of Our Lives
Creative Producer
Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas
PITBULL - Climate Change
Creative Producer
World Tour
IL DIVO - A Musical Affair
Director / Scenic Designer
World Tour
IL DIVO & KATHERINE JENKINS Greatest Hits
Director / Scenic Designer
World Tour
IL DIVO "Wicked Game"
Director / Scenic Designer
World Tour
CELINE DION "Grand Slam" Concert
Artistic Director
MGM Arena, Las Vegas
CELINE DION - A New Day
Artistic Director
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
BETTE MIDLER Promo
Director
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
ELTON JOHN & CELINE DION - H.E.A.R.T
Artistic Director
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
HAVASI - Symphonic Concert Show
Director
Budapest Sports Arena
2002 WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES w/ Tap Dogs
Production Supervisor
GLORIA ESTEFAN - Live & Unwrapped
Dance Supervisor
Caesars Palace, Las Vegas
Theatre
Celestia
Executive Producer
The Strat | Las Vegas
Franco Dragone Entertainment Group
Artistic Director
Las Vegas
Le Reve - The Dream
Artistic Director
Wynn, Las Vegas
IL DIVO - A Musical Affair Broadway
Director/Scenic Designer
Marquis Theatre
IL DIVO Live in London
Director
The London Coliseum
INDIA - Franco Dragone Entertainment
Director
World Tour
TAP DOGS - Richard Frankel Productions
Production Supervisor
US Tours
Treasure
Director
Muscle Theatre, Tokyo
Voyage
Director
Muscle Theatre, Tokyo
Oiran
Director
Muscle Theatre, Tokyo
Magicarade
Director
Muscle Theatre, Tokyo
American's Got Talent Live
Creative Consultant
The Venetian, Las Vegas
Music Videos
Brandon Flowers 'Only The Young'
Creative Director
Television
Hip Hop Girl
Co-Executive Producer
TENCENT & GuYan Co.
La Banda Season 1 (International Emmy Nomination)
Co-Executive Producer
Univision
Hunan NYE Gala 2016
Executive Creative Producer
Hunan TV China
618 Event for Hunan TV
Creative Executive Producer
Hunan TV
Pin Duo Gala 2020
Executive Creative Producer
Hunan TV China
Suning 11.11 Gala 2019
Executive Creative Producer
Hunan TV China
American Idol Seasons 1,2,4
Co - Executive Producer
ABC
American Idol Seasons 12, 14, 15
Creative Producer
FOX
The X-Factor Series 8, 9
Creative Director
ITV UK
Little Big Shots - Season 2
Creative Producer
NBC
America's Got Talent - The Champions Seasons 1 - 2
Creative Producer
NBC
America's Got Talent Seasons 7 - 16
Creative Producer
NBC
Britain's Got Talent Season 6
Creative Director
ITV UK
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT LIVE PERFORMANCES
Blake Shelton "Gods Country"
Creative Producer
Ava Max "Kings and Queens"
Creative Producer
One Republic "Lose Somebody"
Creative Producer
JP Sax feat. Julia Michaels "If the World Was Ending"
Creative Producer
Bishop Briggs "Higher/River"
Creative Producer
Ozuna “Baila Baila Baila / Taki Taki”
Creative Producer
Macklemore "Can't Hold Us"
Creative Producer
KYGO "Higher Love"
Creative Producer
Cher "Waterloo"
Creative Producer
Celestia
Creative Producer
Leona Lewis "The Reason"
Creative Producer
Billy Ray Cyrus "Some Gave All"
Creative Producer
Placido Domingo "Pearl Fishers"
Creative Director
The Struts "Could Have Been Me & Piece of My Heart"
Creative Director
KISS "Detroit Rock City"
Creative Director
Bebe Rexha "I'm a Mess" & "Meant to Be"
Creative Director
Stevie Nicks "Landslide"
Creative Director
Kelly Clarkson "Love So Soft"
Creative Director
James Arthur "Say You Won't Let Go"
Creative Director
Pitbull & LunchMoney Lewis "Greenlight"
Creative Director
Omi "Cheerleader"
Creative Director
Rachel Platten "Fight Song"
Creative Director
Flo Rida & The Rockettes "I Don't Like It I Love It"
Creative Director
Yolanda Adams & The Harlem Gospel Choir "I Want To Know What Love Is"
Creative Director
Lenny Kravitz "Chamber/American Woman"
Creative Director
Ed Sheeran "Don't"
Creative Director
Pitbull & The Rockettes "Fireball" Creative
Creative Director
Cyndi Lauper "True Colors"
Creative Director
Jackie Evancho "Think Of Me"
Creative Director
Train "Drops Of Jupiter/Angel In Blue Jeans"
Creative Director
Gavin DeGraw "Not Over You/Best I Never Had"
Creative Director
Josh Groban "To Where You Are/Brave"
Creative Director
Il Divo & Heather Headley "Can You Feel The Love Tonight"
Creative Director
Dierks Bentley "I Hold On"
Creative Director
Train & Ashley Monroe "Bruises"
Creative Director
Cassadee Pope "Wasting All These Tears"
Creative Director
Emeli Sande & Labrinth "Beneath Your Beautiful"
Creative Director
One Republic "Feel Again"
Creative Director
Flo Rida "I Cry"
Creative Director
Dee Snider & Haunted By Heroes "We're Not Gonna Take It"
Creative Director
Gavin DeGraw "Sweeter"
Creative Director
IL DIVO "Wicked Game"
Creative Director
Jackie Evancho "Nessun Dorma"
Creative Director
Frankie J. "Ay Ay Ay"
Creative Director
Le Reve
Artistic Director
AMERICAN IDOL LIVE TV PERFORMANCES
Katy Perry 'Thinking of You'
Creative Producer
Luke Bryan "Waves"
Creative Producer
Finneas Eilish and Ashe "Till Forever Falls Apart"
Creative Producer
Lionel Richie "Say You Say Me"
Creative Producer
Fall Out Boy "Light Em Up"
Creative Producer
Mickey Guyton "Black Like Me"
Creative Producer
Macklemore "Can't Hold Us"
Creative Producer
Lindsey Buckingham "Go Your Own Way"
Creative Producer
Alessia Cara "Scars to Your Beautiful"
Creative Producer
Luke Combs "Forever After All"
Creative Producer
Sheryl Crow "Winding Road/Makes You Happy"
Creative Producer
Chaka Khan "Sweet Thing/Ain't Nobody/I'm Every Woman"
Creative Producer
Luke Bryan "Living On A Prayer"
Creative Producer
Jimmie Allen "Shallow"
Creative Producer
Ryan Tedder "Apologize"
Creative Producer
Katharine McPhee "I'm Your Baby Tonight"
Creative Producer
Ben Rector "Brand New"
Creative Producer
Joss Stone "Tell Me Something Goof/Midnight Train to Georgia"
Creative Producer
Jimmie Allen "Freedom Was A Highway"
Creative Producer
Ben Rector "Love Like This"
Creative Producer
Ryan Tedder "I Lived"
Creative Producer
Katharine McPhee "The Prayer"
Creative Producer
Tori Kelly "Don't You Worry/Hollow"
Creative Producer
Jason Aldean "She's Country"
Creative Producer
Jason Aldean "Fly Over States"
Creative Producer
PJ Morton "How Deep Is Your Love/Say So"
Creative Producer
Jewel "Foolish Games/Who Will Save Your Soul"
Creative Producer
Brandon Boyd "Drive/Wish You Were Here"
Creative Producer
Josh Groban "Angels/Both Sides Now"
Creative Producer
Lionel Richie "Dancing On The Ceiling"
Creative Producer
Katy Perry "Part of Me"
Creative Producer
Kelly Clarkson "Piece By Piece"
Creative Producer
Nick Jonas - Anywhere/Jealous
Creative Producer
Luke Bryan- Sunrise, Sunburn,Sunset/Most People
Creative Producer
Patti Labelle "Lady Marmalade"
Creative Producer
Lea Michele - "Part Of Your World"
Creative Producer
Lionel Ritchie "All Night Long"
Creative Producer
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo "Heartbreaker"
Creative Producer
Elle King "Proud Mary"
Creative Director
Shaggy "Angel"
Creative Director
Cynthia Erivo "Hold on, I'm Comin"
Creative Director
Julia Michaels "What a Time"
Creaitve Director
Lovely the Band "Tiny Dancer"
Creative Producer
Bebe Rexha "Meant to Be"
Creative Producer
Bishop Briggs "River"
Creative Producer
Luis Fonsi-Despacito
Creative Producer
Sugarland "Heartbeat Banners"
Creative Producer
Keith Urban "Wasted Time"
Creative Producer
Carrie Underwood "See You Again"
Creative Producer
Harry Connick Jr. "I Do Like We Do"
Creative Producer
Katharine McPhee "Over The Rainbow"
Creative Producer
Demi Lovato "Confident"
Creative Producer
Nick Fradiani "Get You Home"
Creative Producer
Gabby Barrett "I Hope"
Creative Producer
Kelly Clarkson "Finale Medely"
Creative Producer
Keith Urban & Carrie Underwood "Stop Draggin' My Heart Around"
Creative Producer
Fall Out Boy "Centuries"
Creative Producer
Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban & Harry Connick Jr. "Diamonds/Locked Out Of Heaven"
Creative Producer
Keith Urban "Even The Stars Fall For You"
Creative Producer
Pitbull & Chris Brown "Fun"
Creative Producer
Ricky Martin "Medley"
Creative Producer
Jamie Foxx "In Love By Now"
Creative Producer
Vance Joy "Riptide"
Creative Producer
Andy Grammar "Back Home/Honey I'm Good"
Creative Producer
Michael McDonald "Taking It To The Streets"
Creative Producer
Harry Connick Jr. "City Under The Sea"
Creative Producer
Echosmith "Cool Kids"
Creative Producer
The Jacksons "Medley"
Creative Director
Nile Rogers "Medley"
Creative Producer
Emeli Sande "Next To Me"
Creative Producer
Jennifer Hudson "Insperable"
Creative Producer
Aretha Franklin "Medley"
Creative Producer
Keith Urban & Randy Jackson "Where The Blacktop Ends"
Creative Producer
Adam Lambert "Titanium"
Creative Producer
Jessie J. "Domino"
Creative Producer
Frankie Valli "Medley"
Creative Producer
Harry Connick, Jr. "Every Man Should Know"
Creative Producer
LA BANDA - LIVE TV PERFORMANCES
Michael Grimm "Stay With Me Baby"
Creative Producer
Marc Anthony & Gente De Zona "Traidora"
Creative Producer
Ricky Martin "Perdoname"
Creative Producer
Wisin "Medley"
Creative Producer
Pitbull "Medley"
Creative Producer
Reik "Medley"
Creative Producer
Luis Coronel "Nada Mas Por Eso"
Creative Director
Laura Pausini "Lado Derecho del Corazon"
Creative Producer
Alejandro Sanz "Capitan Tapon"
Creative Producer
Calibre 50 "Contigo"
Creative Producer
II Volo "Nessun Dorma"
Creative Producer
Jesse Y Joy "Ecos de Amor"
Creative Producer
X FACTOR LIVE TV PERFORMANCES
Cheryl Cole "I Don't Care"
Creative Producer
Emeli Sande & Labrinth "Beneath Your Beautiful"
Creative Producer
Gary Barlow "Rule The World"
Creative Producer
Nicole Scherzinger "The Greatest Love Of All"
Creative Producer
Nicole Scherzinger "To Make You Feel My Love"
Creative Producer
Rod Stewart "Merry Xmas Baby"
Creative Producer
Kelly Rowland "River Deep Mountain High"
Creative Producer
Gary Barlow "She's Always A Woman To Me"
Creative Producer
Alexandra Burke "The Silence"
Creative Producer
BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT LIVE TV PERFORMANCES
Susan Boyle "You Have To Be There"
Creative Director
Ella Henderson "Ghost"
Creative Director
Susan Boyle "You'll See"
Creative Director
Dancing With The Stars w/ Michael Bolton "Hallelujah"
Creative Director
Dancing With The Stars w/ Susan Boyle "Unchained Melody"
Creative Director
Dancing With The Stars w/ Le Reve
Artistic Director
The Ellen Degeneres Show w/ Ella Henderson "Ghost"
Creative Director
The Ellen Degeneres Show w/ Le Reve
Artistic Director
The Oprah Winfrey Show w/ Jackie Evancho "Pie Jesu"
Creative Director
The Oprah Winfrey Show w/ Susan Boyle "Don't Dream It's Over"
Creative Director
The Today Show w/ Jackie Evancho & David Foster "O Mia Babbino Caro"
Creative Director
The View w/ Jackie Evancho & David Foster "All I ask Of You"
Creative Director
The Talk w/ Jackie Evancho "Nessun Dorma" Creative Director The Talk w/ IL Divo "Time To Say Goodbye"
Creative Director
Red Or Black w/ IL Divo "Wicked Game"
Creative Director
The Tonight Show w/ Jackie Evancho "Angel"
Creative Director
The Tonight Show w/ Le Reve
Artistic Director
The Tonight Show w/ Celine Dion "In Some Small Way"
Choreographer
Sin City Spectacular w/ Penn & Teller
Choreographer
Awards Shows
World of Wearable Art
Executive Creative Director
New Zealand
2019 CMT Awards w/ Keith Urban "We Were"
Creative Director
2019 ACM Awards w/ Keith Urban "Burden"
Creative Director
2018 Aria Awards w/ Keith Urban & Amy Shark "Parallel Line" & "The Fighter"
Creative Director
2018 CMA Awards w/ Keith Urban "Never Comin Down"
Creative Director
2014 Billboard Music Awards w/ 5 Seconds of Summer "Looks So Perfect"
Performance Director
2014 Royal Variety Collabro "Say Something"
Creative Director
2012 Latin Grammy Awards w/ David Bisbal "Llorare Las Penas"
Creative Director
2011 Latin Grammy Awards w/ Marco Antonio Solis "A Donde Vas A Parar"
Creative Director
2011 Latin Grammy Awards w/ Pitbull & Marc Anthony "Rain Over Me"
Creative Director
2011 Classic Brit Awards w/ IL Divo "D'Ove L'Amore"
Creative Director
2011 Premio Lo Nuestro w/ Pitbull "Bon Bon"
Creative Director
2010 American Music Awards w/ Train "Marry Me/Hey Soul Sister"
Creative Director
2010 Latin Grammy Awards w/ Marc Anthony & Jose Luis Perales "Y Como Es El"
Creative Director
2010 Latin Grammy Awards w/ Camila "Besame"
Creative Director
2010 Latin Grammy Awards w/ Juan Luis Guerra & Chris Botti "Lola's Mambo"
Creative Director
2010 Latin Grammy Awards w/ Laura Pausini "En Cambio No"
Creative Director
2004 World Music Awards w/ Celine Dion "Love Can Move Mountains"
Choreographer
Miscellaneous
Il Divo Live In London
Show Director/Scenic Designer
DVD
Gloria Estefan "Live and Unwrapped"
Dance Supervisor
DVD
Celine Dion
Artistic Director
DVD
Celine Dion "A New Day"
Artistic Director
DVD
Corporate
House of Blues
Production Supervisor
Discovery Channel
Production Supervisor
Pepsi
Production Supervisor
Panasonic
Production Supervisor
Mitsubishi
Production Supervisor
Toyota
Production Supervisor
Discovery
Production Supervisor
Coca-Cola
Production Supervisor
TV Guide
Production Supervisor
Paul Mitchell
Production Supervisor
Buick & Ford Agency
Production Supervisor

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