Since moving to LA in 2005, Tony has been an Artistic Director for THE VOICE UK, NICKI MINAJ (AMA’s), ONE DIRECTION (SNL), KYLIE MINOGUE’s “APHRODITE” World Tour, Kpop’s “EXO” Lost Planet World Tour, & multiple Installations for the LACMA MUSEUM. He has Choreographed for JANET JACKSON, KYLIE MINOGUE, ARIANA GRANDE, BRITNEY SPEARS, DEMI LOVATO, VERSACE, TOYOTA, SYTYCD, DWTS, AMERICA’S GOT TALENT, XFACTOR, DISNEY, THE GRAMMY’s, JLO’s VEGAS RESIDENCY, multiple shows for FRANCO DRAGONE, multiple feature films for KENNY ORTEGA, & he worked with MJ on his final project, THIS IS IT.
Most recently, he has been apprenticing with greek theater director DIMITRIS PAPAIOANNOU on his produtions of “THE GREAT TAMER” in Athens & “SINCE SHE”, with Tanztheater Wuppertal. He also contributed Choreography for Dir. Michael Gracey’s, THE GREATEST SHOWMAN.
Tony actively supports non-profits such as HOMEBOY INDUSTRIES, THE ADVOT PROJECT, CREATIVE VISIONS, THE WOODEN FLOOR, & THE PAINTED TURTLE. He was a guest speaker for TEDx Palisades, where he used dance to raise concern about the effects of over-fishing & in 2018 he brought 2 pieces of dance to the PARLIAMENT OF WORLD RELIGIONS to highlight the current state of plastic pollution in our oceans & the global refugee crisis.
Tony Testa is trained in Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Partnering, Break-Dance, Flamenco, Butoh, & Hip-Hop. He was born & raised in Fort Collins, CO.