Comprehensive directory containing biographies of world's most famous dancers.

Dancers have always enthralled us with their snappy, yet graceful, moves and the creativity of their work. It is something that has been a part of every culture ever since time in memorial. Practically every culture and every civilization, tribe or settlement has had a dance form especially associated with them. This form of self-expression is classified in various types depending on the genre of the music, with which it’s associated, and the number of people involved in performing it. An example of this would be when there is just one person dancing, it would be a solo performance and could be anything from a new age to ceremonial dance, however something like a waltz would be a partner dance because it requires two people. There are some forms that are referred to as group dances because, as the name suggests, it requires a fairly big group of people to deliver that performance. When we think of this field, it is but obvious we think of people like Michael Jackson, Fred Astaire and Anna Pavlova (a Russian ballet dancer). It is also natural to wish to know more about these people others like them, so here is a collection of their biographies, life stories, timeline, trivia and interesting facts about them.

Tina Turner Tina Turner
American
Bob Fosse Bob Fosse
American
Aaliyah Aaliyah
American

Paula Abdul Paula Abdul
American
Gwen Verdon Gwen Verdon
American

Derek Hough Derek Hough
American

Nora Fatehi Nora Fatehi
Canadian
Lana Condor Lana Condor
American, Vietnamese

Sofia Boutella Sofia Boutella
Algerian, French

Bob Hope Bob Hope
American

Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt
American

Rosie Perez Rosie Perez
American
Harry Shum Jr. Harry Shum Jr.
Costa Rican, American

T-Pain T-Pain
American

Sonoya Mizuno Sonoya Mizuno
Japanese, British

Artem Chigvintsev Artem Chigvintsev
American, Russian

Nikki Cox Nikki Cox
American

Sisqó Sisqó
American
Cariba Heine Cariba Heine
Australian, South African

Mark Tuan Mark Tuan
American
Alexander Godunov Alexander Godunov
American, Russian

Alvin Ailey Alvin Ailey
American
Dianne Buswell Dianne Buswell
Australian

Valentin Chmerkovskiy Valentin Chmerkovskiy
Ukrainian, American

Riker Lynch Riker Lynch
American

Juliet Prowse Juliet Prowse
Indian, American, South African

Rydel Lynch Rydel Lynch
American
Mina Myoung Mina Myoung
South Korean

Sofia Wylie Sofia Wylie
American