BIOGRAPHY

With over a decade of choreographic experience Yvette has become one of the countries most versatile creatives.

Recognised for her work across multiple platforms as choreographer, creative director and creative producer her contribution to television, theatre and live touring events has lead to a large body of work.

Some notable credits for television include - Dancing with the stars, So You Think You Can Dance, Dance Boss, The Big Music Quiz, X Factor, Chinas Next Top Model, Chris Lilly's J'amie Private School Girl & Jonah from Tonga, Cosentino -the Master Illusionist, Dance Hero Japan Australian Idol, The ARIA Awards, The Logie Awards, So You Think You Can Dance Greece, Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards, Comedy Inc, Neighbours, The Taiwanese Wiggles for the Disney Chanel, The Pacific’, produced by Stephen Spielberg and Asia’s Got Talent where she was assistant to the Squared Division. 

 

Choreography and creative production for recording artists Include - Zara Larsson, Guy Sebastian, Dami Im, Andy Grammar, Illy, Vera Blue, Harrison Craig, Aston Merrygold, Josh Groban, Samantha Jade, Ricki Lee, Bonnie Anderson, Rob Mills, Casey Donovan, Hugh Sheridan, Andrew Da Silva, Dylan Joel, Cyrus, Selwyn, Tim Campbell, Ronda Burchmore, Bobby Fox & Dan Hamil.

 

Theatre credits include - American Psycho (Hayes Theatre), Candide (NZ Opera), In The Heights (Stage Art) All Out Of Love - Air Supply World Premiere, Reefer Madness (RL), Moonshadow - Cat Stevens World Premiere (Sue Farrelly), Rock of Ages (Rodney Rigby), Little Match Girl at The Malthouse & Queen Elizabeth Hall London, Song Contest (Glynn Nichols), The History Boys (MTC), Carnival of the Lost Souls at the Melba Spiegeltent and assistant Choreographer for Sweet Charity, Dusty, & Shout - the Legend of the Wild One.

 

Live and Stadium events encompass the roles of Associate Dance Director for the Victorian State School Spectacular (Hisense Arena), Armin Van Buuren tour (Rod Laver & Homebush Stadium). R n B Fridays (Etihad Stadium & Homebush Stadium) Crusty Demons of Dirt (Aust Stadium Tour) George Michael Tribute Tour (Festival Centre and Sydney Opera House), Hong Kong Disneyland Groundbreaking Ceremony (Lantau Island) 

 

TVCs include 7/11, Bonds/Disney, Jay Jays, Luxury Escapes & Habitus. 

 

Yvette has proudly been appointed Artistic Director for the 2018 and 2019 Victorian Dance Festival and is soon to commence production on Caroline, Or Change at the Hayes Theatre.

 TELEVISION |    

  • The Masked Singer - Choreographer 

  • Dance Boss - Choreographer - Creative Directors, The Squared Division

  • The X Factor - Guest Artist Choreography

  • Victorian State School Spectacular - Associate Dance Director and Choreographer

  • The ARIA Awards - Choreographer

  • The Logie Awards - Choreographer

  • The Big Music Quiz  - Endemol Shine Australia - Choreographer

  • Dancing With the Stars - Fremantle Media Australia - Performance Producer 

  • Australia's Got Talent - Fremantle Media Australia - Casting Producer

  • Dance Hero Japan  - Tokyo TV - Judge

  • Asias Got Talent - Singapore/Malaysia - Fremantle Media Asia - Assisting The Squared Division

  • Dancing with the Stars  Finale, Guy Sebastian - Channel 7 

  • So  You Think You Can Dance Australia - Series 3 Choreographic Consultant

  • Chinas Next Top Model - Star World & CBS Television 

  • Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards - Nickelodeon

  • Ja'mie Private School Girl - Chris Lilly - ABC

  • Jonah from Tonga - Chris Lilly - ABC                                                    

  • Cosentino – The Grand Illusionist - Channel 7

  • Everybody Dance Now - Channel 10

  • Australian Idol Grand Final - Channel 10

  • Neighbours - Channel 10

  • Comedy Inc. - Channel 9

  • The Pacific - HBO

  • The Taiwanese Wiggles” - The Disney Channel

 

 

 

 

 

 

THEATRE |

  • American Psycho - The Hayes Theatre - DIR: Alex Berlange 

  • Candide - New Zealand Opera - Auckland Town Hall - DIR: Stuart Maunder 2018

  • All Out Of Love - Air Supply Musical - Manila DIR: Jacinta John & Darren Yap 2018

  • Reefer Madness - RL Productions  - DIR Stephen Wheat 2017

  • Song Contest - The Almost Eurovision Experiece - Glynn Nicholas Productions 2016

  • In The Heights - Stage Art  - DIR James Cutler 2015

  • Moonshadow World Premiere - Cat Stephens Musical - DIR: Anders Anderson - Sue Farrely Production

  • Rock of Ages - Australian Tour, Resident Choreographer & Director - Rodney Rigby - New Theatricals

  • The Little Matchgirl - Malthouse Theatre & Queen Elizabeth Hall, London 

  • The History Boys - MTC 

  •  Shout the Legend of the Wild One - Assistant Choreographer - DIR: Stuart Maunder - TML Production

  • Dusty the Original Pop Diva - Assistant Choreographer DIR: Stuart Maunder - Sue Farrely Production

  • Sweet Charity - Assistant Choreographer DIR: Nancy Hayes - The Production Company

  • Managing Carmen - Choreographer, Australia Tour - DIR: Denis Moore - Hit Productions

  • Just the Ticket - Choreographer - DIR: Dennis Moore - Hit Productions

 

  LIVE STAGE SHOWS & TOURS | ​​​​​

  • George Michael - Listen to your Heart - Adelaide Symphony Orchestra & Sydney Opera House 

  • The Fantastic Mr Fox - Bobby Fox - Australia Tour

  • The Carnival of Lost Souls - Melba Spiegeltent - DIR Terence Oconnell 2016 & 2017

  • Victorian State School Spectacular - Associate Dance Director

  • Blackout Tour - Bonnie Anderson - Australia Tour

  • The Magic The Mystery The Madness - Cosentino - Australia Tour

  • Anything is Possible - Cosentino - Singapore & Macau Tour

  • Brand New Day Tour - Ricki Lee - Australia Tour

  • Armin Only - Armin Van Buuren - Australia Tour

  • Armin Imagine - Armin Van Buuren - Australia Tour

  • The Dan Hamill Band - Dan Hamil - Various​

  • The Helpmann Awards - 2012 - Rock Of Ages

  • The Helpmann Awards 2014 - Cosentino 

ARTISTS | 

  • Dami Im

  • Tim Minchin

  • Guy Sebastian

  • Zara Larsson 

  • Harrison Craig

  •  Illy

  • Vera Blue

  • Samantha Jade

  • Tones & I 

  • Aston Merrygold 

  • Hugh Sheridan

  • Rob Mills

  • Casey Donovan

  •  Bonnie Anderson

  • Andy Grammer

  • Josh Groban

  • Ricki Lee

  • Dan Hamil

  • Dylan Joel

  • Tim Campbell 

  • Bobby Fox

  • Andrew De Silva

  • Deni Hines