Mark Meismer grew up in Orange County, California where he trained for four years at the Orange County High School of the Arts. Mark has been dancing and teaching professionally for twenty years.
Mark has danced and worked with artists such as Celine Dion, Britney Spears, Ricky Martin, Madonna, Paula Abdul and toured with Reba McEntire from 2000 to 2002.
Some of his TV credits include; “Scrubs”, “Will and Grace”, “The George Lopez Show”, “Home Improvement”, “Mad About You”, “The Hughleys”, “The MTV Video Music Awards”, “The American Music Awards” and “The VH1 Vogue Fashion Awards” “The Tonight Show“ with Jay Leno and the Rosie O’Donnell show.
Some of Marks film credits include; “Jackass 2”, “Austin Powers 2”, “Austin Powers 3 Goldmember”, “Starsky and Hutch”, “Gigli” “North”and “A Time For Dancing”.
He has danced in commercials for Dr. Pepper, Reebok, Pepsi, Toyota and Frito Lay.
Mark is also an original member of Mia Michaels dance company “RAW” based out of New York City. He was the assistant choreographer to Mia on Celine Dion’s show “A New Day” in Las Vegas and assisted Mia on the FOX TV reality show “So U Think U Can Dance”.
Mark was a faculty member of LA Dance Magic for 9 years and currently teaches master classes and workshops across the country.
Mark has choreographed for the TV shows “Dancing With The Stars”, “Scrubs” and “The George Lopez” show.
Mark also added the title of Artistic Director to his resume when he started his own Dance Company: “Evolution”.
Mark has had a very diverse career in concert dance and commercial dance, however his biggest accomplishment and proudest achievement is being a dad to his beautiful daughter Ryan.
Check out Mark’s other dates in his calendar
- Class in ALL STYLES: Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre, Ballroom, Tap, Improv & More!
- Special MEN’S CLASS in most cities!
- TEACHER PROGRAM created specifically for teachers!! Seminars, workshops and discussions throughout the weekend – a mini Dance Teacher Summit! Teachers will also receive seminar notes from each faculty member!
- Special TEACHER TRAINING classes every Sunday led by Denise Wall!
- PARENT classes & discussions, led by the NUVO Faculty, in most cities!
- EDUCATION is the driving force throughout the weekend. The faculty continue to educate in classes along with their judging during the competition.
Unfortunately Mark doesn’t travel for master classes and choreography. He only travels for NUVO. All of his solo choreography is done during the week in Los Angeles.
Please include the following when contacting Mark about choreography work: