Jazz

Veronica George

Veronica has been working professionally as a performer , choreographer and teacher across all fields of the entertainment industry for the last 20 years. Musical Theatre and Jazz Dance being her passion and focus. Theatre credits include “Grease The Arena Spectacular”, “The Wizard of Oz”, “Guys and Doll’s” and “The Boy from Oz” starring Hugh Jackman. She worked on the development of Global Creatures “King Kong” and was a guest performer in Graeme Murphy’s “Tivoli” with the Sydney Dance Company” In Film, Veronica was cast as “Tattoo” , a featured Can Can dancer in Baz Lurhmann’s “Moulin Rouge”. She was part of the workshop team prior to rehearsals , off set captaining the main cast and rehearsed the hundreds of extras. She repeated this role in Lurhmann’s “ The Great Gatsby” with the added role of rehearsal partner for the films leading men Toby Maguire and Leonardo Di Caprio. Veronica’s choreography has been included in the “Shorter and Sweeter” on Tour for Form Dance, she directed her own cabaret revue “What is Jazz” and has choreographed for The Midday Show with Kerri-Ann, Sydney Festival, Luna Park, ABC’s “Dance Academy” Season 3 and “Candyman” for Kermond Creative which she also toured as a performer.
Veronica spent 6 years as the Jazz and Musical Theatre lecturer as UNSW for the Bachelor of Dance Education and is currently on faculty at the Sydney Dance Company Studios and at NIDA for the diploma of Musical Theatre.