Tony Elliott is originally from the Midwest where he danced competitively for ten years. He was a long-standing company member of Creative Arts Repertoire Ensemble, CARE, which brought the art of ballet to inner city schools and performed leads in productions such as Romeo and Juliet, Giselle and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. In 2004, Tony moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in dance. Tony was a recipient of the Edge Performing Arts Center Pro-Dance Scholarship where he studied intensively with top teachers in the industry. As a professional dancer, Tony has performed in various Disney stage shows including: Big Band Beat at Tokyo Disney, Snow White: An Enchanting Musical at the Fantasyland Theater at Disneyland and Celebrate the Season at Cinderella’s Castle at Walt Disney World and has gone on to perform in stage shows such as Disney’s Lighten Up at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood and New Year’s Eve at The Wynn in Las Vegas. Tony has also performed behind artist Miley Cyrus and can be seen dancing on the Britney/Brittany episode of Glee with Lea Michele and Britney Spears. Tony has been featured in many commercials, most recently in Sparkling Ice’s #BeNotBland national campaign. Tony can be seen dancing in Visualizing A Villain featuring the famous painter David Garibaldi in the bonus features of Disney’s The Lion King on DVD. In the spring, Tony tours with Celebrity Dance Competitions as the Judging Director. Tony’s creative work was enjoyed by all on board Celebrity Nationals at Sea in the opening number of The Celebrity Show. In Tony’s free time he enjoys traveling the country, bringing dance workshops and choreography to studios all over. As a dancer and choreographer, Tony is signed with Go 2 Talent Agency which keeps him busy with his professional career. Technique is extremely important to Tony and he is excited to share a great class with you at Celebrity Dance Conventions!