"Corey has the talent, attitude and humor to back it up. He was absolutely the star!"
-- Elaine, MTV Producer for reality show "Beyond Dance"
Corey O'Brien is a professional dancer and published model currently signed with Go 2 Talent Agency - based out of Los Angeles, California. Corey has trained in all styles of dance and gymnastics for over 15 years and specializies in
contemporary, jazz, jazz funk and acrobatics.
Corey spent his childhood training at The Rock School and The Rock School West. After graduating high school, Corey moved to New York City where he was accepted into Broadway Dance Center's first 'Professional Semester'. Before finishing his program, Corey was offered a job as a dancer and acrobat on Royal Caribbean's cruise ship, "Freedom of the Sea's" where he spent six months at sea dancing in the on board production shows.
After returning to land, Corey was offered a contract with The Aluminum Show - He toured all over Brazil and Spain with the company. Corey then traveled and performed in Israel after being offered a contract with The WOW Show. After moving to Los Angeles, Corey was chosen for the reality TV show for MTV called "Beyond Dance", where he was a contestant and TV personality. He trained under and worked with Rich & Tone who were his mentors on the show.
Corey has danced for artists such as P. Diddy, French Montana, Nas, Ne-Yo and more. He has been a featured performer in Funny Or Die! segments and been in publications such as Oprah's "O" Magazine, Dance Spirit Magazine, Seventeen Magazine and more!
Corey has also taught his own workshops at various studios in places such as Colorado, Arizona, California, Pennsylvania, Boston, Seattle and more! He has been a master teacher at many different events and is an award winning choreographer. To learn more about those credits, please visit the Teaching page. Corey also offers headshots or any other promo photography you may need - check out the Portfolio page underneath his headshots. There you can find some of his work!
Corey recently finished a contract performing seven nights a week in Frank Marino's "Divas" at The Linq Hotel, Las Vegas and Mariah Carey's Christmas show "All I Want For Christmas Is You" at The Ceasars Palace. He is now back in Los Angeles where he has danced in episodes of Rupaul's Drag Race and the ABC's RoseBowl New Yea'rs Parade.
"The staging and lighting for THE LITTLE DRUMMER BOY was moving as the dancer executed his choreography beautifully."
-- Broadway World on 'Winter Wonderland' at American Music Theatre
"Excellent singers and the male dancer was superb."
-- Howard Schlesinger on "INSPIRE" at American Music Theatre
"He (Corey) is well rounded, inspiring and incredible to watch! What a talent."
-- Allen Watts on The Aluminum Show