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Andrew Hallsworth

Andrew Hallsworth

Choreographer

Andrew won the 2015 Helpmann Award for ‘Best Choreography in a Musical’ for Opera Australia’s Anything Goes following his 2014 Helpmann Award win for the Hayes Theatre’s inaugural production of Sweet Charity, which also toured Australia in 2015.

His theatre credits include Ladies in Black (QTC/MTC) Rupert (Daniel Sparrow Productions), Dream Song, Shane Warne the Musical (concert), A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum and the World Premiere musical An Officer and A Gentleman. For the MTC he has choreographed Rupert which toured to the Kennedy Center in Washington, Private Lives, Hamlet, Next to Normal, and The Drowsy Chaperone. Andrew co-choreographed the international production of Priscilla Queen of the Desert for Broadway with Ross Coleman followed by Italian and Brazilian season, US and UK Tours, Swedish, Korean and Spanish productions and recently a cruise ship version for Norwegian Cruise Line.

For The Production Company he has co-directed and choreographed The Producers and Anything Goes and choreographed Jerry’s Girls, La Cage Aux Folles, The Pirates of Penzance, Gypsy, The Boy from Oz, Carousel, Mame and The Boy Friend. He co-choreographed The Music Man and Bye Bye Birdie.

Further choreographic credits include the original Australian production of Eurobeat – Almost Eurovision, which was revived for the Edinburgh Festival, West End and UK tour. Menopause – the MusicalLeader of the Pack – The Ellie Greenwich Musical (Betty Pounder Green Room Award winner for Best Choreography), Sideshow AlleyThe Merry Widow for Melbourne City Opera, Wombat Stew and Prodigal.

Other live and cabaret shows include Doris Day – So Much More Than The Girl Next Door'Tegrity, Newley Discovered, Todd McKenney – Songs and Stories of Peter Allen and Cry Me A River – The World of Julie London.

Andrew's television credits include the Australian series of So You Think You Can Dance, "Indigeridoo" and "Ja'ime's Assembly Routine" on the cult TV show We Can Be Heroes, Dead Gorgeous for ABC/BBC TV, The Librarians for the ABC and Mr and Mrs Murder for Fremantle Media (TEN).