Stephen was born in Sydney and has trained extensively in all styles of dance as well as singing and acting. His career took off initially in Musical Theatre with roles in Cats (‘Tumblebrutus’ and understudy to ‘Mungojerry’) and Fame -The Musical choreographed and directed by Kelley Abbey, where he toured all through Australia. He was also part of the cast of a large-scale production of the opera ‘Carmen’ Choreographed by Kelley Abbey in 2013.
Stephen has also enjoyed much commercial success as a performer – he was selected to be a part of the Top 20 in the 2009 season of the hit TV show So You Think You Can Dance where he gained notoriety for his unusual dance style. His credits also include dancing with Artists such as Ricky Martin, Natalie Bassingthwaite, Jess Mauboy, Ricki Lee as well as countless performances and appearances on various TV shows.
Beginning with showcases and events, Stephen then collaborated with Morgan Choice to create ‘Tannos & Choice’ headed by Producer Marko Panzic. Their very first production played sold out seasons in both Sydney and Tasmania and received overwhelming feedback from the public and their peers in the Industry.
Most recently Stephen’s stand-alone choreography has been featured on Channel 10’s ‘So You Think You Can Dance’. He had the privilege of creating six routines including one group routine.
Stephen plans to continue pushing limits; creating original performances as Choreographer.