Leeper, Ray

Ray Leeper’s work spans the spectrum from television, movies, and commercials to Off-Broadway and music videos.  He has choreographed for multiple seasons of So You Think You Can Dance,  Dancing With The Stars, American Idol, America’s Got Talent, Big Bang Theory, and X-Factor UK. 

His long career has included working with such artists as Cher, Elton John, Nick Cannon, Channing Tatum, Matthew Morrison, Kelly Rowland, Snoop Dogg, Nile Rodgers, Kathryn Jenkins, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Geri Halliwell and Il DIVO.  Additional choreography and Creative Director credits include Franco Dragone’s INDIA and One Love; iLLUMINATE at Planet Hollywood; Simon Hammerstein’s The Act at The Palazzo in Las Vegas, as well as tours for So You Think You Can Dance, Matthew Morrison’s Where It All Began tour and NKOTB/BSB tour, and the X-Factor European Tour.  He has also collected a vast of commercial credits including, Pepsi, Levi’s, Crystal Light, Sierra Mist, X-Finity, and Gagaville, just to name a few.

As an Educator, Ray is one of the most sought-after Master Teachers in the United States and around the world, as well as teaching for the most prestigious dance conventions in the US:  Tremaine Dance Convention; West Coast Dance Explosion; New York City Dance Alliance; JUMP, and  NUVO Dance Convention.  Just recently, he had the privilege to be hired as an Adjunct Professor of Dance for Pace University.

Ray continues to spend his time dedicated to his new creative endeavors, producing original content, choreographing for television and film, and doing what he truly loves:  educating, training and mentoring aspiring dancers, performers, artists and educators.