Our next ‘On The Couch With Christine’ interview is with the fabulous Tracie Morley. See the interview above!
Tracie started dancing at the age of 3 training in Classical Ballet (RAD), Jazz, Tap, Ballroom and Contemporary Dance.
Tracie has worked as a performer, choreographer, assistant choreographer, resident director and dance captain on Feature Films, Musical Theatre, Television, Fashion, Video Clips, TV commercials, Corporate Events and in the commercial world with many leading Australian and International professionals.
Tracie has appeared in such productions as Carmen, Faust, Iolanthe, The Tales Of Hoffman, Don Quixote and Don Giovani. Snow White, The Wizard of Oz, West Side Story, Sisterella, My Fair Lady, Singing In The Rain, Oh What a Night, Dirty Dancing, High School Musical and The Boy from Oz are among some of her professional musical credits.
She appeared in Stars Of Illusion for The Sydney Festival and Wrung Out with Glynn Nicolas. Working as a presenter/model for the Seven Network on Man O Man. Tracie was also apart of the creative team and Assistant Choreographer in the Jupiter Casino Show Hidden Palace on the Gold coast.
Tracie was dance captain for IMG productions’ My Fair Lady and Singing in The Rain and was resident choreographer for Jacobsen Productions’ Sisterella. Also the resident director and resident choreographer for the Australian production of ” Oh What a Night”.
She played the role of Travesty, and was Dance Captain on the feature film Moulin Rouge, under the direction of Baz Luhrmann and John O’Connell, and also worked as Dein Perrys’ assistant on the Fox film Bootmen.
Tracie worked with Glenn Close and Harry Connick Jnr as assistant to the choreographer on the film South Pacific in Australia and New York .The Motion-Capture Feature Film “Happy Feet” with George Miller for Warner Bros/Kennedy-Miller.
Tracie was the Assistant Choreographer/Dance Captain/ Ensemble and Swing in the Area Spectacular Hugh Jackman in The Boy From Oz. Touring through-out Australia under the direction of Kenny Ortega.
Resident Director/Resident Choreographer on Disney’s High School Musical Live On Stage.
Other Television choreographic work, Australian feature film Danny Deckchair with Miranda Otto and Ryss Inis. Love Bites under the direction of Brian Grunt for Fox TV.
Tracie was a part of the choreographic team and played a principle role in the Australian Premiere of The Candy Man with Wayne Scott Kermond, assisted Kelley Abbey on the promotional performance of So You Think You Can Dance for the Australian Idol Finale on Channel Ten at the Opera House.
Tracie is looking forward to being a part of Happy Feet 2 with George Miller in 2010.
Tracie is also a Pilates instructor with a Diploma in the Pilates Method from the University of Technology NSW.