GREG POLAND Holds a BFA cum-laude in musical theater from Point Park College. Greg appeared in the National tour and Los Angeles co. of THE PRODUCERS w/ Jason Alexander and Martin Short. Greg was assistant choreographer/cast for LIKE JAZZ at the Mark Taper Forum. He was featured on Broadway & the European tour of the Tony award winning show BLACK & BLUE w/ Savion Glover and starred in Lincoln Centers’ DREAMS ON A SHOESTRING.
Some of his regional and touring credits include: THE HOT MIKADO, MS. EVERS BOYS, GOD’S FAVORITE, THE HOSTAGE, DREAMGIRLS , SOPHISTICATED LADIES, 5 GUYS NAMED MOE and Otis Sallid’s SPIRITUAL featuring Bebe Winans. Film: TEQUILA BODY SHOTS, LATE LAST NIGHT, STAR TREK 9, THE AMERICAN PRESIDENT, MALCOLM X and BASEKETBALL . TV: THE DISTRICT, STAR TREK VOYAGER, XFILES, SABRINA…, PARTY OF 5, THE JAMIE FOXX SHOW, MARTIN, THE TONIGHT SHOW, ALL MY CHILDREN,BABYLON 5, and HANGIN’ WITH MR. COOPER. Greg directed, created and choreographed the show La Feet for DISNEY’S CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE, did the tap Choreography for the NBC UPFRONT at Radio City Musical Hall, co-directed and choreographed numerous production numbers of TAP GIRLS at HARVEY’S CASINO and choreographed a section of OUT OF THE BOX on the Disney Channel.
Greg is a well known and sought after master tap teacher and choreographer who has taught at dance conventions all over the country and Canada. He has worked for TREMAINE DANCE CONVENTIONS, COMPANY DANCE, DANCE MASTERS OF AMERICA, SHOWSTOPPERS, TRIPLE THREAT, 5678 SHOWTIME & THE SURREY FESTIVAL OF DANCE .
Greg just finished producing his first full length feature film RUNT which has been winning many awards on the film festival circuit and currently has a distribution deal.