DANNY TRUJILLO (DANNY T)
Theater: Musical Theater, Jazz, Choreographer & Director
Daniel Trujillo, or Danny T as many know him, is an extremely versatile entertainer with over 22 years of experience performing in and creating multiple artistic mediums. He is recognized for his dynamic creative energy, professionalism, loyalty and overall commitment to the entertainment industry.
His professional experiences range from choreographer and director to lead singer, lead male dancer, dance captain and company manager for many productions aboard cruise ships, casinos, regional theatre and various national touring stage shows.
As a performer he has worked with notable names such as: Rita Moreno, John Raitt, Stephanie J Block, Diana Ross, Jennifer Holiday, Kristine W and Paula Abdul. Favorite musical roles include: Curly (Oklahoma!), Sasha (Fiddler on the Roof), Bernardo (West Side Story), Brian (Have a Nice Day-Off Broadway), Mervin (Musicals America’s Beauty and the Beast) and Edna Turnblad (Hairspray).
Choreography credits range from musicals, cruise ship revues, and theme parks to commercials, industrials and corporate entertainment for clients such as: Seventeen Magazine, Toshiba, Firestone, Conoco, CITGO, Addidas, Nike and Coca Cola. He is currently the in house director and choreographer for Metropolis Productions through which he became choreographer for The Tri Wizard Rally at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter -Universal Studios Orlando.
As a dance educator he has taught and choreographed for studios, schools and private organizations nation wide. He was on staff in the dance department for performing arts high school- New School for the Arts in Tempe, AZ. He was also helped create and was Assistant Director for the inaugural season of Gravity Jazz Dance Theatre- a professional jazz dance company in Phoenix Az. His teaching style provides an enriching and technical syllabus as well as choreography in Jazz, Musical Theatre, Lyrical and Funk styles for various performances.
Originally from Phoenix, Arizona he now resides in Orlando, Florida where he continues to fulfill his love and passion for this amazing industry.