Tony Testa started dancing at 8 years old, studying Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Contemporary, Breaking, & Hip-Hop in his hometown of Fort Collins, CO. From an early age he assisted the classes that his mom would teach, and soon enough he had unveiled a passion for choreography.
Since moving to LA in 2005, Tony has choreographed for Janet Jackson, Kylie Minogue, Britney Spears, Demi Lovato, Nicki Minaj, Versace, Skechers, Toyota, SYTYCD, Disney, Nickelodeon, & with Michael Jackson on his final project, This Is It.
In addition to choreography, Tony's career as a Creative Director has taken off. One Direction for Saturday Night Live and Season One of The Voice UK were his most recently directed pieces. He was the Associate Director for Kylie Minogue's "Aphrodite: Les Folies" World Tour, he Co-Directed the opening of the 2011 American Music Awards's with NICKI MINAJ & DAVID GUETTA, & just flew back from S. Korea after writing and directing a world tour for Kpop group EXO in May of 2014.
Aside from the pop industry, Tony is now exploring activism & social awareness through his work. His installation at the LACMA Museum & speeches for CSU & TEDx were both for the sole purpose of raising awareness about the effects of over-fishing.