Jason Wise, mentored by nine time Tony Award-winning legend Tommy Tune, has established himself as one of New York’s most exciting young director/choreographers.
Recent credits include the 50th Anniversary Concert of Fiddler on the Roof honoring Sheldon Harnick starring BD Wong, Stephanie J. Block, Len Cariou, Tovah Feldshuh, Jane Monheit & Linda Lavin (Choreographer), National Tour of 4 Girls 4, starring Andrea McArdle, Donna McKechnie, Faith Prince, Leslie Uggams & Maureen McGovern (Associate Choreographer); Bayside! The Saved By The Bell Musical, currently running off-Broadway at Theater 80 and featured on the NYTimes critics Pick list featuring the original Mr. Belding, Dennis Haskins and original Screech, Dustin Diamond (Choreographer & Associate Director); Michael John LaChiusa's See What I Wanna See at The Producers Club (Director/Choreographer) and the original East Village production and subsequent Midtown Off-Broadway transfer of Showgirls: The Musical! starring Rena Riffel (Choreographer & Associate Director).
Jason's work has also been seen at special events such as the 2013 Rutgers Gala at New York Live Arts (starring Paige Davis), 4 years of Night of a Thousand Judy's starring Carolee Carmello, The Radio City Rockettes, Julia Murney, Sierra Boggess and Ashley Brown (Director & Choreographer), 54 BELOW Christmas Spectacular (starring Jackie Hoffman), and Ali Forney Center’s Broadway Beauty Pageant featuring Michael Urie, Andrea Martin and Billy Porter (Assistant Choreographer).
Jason is the Resident Choreographer at Ellen's Stardust Diner, home of New York’s world-famous singing wait staff. Adjudicator for Headliners National Dance Competition and Broadway Connection teacher. Master Classes in 39 States. As a performer, his roles include National Tours of both Disney's Beauty & The Beast (Carpet) and over 800 performances in Cats (Tumblebrutus), which was also seen in Canada, Columbia, Costa Rica, Panama and Venezuela.
Film and television credits include The Normal Heart (HBO), The Wolf of Wall Street (directed by Martin Scorsese), The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Smash (NBC), Pan Am (ABC) and a music video by The Ruse (Collide). Disney Cruise Lines (Wonder - Nassau, Bahamas). AMDA, French Woods, and Stagedoor Manor alumnus.