Matthew Anctil
Training: Boston Youth Moves (dir. Jimmy Viera/Jeannette Neill, Dorothy Rogers Conneely scholarship recipient), The Ailey School (Oprah Winfrey Scholarship recipient). National Tours/Arena: Radio City Christmas Spectacular; Bway/Off-Bway: Ticket To Ride (Jude/Dance Supervisor), Broadway Bares 18/19/Solo Strip: Naughty and Nice/Classics, PLATFORMS: NYMF '07 (Doug), Fire Island Dance Festival 14; Stephen Schwartz: Making Music (dir. Chet Walker); Company/Concert: Gilmore Boyz (current member/creative assistant- dir. Vernard Gilmore) WalkerDance (current member- dir. Chet Walker), Max Luna III Dance Co. (soloist/Italian tour assistant), Jeff Shade Dance Co., HopeBoykinDance (member/assistant), original member of BalletRox/Urban Nutcracker. Workshops: The Great White Way (Dance Captain), The Great Pretender (readings), Séance On A Wet Afternoon (Stephen Schwartz); Commercials/Industrials/Music Video: Valley Lodge “All Of My Loving” video, W.B. Mason, Royal Bank of Scotland, Stratus Technologies, Central Mass. Symphony, Exhibit for photographer David Liddell at the International Center for Photography, ACE Entertainment. Upcoming: Broadway Bares XX, Astaire Awards (Michael Jackson tribute). Premiered/served as creative assistant on numerous ballets for choreographers such as David Marquez, Chet Walker, Vernard Gilmore and Hope Boykin ("Go In Grace" for Ailey's 50th Anniversary).