Christian Vincent

Lecturer

Jazz, Tap

Christian Vincent, a native of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, holds a BFA from Butler University and an MFA in Dance from the University of California, Irvine. As a dance performer, Christian has worked with musical artists such as Shakira, Ricky Martin, Chayanne, Mandy Moore, Geri Halliwell, Macy Gray, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Ashanti, Prince, Gloria Estefan, Britney Spears and Stevie Wonder, and he has served as dance captain for Madonna’s Drowned World Tour.

Vincent has danced in a variety of feature films including “She’s All That,” “Starsky and Hutch,” “Rent,” “The Wedding Planner,” “Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story,” “The Flintstones” in Viva Rock Vegas, “Miss Congeniality 2,” and “G.I. Joe: Retaliation.” His extensive television appearances include “Buffy,” Disney’s “Annie,” “Arrested Development,” “Baywatch,” “Mad TV,” “The George Lopez Show,” “Cold Case” and “Dancing with The Stars.” Additionally, he has appeared in commercials and print ads for Chevrolet, Muscle and Fitness Hers, and Verizon.

As a choreographer, dance coach and artistic director, Vincent has worked with directors David Fincher and Marc Webb, and has coached actors Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Sally Hawkins in dance for their film roles. Vincent’s commercial credits also include Target, AT&T, Nationwide Insurance, WalMart, Nestle Skinny Cow, CoverGirl with Queen Latifah, Adidas and Subway. His television and film work can be seen in 500 Days of Summer and the global television series Canada Sings.

As an actor, Christian appeared in “Radiant Baby,” an off-Broadway production directed by George C. Wolf. He has made appearances on “Smallville;” “Center Stage 2” as Harris Webb; J. J. Abrams’ hit series “Fringe,” as The Archangel Michael; the ABC Family show “Fallen;” the Lifetime movie “Sins of the Mother;” and the sci-fi show “Continuum.” Christian is best known for his role as Ricky on the MTV Logo television series “Noah’s ARC.”

Christian enjoys inspiring the next generation of dancers, and currently teaches for the dance conventions LA Dance Magic and Triple Threat Dance Convention.