(Creator, Artistic Director and Choreographer)
Ian is best known for his long run in Billy Joel and Twyla Tharp’s musical Movin’ Out on Broadway. A New Orleans native, he started dancing as a child, studying ballet with Harvey Hysell and Diane Carney in New Orleans and in New York City. He danced lead roles in The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty and many other ballets, as well as being a guest dancer, teacher and choreographer in companies across the United States. While still performing, Ian earned a degree in English Literature from Tulane University. He is the co-creator of Dino-Light, the family show that continues to delight audiences around the world. Ian has appeared on television with Lightwire Theater on Season 7, semi-finals of America’s Got Talent, TF1’s The Best: Le Meilleur Artiste in France and on the series premiere of truTV’s Fake Off.