Kevan Allen’s creative reputation is constantly growing as he continues to conceive, choreograph, style and direct many acclaimed shows for a large number of clients throughout the world. He has made successful ventures into all aspects of the industry from the corporate world to the theatre/music & film industry, always succeeding by bringing his unique and imaginative skills to the relevant project
He made his choreographic & directional debut at the age of 17 with the conception & creation of Beauxartz, the first independent dance company to feature in a ten week television series for Channel 4, UK. Since then he has become one of the most dynamic contributors to choreography today and his extensive body of work can be seen across the board with major recording artists such as Kylie Minogue, Bryan Ferry & Tom Jones, many commercials & corporate events for varied clients such as Nike, Sony, Samsung & Walt Disney and as a much sort after creative director for many live special events and gala’s around the world.
Throughout his career he has had the pleasure of working with Music & Theatre artists such as Elton John, Duran Duran, Josh Groban, Olivia Newton John, Tim Minchin, Maria Friedman, Ruthie Henshall and Idina Menzel, whilst his film work includes “13 going on 30” with Jennifer Garner & Andy Serkis and the Disney animation feature “Chicken Little”.
Kevan’s varied television career has involved work on high profile shows such as Americas Got Talent, So You Think You Can Dance and The Graham Norton Show. Kevan also worked closely with Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber as he searched for a Dorothy on the TV series “Over the Rainbow” for his west End production of The Wizard of OZ - having previously helped Andrew find a Joseph and his Technicolor Dreamcoat on “Any Dream will Do” and a Nancy and an Oliver with “I’d Do Anything” for producer Cameron Mackintosh’s revival of Oliver. Kevan was also the featured choreographer on the British & Russian version of the hit TV Series “Popstars” – leading the winning group in both countries to break records within the music industry and to become triple platinum-selling artists.
Theatre includes Jesus Christ Superstar; The Taming of the Shrew; Chess in Concert; The Winslow Boy; The Wonderful World of Captain Beaky; Titanic; Sondheim Tonight; Urinetown; My One & Only and The Royal Variety Show amongst others.
Hugo Boss chose Kevan to be their featured choreographer & face for their Global Ad Campaign and he has a high profile amongst the media, often being sort after for interviews and contributions for various television shows.