Celebrity is excited to have Cat Cogliandro on our amazing faculty this year! Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Cat received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance from State University of New York at Purchase. Since then, Cat has worked with esteemed choreographers such as Cherice Barton, Al Blackstone, Tyce Diorio, Mike Esperanza, Jason Gorman, Juliette Irons, Sonya Tayeh, Teddy Tedholm, Jaci Royal and Andrew Winghart. Cat was a featured teacher in Dance Teacher Magazine’s “From Stage to Studio,” named one of Dance Spirit Magazine’s “Fresh Voices: Meet 13 Hot Young Choreographers” and a featured dancer in Dance SpiritMagazine’s “Dancers with Degrees.” You can also find her dancing in the movie Supporting Characters, directed by Daniel Schechter, as well as the newest The Neighbourhood music video, “R.I.P. 2 My Youth,” directed by Hype Williams and supervising choreographer, Ian Eastwood. Cat was also one of 10 choreographers chosen to compete in Nigel Lythgoe’s new competitive choreography show, Every Single Step. Cat is currently on faculty at both The Edge as well as The Movement Lifestyle in Los Angeles, and guest teaches at studios such as Broadway Dance Center, Millennium Dance Complex and Peridance Capezio Center. Cat travels between Los Angeles and New York, as she continues to teach nationally and internationally. She is also the creator of her own dance company, catastrophe!, and placed 2nd Runner Up at the 2015 Capezio A.C.E. Awards! Celebrity is thrilled for you to experience Cat’s talent and she is excited to share her unique style with you at Celebrity Conventions!