jesse robb. choreographer.
An honors graduate of NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, Jesse Robb has worked continuously in theatre and dance companies internationally since he was seventeen.
Jesse most recently choreographed a sold-out production of Ragtime for the Ogunquit Playhouse that Terry Teachout of the Wall Street Journal called "a first rate piece of work."
Jesse is currently the Associate Choreographer for the Tony-Nominated 2017 Revival of Miss Saigon and The Cher Show. For Saigon, he staged the performance on the Tony Awards Broadcast and will remount the show for the subsequent North American tour in the fall of 2018. The Cher Show will have its world premiere at the Oriental Theater in Chicago in Spring of 2018 before arriving on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theater fall of 2018.
Jesse has choreographed production numbers for the Turner Classic Movie channel based on the classic films The Bandwagon, Anything Goes, and An American in Paris. He has also created original production numbers for EDANZA in Montreal and for Disney Cruise Line. As an associate, Jesse has worked with Lisa Shriver on Beauty and the Beast at North Shore Playhouse, Cabaret at Cape Playhouse, and Disney's The Golden Mickeys.
As a resident choreographer and performer, Jesse worked on Cirque Du Soleil's Zumanity, the original North American companies of We Will Rock You, Dirty Dancing, and The Lord of the Rings. He can also be seen on film/tv in the BRAVO film Nureyev, CBC's Canticum Canticorum, 2007's Hairspray, and the CW's Reign.