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|Occupation||Choreographer, Dancer, Actress|
Anita Mann (born 1946 in Detroit, Michigan) is an Emmy-award winning choreographer, as well as a dancer and actress. Mann has been honored by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences as one of America's top five contemporary choreographers. She is also the recipient of five Emmy Awards and accolades from every corner of the industry.
Her choreography credits include 5 seasons on the 1980s pop dance television show, Solid Gold, for which she was nominated twice for a Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Choreography, "The Muppets Go Hollywood" for which she was nominated for her first Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography, "The Cher Show", "The Jacksons", "The Academy Awards", "The Golden Globe Awards", "Academy of Country Music Awards", "The Miss America Pageant" which earned her her first Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography, "The People's Choice Awards", "The Grammy Hall of Fame", "The Emmy's", "The Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon" which earned her another nomination for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography, "The Great Muppet Caper", "Dick Clark's American Bandstand Live", "Sesame Street Live", "The Mighty Morphin Power Ranger Tour", "Snoopy's World of Magic", "Arthur Live Tour" as well as countless other live, film and television shows.
Mann is the Producer of the long running Las Vegas hit show "Fantasy" at the Luxor Hotel & Casino. She was the Coordinating Producer for the TV Series "Dirty Dancing" which Lionsgate produced for the WE Channel. She has worked with Comcast on their "Get Up and Dance" and "Fantasy Dance Camp" series available at Comcast On Demand. Mann is also the Producer of the pre-school animated musical webisode series "itty bitty HeartBeats" recently re-launced and distributed by TV3 Global, LLC as well as the musical "Imagine This" at the New London Theatre in London's West End.
Anita Mann has danced with and choreographed for Elvis Presley, Lucille Ball, Michael Jackson, Davy Jones and countless other stars while maintaining a four decade relationship with all the major networks.
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