Andrea Schermoly | Choreographer

Andrea Schermoly Choreographer

Andrea Giselle Schermoly was born in South Africa.  She trained at the National School of the Arts, Johannesburg and on full scholarship at Rambert Ballet and Contemporary School and shortly thereafter on full scholarship at The Royal Ballet School, London.  She competed internationally as a member of The South African National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team.  She danced professionally for Boston Ballet Company and the Netherlands Dance Theater (1&2).  
Andrea Giselle Schermoly was born in South Africa.  She trained at the National School of the Arts, Johannesburg and on full scholarship at Rambert Ballet and Contemporary School and shortly thereafter on full scholarship at The Royal Ballet School, London.  She competed internationally as a member of The South African National Rhythmic Gymnastics Team.  She danced professionally for Boston Ballet Company and the Netherlands Dance Theater (1&2).  

Work

Work History

Andrea directed and choreographed a dance narrative film for The Ashley Bouder Project presented at The Joyce Theater, NYC, which went on to be presented by San Francisco Dance Film Festival.

In 2014 she choreographed at Lincoln Center for YAGP’s 15th anniversary gala evening on dancers Maria Kochetkova (principal San Francisco Ballet) and Joaquin de Luz (principal New York City Ballet). The piece has since been re-staged at ‘Buenos Aires International Dance Gala’ Argentina and ‘Stars of the 21st Century Gala’ in the Champs Élysées, Paris.

Andrea has choreographed for a number of feature films, commercials and music videos in Hollywood including ‘Beautiful Now’, ‘Bunheads’, Justin Bieber/Poo Bear and Deorro music video and choreographically assisted on projects as ‘Budweiser Superbowl Commercial’ and ‘Star Trek into Darkness’.

She has created work for principal dancers attending international galas including Ana Sophia Scheller (NYCB), Nicolai Gorodiski (PB), Chase Finlay (NYCB), Lauren Lovette (NYCB) and Adiarys Almeida.

She was awarded the “Outstanding Choreographer” award in 2012, 2013 and 2017 at Youth America Grand Prix.

Schedule of Upcoming Work

  • August 2018 – Cape Cod
  • September 2018 – New Zealand
  • February 2019 – Louisville Ballet
  • August 2018 – Cape Cod
  • September 2018 – New Zealand
  • February 2019 – Louisville Ballet
  • August 2018 – Cape Cod
  • September 2018 – New Zealand
  • February 2019 – Louisville Ballet
  • August 2018 – Cape Cod
  • September 2018 – New Zealand
  • February 2019 – Louisville Ballet
  • August 2018 – Cape Cod
  • September 2018 – New Zealand
  • February 2019 – Louisville Ballet