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Michael Smuin (1938–2007)

Michael Smuin was born on October 13, 1938 in Missoula, Montana, USA. He is known for his work on Dracula (1992), The Golden Child (1986) and A Walk in the Clouds (1995). He was married to Paula Tracy Smuin. He died on April 23, 2007 in San Francisco, California, USA. See full bio »

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 1997 A Simple Wish (choreographer: dancing sequence)
 1985-1997 Great Performances (TV Series) (choreographer - 2 episodes)
- 'Cinderella' from the San Francisco Ballet (1985) ... (choreographer)
 1995 A Walk in the Clouds (choreographer)
 1995 The Fantasticks (choreographer)
 1994 Angie (choreographer)
 1993 The Joy Luck Club (choreographer)
 1993 So I Married an Axe Murderer (choreographer)
 1992 Dracula (choreographer: movement for the brides)
 1989 Fletch Lives (choreographer)
 1987 Corridos: Tales of Passion & Revolution (TV Movie) (choreographer)
 1986 Royal Society Jazz Orchestra (TV Special) (creative consultant) / (dance coordinator)
 1986 The Golden Child (advisor: dancing can movement)
 1984 The Cotton Club (principal choreographer)
 1983 Rumble Fish (special choreography)
 1978-1981 Great Performances: Dance in America (TV Series) (choreographer - 2 episodes)
- San Francisco Ballet: The Tempest (1981) ... (choreographer)
- San Francisco Ballet: Romeo and Juliet (1978) ... (choreographer)
  McCloud (TV Series) (associate artistic director - 1 episode, 1975) (choreographer - 1 episode, 1975)
- The Man with the Golden Hat (1975) ... (associate artistic director: San Francisco Ballet) / (choreographer: 'Schubertiade')
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 1988 The 42nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Choreography

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Other Works:

He directed Duke Ellington's musical, "Sophisticated Ladies," at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre on Broadway in New York City with Maurice Hines, Judith Jamison, and Phyllis Hyman in the cast. See more »

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