Introducing... Tammie Johnston
Tammie, a graduate from the University of California, Berkeley (2007), has extensive training in dance styles ranging from jazz/lyrical, ballet, modern, hip-hop, African, bollywood and gymnastics. She can be seen on the television show American Dreams (Universal) and has performed live with comedic pop star Weird Al Yankovic during his "Running with Scissors" tour. She has choreographed and performed in both the MTV music video for avant-garde rock band The Autumns, as well as choreographed and performed live with the shape-shifting punk rock collective The Sound of Animals Fighting, whose last two albums charted at Billboard. Tammie assisted Kobi Rozenfeld with Beyonce's "Scared of Lonely" choreography in the "I am Sasha Fierce" tour of 2009 and has performed live with international celebrities such as India's pop diva,
Kavita Krishnamurty, and Israel's most cherished singer, RITA. Regional Theatre credits include- Crazy for you (Mitzi), Cats (Tantomile), and the first regional production of Disney’s Tarzan
(ensemble/ariel and tumbling Ape). Other live performances include appearances in Jacques Heim’s Diavolo Dance Theater (KA-Cirque du Soliel), Christina Woodard's IN*Formation and Debra Brockus' Spectrum. The last two choreographed by Denise Leitner (Tommy, Fairy Tales
Across the World). She can be seen in numerous performances nationally and internationally with Blue 13 dance Co. (Director Achinta McDaniel) as well as Keshet dance Co. (Director Genie
Benson). She was a dance coach for the award winning West Ranch Dance Team and taught at several dance studios in Southern California.