Mark Meismer - Dance Instructor
Mark Meismer grew up in Orange County, California where he trained for four
years at the Orange County High School of the Arts. Mark has been dancing
professionally for fifteen years. Mark has danced and worked with artists such
as Celine Dion, Britney Spears, Ricky Martin, Madonna, Paula Abdul, Martina
McBride, and toured with Reba McEntire from 2000 to 2002.
Some of Mark's TV credits include: Dancing With The Stars; Scrubs; Will and
Grace; The George Lopez Show; Home Improvement; Mad About You; The Hughleys; The
MTV Video Music Awards; The American Music Awards; The VH1 Vogue Fashion
Awards; The Tonight Show with Jay Leno; and The Rosie O’Donnell Show.
Marks film credits include: Jackass 2; Austin Powers 2; Austin Powers 3 -
Goldmember; Starsky and Hutch; Gigli; North; and A Time For Dancing.
danced in commercials for Dr. Pepper, Reebok, Pepsi, Toyota and Frito Lay.
Mark is also an original member of Mia Michaels dance company “RAW” based out
of New York City. He was the assistant choreographer to Mia on Celine Dion’s
show “A New Day” in Las Vegas and assisted Mia on the fox TV reality show “So u
think u can dance”.
Mark was a faculty member of La dance magic for 9 years and currently teaches
master classes and workshops across the country. Mark has choreographed for the
TV shows “Scrubs” “Dancing With The Stars” and “The George Lopez show."
has had a very diverse career in concert dance and commercial dance. Mark
is currently the artistic director of his own contemporary/commercial dance
company called “Evolution” who are a residents of the OC pavilion, however his
biggest accomplishment and proudest achievement is being a dad to his beautiful
2 year old daughter Ryan.