Hailing from the Midwest, David Terry is a dancer, singer, model and actor currently residing in New York. He has been seen performing on stage and national television with numerous artists including pop diva Madonna, Bastille, Neil Patrick Harris, the cast of SNL, and Shaun T. David's passion for performing has taken him around the world to train with Popin Pete (of the Electric Boogaloos), Mr. Wiggles (of The Rock SteadyCrew and ElectricBoogaloos), Anthony King (choreographer of Michael Jackson's "Thriller" on London's West End), and New York choreographer and artist development expert Robin Dunn. He has studied acting, voice, and dance at Pineapple Studios in London, Queen Mary University of London, DePauw University in Indiana, and in New York The Ailey SchoolBroadway Dance Center, and Steps On Broadway. David recently finished performing as an ensemble member as well as the lead male track in the Off-Broadway hit, Queen of The Night.

 

HEIGHT: 6’3"

WEIGHT: 195

HAIR: Light Brown

EYES: Brown

        

TELEVISION

BEST TIME EVER WITH NPH                        Dancer/Guest Talent                                    Neil Patrick Harris/NBC

TODAY SHOW-‘BASTILLE’                           Back Up Vocalist                                          NBC/Virgin Records

SNL- MUSICAL GUEST ‘BASTILLE’               Back Up Vocalist                                          NBC/Virgin Records

DAVID LETTERMAN- ‘BASTILLE’                  Back Up Vocalist                                          CBS/Virgin Records

CIZE- SHAUN T. WORKOUT VIDEOS           Dancer/Fitness model                                  Shaun T/Beach Body

SNL- “WHITE CHRISTMAS” SKETCH            Church Choir Member                                  Paul Rudd/NBC

MADONNA HALFTIME SHOW- SB 46          Gladiator/Model                                            Madonna/NBC/NFL

PEPSI HALFTIME SHOW-SHOW                   Ryan Tannehill dance double                       Pepsi/NBC/NFL 

‘REFLECTIONS’ MUSIC VID.                         Principal Dancer                                            Isabel Rose

 

THEATER

QUEEN OF THE NIGHT                                 Male Lead/Ensemble                                    Diamond Horseshoe, NYC 

SPRING AWAKENING- Midwest Premiere     Melchior                                                        Phoenix Theatre/Indpls, IN

THE OEDIPUS PROJECT                               Hamon                                                          Theatre Now, NYC

CHICAGO                                                      Ensemble/US Billy                                         Beef & Boards/Indpls, IN

LES MISERABLES                                          Enjorlas                                                          Summer Stock/Indpls, IN

LEGALLY BLONDE                                        Chad/Dewey/Kyle                                          Beef & Boards/Indpls, IN

DISNEY’S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL              Jock/Ensemble                                             Athenaeum, Indpls, IN

FUNNY THING… FORUM                               Protean/Courtesan                                        Athenaeum, Indpls, IN

LARAMIE PROJECT                                       Multiple Characters                                       DePauw University, IN

TOMMY                                                         Local Lad/Ensemble                                      DePauw University, IN

 

TRAINING

DEPAUW UNIVERSITY- B.M.A. in Music (Vocal Performance), Minor in Theatre/Communications

QUEEN MARY UNIVERSITY OF LONDON- Theatre and Film studies

PINEAPPLE DANCE STUDIO LONDON

AILEY EXTENSION NYC

STEPS ON BROADWAY NYC

BROADWAY DANCE CENTER NYC

DANCE: Robin Dunn, Luam, Popin Pete, Mr. Wiggles, Tweetie, Willdabeast Adams, Debbie Grammel

ACTING: Gigi Fenlon, Steve Timm, Caroline Good, Andrew Hayes, Amy Hayes

VOICE: Marlon Saunders- NYC, Dr. Caroline Smith, Dr. Steven Rickards, Stuart Barr- London, Royal Academy of Music, Stephanie Samaras- NYC 

 

 

SPECIAL SKILLS    

Hip hop (dance), Cyr Wheel, Graffiti Artist, Horse-back riding, Photography, Ice Skating, Roller blading, Ice Hockey, Hapkido, Jiu Jitsu, Stage combat (hand to hand), Firearms, Snowboarding, Popping (Dance), Impressions, Swing dance, Basic Tumbling, Wake boarding, Rock climbing  

Languages - Japanese   Dialects - Mid-West, New York, New England, Southern, Australian, English RP, Cockney

Photo Credit:

Emilia Pare

Steven Trumon Gray

Chad Wagner

Ricardo Nelson

Christopher Duggan