The Wilson brothers exemplify the definition of professionalism and versatility. Their choreographic style is a fusion of jazz, contemporary, hip-hop, and musical theatre. Their unique interpretation of music allows them to design captivating movement while mixing it with progressive visuals and staging. Marcel and Kevin Wilson both attended Oklahoma City University’s Ann Lacey School of Dance and Arts Management to pursue a degree in dance performance and choreography. Recently they were amongst the elite honorees to receive Oklahoma City University’s Distinguished Alumni Award for their contribution in the entertainment industry.
They both have performed with artists such as Madonna, Beyonce, Whitney Houston, Lenny Kravitz, Mandy Moore, and Mary J. Blige. They also have toured the world with icons such as Janet Jackson (All For You & Damita Jo Promotional), Britney Spears (Onyx Hotel), Christina Aguilera (Stripped & Back 2 Basics), Donny & Marie Osmond’s Christmas Show at the Pantages Theatre, and Cher (Final Farewell). Musicals include Broadway’s “The Lion King,” “Guys and Dolls,” “42nd Street,” Rock of Ages,” and “The Radio City Rockettes Christmas Spectacular.” From stage to screen they can be seen in films and television shows such as “Dream Girls,” “A Christmas Carol” starring Jim Carey, “Blades of Glory,” Austin Powers Goldmember,” Will & Grace,” “Weeds,” “Scrubs,” and the Academy Awards.
Marcel is proud to have been choreographer for the Daytime Emmy award winning, “Wayne Brady Show,” which also won the American Choreography Award for Best Choreography. He also had the honor to choreograph his solo and perform with Wayne Brady at “NYC Pops” at Carnegie Hall. His work can also be seen on a revolutionary online magazine cover created for ipad and iphone.
For the last three seasons, Kevin has been associate choreographer on the ground breaking hit show “So You Think You Can Dance" and for Cher at the Colosseum in Las Vegas. Kevin was assistant chorographer for the movie “Rock Of Ages” and personal dance coach for Tom Cruise. He also assisted Emmy Award-winning choreographer, Mia Michaels on “Dancing With the Stars” and “So You Think You Can Dance.”
Their contribution as associate choreographers can be seen with artists such as Mariah Carey, Cher, Drew Carey, and Christina Aguilera. As Choreographers they have worked with Juan Luis Guerra, Paulina Rubio, Wayne Brady on his Las Vegas show “Making It Up,” as well as his remarkable performance on “ABC’s Dancing With The Stars.” In addition, their work can be seen on “America’s Got Talent,” “Your Chance To Dance,” and “Nickelodeon’s Halo Awards” featuring Iluminate. They have choreographed for the world renowned “Show In The Sky” at the Rio Hotel Casino and Resort and at Aria, Bellagio, Wynn, and Atlantis Hotel and Resort in the Bahamas for their New Year Eve Extravaganza’s. At sea their work can be seen in “Royal Caribbean’s Saturday Night Fever.” The Wilson Brothers were thrilled to have choreographed for Amway on Pearl Harbor and the Ringling Brother’s Barnum & Bailey’s Circuses “Dragons” and “Built to Amaze”. They continue to evolve through their art form and push the boundaries of dance to new heights.