Musical Theater & Jazz
JOEY ORTOLANI (@joeyorto) is thrilled to join Front Row Talent! Most recently Joey was seen on Good Morning America dancing with Disney’s new movie musical FREAKY FRIDAY! Also recently, he was a company member for Josh Prince’s Broadway Dance Lab. His favorite professional stage credits include the Broadway First National Tour of Susan Stroman’s Bullets Over Broadway, Bullets Over Broadway(dance captain/ensemble) at Ogunquit Playhouse starring Sally Struthers & Vincent Pastore, Crazy For You(Custus/ Zangler u/s) &West Side Story(Indio) (Finger Lakes MTF), How to Succeed…(Peterson, Finch u/s, Theatre By The Sea), CHICAGO(Harry, Arts Center Coastal Carolina), Saturday Night Fever & Hairspray (Royal Caribbean Cruise Line), and The Four Piano Men (Palace Theatre, NH). He’s also been seen dancing on television on Saturday Night Live (Jimmy Fallon) as well as a featured dancer in national commercials in Japan & India. He’s currently a dance instructor/ choreographer at numerous competitive dance studios across the north east and Long Island where his choreography has won multiple top Choreography and High Score awards for the last 10 years. In 2018, he launched his own costume & event wear design brand Oliveri Designs specifically for competitive dancers and industry professionals (@oliveridesigns).