Emmy award-nominated choreographer and creative director to the stars Laurieann Gibson, shares her expertise with many hopefuls as they embark on the moment of their lives in Born to Dance: Laurieann Gibson premiering Tuesday, August 2 at 10:00 p.m.
Over eight weeks Gibson unleashes her hottest choreography and signature tough love to give these 20 aspiring young dancers the tools they need to take their careers to the next level and battle it out for the number one spot and the ultimate prize of $50,000.
From week to week, they dance their way through a variety of creative challenges including: a music video competition, a commercial, and ultimately the chance to perform live with Lady Gaga in front of a packed arena in The Monster Ball Tour.
Gibson has worked with A-list performers from Sean “Diddy” Combs to Alicia Keys and most recently directed HBO’s “Lady Gaga Presents Monster Ball Tour: At Madison Square Garden,” for which she was nominated for an Emmy.
Born to Dance: Laurieann Gibson is produced by BET Networks with executive producers Laurieann Gibson and The Ted & Perry Company.
BET Networks, a subsidiary of Viacom Inc., is a leading provider of entertainment, music, news and public affairs television programming for the African-American audience.