N A T H A N P E C K
Nathan Peck is a Director/Choreographer, Educator, and Performer raised in Plano, Texas and now based in New York City. He has been working in the entertainment industry for 30 years. As a performer, Nathan has worked in every facet of the industry: Broadway, Touring & regional theater, Cabaret, Film & Television, Theme Park, Cruise Line and Industrial. His extensive experience on both sides of the table, as performer and as creative, has given him a unique, well rounded perspective that informs all of his work.
Nathan has served as Director and Choreographer of Kinky Boots at North Carolina Theater, Ogunquit Playhouse, Music Theater of Wichita, and on Norwegian Cruise Line. His Ogunquit production won the 2019 Broadway World Maine awards for Best Musical, Best Director, Best Choreographer & Best Ensemble. He was Director of solo shows for Joey Taranto & Kyle Taylor Parker at Joe’s Pub, 54 Below & Greenroom 42. He choreographed Live from Lincoln Center: Stars in Concert featuring Annaleigh Ashford for PBS and was dance/movement consultant on the Broadway productions of You Can’t Take It With You, Sylvia and Our Mother’s Brief Affair. Nathan’s choreography has also been seen in The Secret Garden at ACT of Connecticut, Rider University’s production of Cabaret, the Actors’ Fund production of Mister Magoo’s Christmas Carol, Broadway Bares XXVIII and Joseph/Dreamcoat at Ridgefield Playhouse. His piece "Desperado" was featured in the BC Beat Choreographer's Showcase in NYC.
As Associate Director/Choreographer, Nathan has worked on Rock of Ages at Theatre Under the Stars in Houston and on the Helen Hayes award winning production of Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, based on the book by Mo Willems, at The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. He also served as Associate Choreographer for the NBC/Universal Upfronts "Bravocon" number featuring Andy Cohen and numerous Bravo reality celebrities.
As a performer, Nathan appeared in the original Broadway companies of Dance of the Vampires (Asst Dance Captain), Taboo, and La Cage aux Folles (1st revival, Dance Captain) as well as appearing in The Boy from Oz and the long running Wicked. Nathan also served as the original and closing Dance Captain of the Tony award winning Kinky Boots on Broadway helping Billy Porter, Wayne Brady, Todrick Hall, Brendon Urie, David Cook, Tyler Glenn and Tiki Barber to the stage.
Nathan is on Faculty with the Commercial Dance program at Pace University. He graduated from Oklahoma City University with a BPA in Dance Performance and received the university’s
2016 Distinguished Alumni Award for the Ann Lacy School of American Dance & Entertainment. Nathan has taught classes all over the US and serves as guest adjudicator for Break the Floor dance conventions and competitions.
Nathan's most recent work in
ACT of Connecticut's production of
May 18 - June 11, 2023